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Plexal Is Set To Be Europe's Beating Heart Of Health, Sport, Fashion And Tech Innovation

Brooke Roberts-Islam | Posted 14.11.2016 | UK Tech
Brooke Roberts-Islam

The purity of the vision for Plexal arises from the stunning blank canvas and expansive space occupying the 68000 square feet ground floor of Here East, nestled into a corner of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic park overlooking Hackney Wick and bordering the canal, with impressive terraces looking out across London city.

Why Fashion Needs a Seat at the Table of Mainstream Education.

Francesco Loy Bell | Posted 03.02.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Francesco Loy Bell

This would inform people, spark an interest from a young age, and give a scope for creativity that is not currently present, without forcing people to solely study fashion. I am not putting other arts down, I am trying to bring fashion up to a similar position, and it is my belief that, with these changes in attitude and procedure, this is a very real possibility.

These Women Are the Reason I Wanted to Work in Fashion

Nellie Eden | Posted 15.10.2016 | UK Style
Nellie Eden

We all know that life should me more about flitting between five different platforms for five seconds at a time on your mobile. Which got me thinking, where's the place that girls my age can get real advice from their peers about how to be successful, amazing and sisterly?

The Grim Printer: How 3D Printed Guns Could Pave the Way for Illicit Weapons on Britain's Streets

Iain Overton | Posted 17.11.2013 | UK Tech
Iain Overton

3D printers are coming to Britain. This autumn Selfridges is offering a London-based printing workshop, allowing people to make 3D-printed statuettes of themselves. It's all very exciting, but - like most technology - it has a dark side too and has the potential to kill.

V&A Ban Students!

James Payne | Posted 18.05.2013 | UK Universities & Education
James Payne

Well not exactly 'ban' (that was just to get your attention) but they are changing the rules as to what students are allowed to do on their premises. Sketchpads in the temporary exhibitions are no longer allowed.

Hayley Scanlan Launch: HS Velvet Venom

Christina Miller | Posted 05.01.2013 | UK Style
Christina Miller

Hayley Scanlan (aka Scottish Designer of the Year) launched her diffusion line, HS, in association with V&A at Dundee on Saturday.

Your Guide To London Design Festival 2011

MyDaily | Posted 18.11.2011 | UK Style

The ninth annual London Design Festival is the biggest yet and with nearly 300 events taking place across the capital you might be struggling to know ...