Tipperary Students Qualify for Griffith College Reinvent Fashion Competition

Students from Scoil Mhuire, Greenhill, Carrick-on-Suir, Co. Tipperaryhave qualified for the prestigious Griffith College Reinvent Fashion Competition.

 

Students are tasked to research sustainable fashion and to design and construct one outfit using second hand garments to create a new piece of clothing.

 

The students will have their creations modelled on the Griffith Collegecampus in Dublin on 28th March where five students will be shortlisted to compete in the final on 23rd May at the Griffith College Creative Show.

 

The students from Tipperary will face other students from around the country in transition, fifth and sixth year as well as FETAC courses.

 

Commenting on the upcoming competition, Jane Leavey, head of Fashion Design at Griffith College said; “The Reinvent Fashion competition is something we very much look forward to in the design faculty. The talent and creativity in young designers never ceases to amaze us and each year we can spot Ireland’s designers of the future at this competition.”

 

“Sustainable fashion is something we place high importance on inGriffith College and we feel it is important for any student to understand this area and this competition certainly encourages them to do so,” she concluded.

 

Morgan The Agency will be on hand on 28th March to speak to the up and coming fashion designers and their models and they will also be scouting for any up and coming fashion models.

 

For more information please log on to www.gcd.ie

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