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SDC International Design Competition 2019 – West of England & South Wales Regional Heat

Date: 14 March 2019 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Location: SGS College Stroud Campus, Gloucestershire GL5 4AH


Entries are invited from fashion/textile design undergraduates across the the West of England and South Wales for the regional judging heat of the 2019 International Design Competition.  The heat will be kindly hosted by South Gloucestershire and Stroud College on Thursday 14th March from 1pm.

Selected students from entering institutions will present their design boards and sample garment/fabric to a panel of top industry specialists from the fashion and textile industry including

Catriona Stevenson, Global Responsible Materials Specialist at Clarks

Jenny Banks, Material Scientist (Wet suit recycling) at Finisterre

Chris Anderson, Head of Design at Clarks Originals

The winner will be announced at the end of the afternoon and will represent the region at the UK final in May.

For more information please contact Angela Ackroyd on 01274 761781 or email 

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