Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Quotes from the press about the Fashion course success in the Scottish Fashion Awards 2012

Judy R Clark

"I noted a wealth of the SFA talent, from graduates to designers, have all been down to good old Galashiels to study at Heriot Watt University where I once studied myself, a great university which is sending the Scottish fashion elite out in force!"

Heriot-Watt University Talents Noticed For The Scottish Fashion Awards 2012

I am so proud to say that these are the students that have been noticed for their hard work by 
The Scottish Fashion Awards 2012. These 6 students from Heriot-Watt University have been 
choosen for "Scottish Graduate of The Year Award" which the award is sponsored by Marks & Spencer. 

"Shame to see David Black miss out on Scottish Graduate of the year, 
but Joanne Mcgillivary was a worthy winner"

Scottish Graduate of the Year:
Joanne McGillivary from Herriot Watt, 
David Black was awarded a high commended certificate.

Scottish Graduate of the Year – Joanne McGillivary from Herriot Watt

Scottish Graduate of the Year – Joanne Mcgillivary from Herriot Watt. 
David Black was also awarded a Highly Commended Certificate

Scottish Graduate of the Year – sponsored by Marks & Spencer –

Scottish Graduate - sponsored by Marks & Spencer – Joanne McGillivary from Heriot-Watt. 
David Black was also awarded a highly commended certificate

So we have made somewhat of a splash....

Scottish Fashion Awards and the winner is?

Joanne McGillivray is the Scottish Fashion Awards "Scottish Fashion Graduate of the year 2012"

Scottish graduate of the year Joanne McGillivary attends Scotland's most high-profile celebration of fashion and style which recognises scottish designers who have made a significant contribution to the industry at The Clyde Auditorium on June 11, 2012 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Congratulations to David Black with a highly commended certificate

Further congratulations should be given to the other School of Textiles and Design nominations in this category.

Congratulations also to William Chambers who was named as the "Scottish Accessory Designer 2012" ( for the second time!)

And finally congratulations to honorary graduate Colin Mcdowell who was named as 
"Fashion Ambassador 2012"

To see some sneak looks from the Scottish Fashion Awards click here

Friday, June 8, 2012

June 7th fashion show, Dovecot

So we had a very succesful show yesterday and if you follow the links below you will see the show and what goes on behind the scenes.



We would like to thank our two major sponsors MAC cosmetics and Charlie Miller Hair for an amazing look for the models, promoting the students work to the next level.
Our next outing is on Monday with the Scottish Fashion Awards