Stories from fashion, textiles and interiors
Year of Health
It’s the ‘Year of Health’ for Heriot-Watt University and here at the School of Textiles and Design, we work on a number of health related research projects.
Live project with industry
Our third year BA (Hons) Design for Textiles students have been working on a live project with Cotton Incorporated.
A message from Orla Kiely
Some of our students were lucky enough to go to the preview of the Orla Kiely Exhibition in the Dovecot Studios in Edinburgh.
Design students selected for top award
Great news from our fourth year Design for Textiles students, Cara Fowles and Nicola Valente, who have both been awarded bursaries of £1500 each from the Worshipful Company of Framework Knitters.
We were lucky to have Dorothy Arnott visit the School to give an industry talk to our second year BA (Hons) Fashion Technology and BA (Hons) Fashion students, this week.
We said we’d keep you updated on the Cameron Smail Library textiles design competition and we now have our winning designs.
Anna Cuini, a graduate in MA Knitwear, from this year, has won another award for her tactile tartan, this time from the Society of British and International Design...
National Museums Live Project
Our BA (Hons) Fashion Communication students debuted their contemporary club wear at Museum Late: Rip It Up on Friday 16 November in Edinburgh.
Houses of Parliament Exhibition
Our recent BA (Hons) Fashion Communication graduate, Natalie Campbell, has been exhibiting her work at the Houses of Parliament last week.