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Learn New Skills This Lockdown!


Newsletter 17th February 2021

At Home Learning

Learn new skills this lockdown! The classroom maybe closed but thanks to the beauty of technology learning can still take place. We have teamed up with the well-established online learning provider for the fashion sector eTelestia to provide a range of online courses that learners can complete in their own time. Take your pick from online pattern cutting to technical drawing, upgrade your skills and get support from a qualified tutor who is on hand through this e-learning platform.

A former eTelestia learner commented: “In this world of everything online and everything digital you can be a bit on your own. It is difficult to find a good class where you are able to find online access and to work to your own schedule with the support of a human being, who can direct you, correct your mistakes and help you to progress quicker. I really found this with eTelestia.”

Learning from Home eTelestia Online Courses (tap the links for more info):O

Pattern Making – Womenswear

Pattern Making – Menswear

Fashion Design Technical Drawing

Level 2 Telestia Diploma in APD 

London Fashion Week Online

Catch up with all the latest designer collections with the digital version of London Fashion Week which opens this Friday 19th and runs until Tuesday 23rd February.

The gender neutral showcase will host 94 designers across menswear and womenswear including the likes of Burberry, Molly Goddard, Roksanda, Simone Rocha and Temperley London. Visit www.londonfashionweek.co.uk from 9.45am for all the action.

Please Note…Fashion Studio Rates Increase

To all Fashion Studio clients just to inform you that we need to make a small increase to our digitising rates to £27.50p/h. This will come in to effect from the 18th March. The team remain committed to providing a cost effective, high standard service.  For any Fashion Studio enquiries on patterns, sampling and short-run production please contact: fashionstudio@fashion-enter.com

New Date For Free Dissertation Zoom Session

Our free Zoom seminar specifically tailored for students in the process of writing their dissertations on the UK garment manufacturing industry has been re-scheduled for Tuesday 16th March 10 – 11am.

Fashion-Enter CEO Jenny Holloway and Production Director Caroline Ash will provide a brief introduction and overview of the company explaining who we work with and our expansion plans. Jenny and Caroline will then talk openly about factories in the UK, working with retailers, the challenges around operating a fully compliant factory, why unethical practices do occur, the difference between UK production and overseas and much more.

Numbers are limited, to attend please email jenni@fashion-enter.com with your University, course, title of dissertation and up to five questions. You will then be sent the zoom invite details. 

Galentine’s Giveaway – The Winners

Congratulations to @holly_dennett a FCFabricStudio voucher is heading your way and to @oliviacourtneyx on winning a Belles of London voucher – happy shopping.

Masterclasses & Courses

4 Strategies to Give You a Positive Mindset (free – online)

How To Do Your Own PR with Rosie Davies-Smith (online)

Zoom Session for Students Writing Dissertations on UK Manufacturing (free – online)

Gerber AccuMark 3-day Course for Beginners

Sustainable Fabric Sourcing with Mark Dodds (online)

Fabric Swatch of the Week

Just in a new range of sports and gym wear lycra which is 70% recycled and manufactured in Italy! Available now from the FCFabricStudio at £9 per metre.

On FashionCapital This Week

Unwanted Stock Required by the British Heart Foundation

And Finally…

Did you know today is Random Acts of Kindness Day? #RandomActsofKindnessDay Everyone could do with more kindness in their lives – for inspiration and ideas on how you can pass on your kindness visit: https://www.randomactsofkindness.org/

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