My first year at university is finally over! It’s been such an amazing one so far and I am so excited for Year 2. After months and months of our scent brand project, it has finally come to an end. You can view my task 4 individual report below. It’s an extended promotional plan for… Continue reading End of Year FCP, Portfolio and FLIP Degree Show!
I decided to create a short/quick list of a summary of my strengths/weaknesses and what I enjoyed and didn’t during my 1st year of being an FCP student. WHAT I ENJOYED/ STRENGTHS – I actually love being in charge and designing the presentations and reports. Just the feeling of presenting something that you’ve made and that… Continue reading Summer and Looking Back
I finally got the chance to see The Intern movie. When it came out in 2015, I’ve heard quite a few good things about it but I never really got the chance to see or even know the short gist of it. Nevertheless, a few weeks ago my friend and me decided to spend an… Continue reading The Intern
For our last FCP film club this year, we were treated to FUNNY FACE. A 1957 film starring Audrey Hepburn and Fred Alstaire set in the glamorous, glossy world of mid-century high fashion that served as the film’s backdrop. The plot mainly centered on a shop assistant who became a fashion model after an impromptu… Continue reading Funny Face
After months of research, planning and creating, we present to you..TRAIT. Essentially, the idea involves four fragrances for four different archetypes. Are you the explorer, sage, creator or lover? You can see our Brand Launch below, where we presented to our peers and lecturers last week. We had to take care of everything, from the brand… Continue reading Brand Presentation
When another brand collaborates with another for mutual benefits, there are multiple reasons for this. It can generate buzz/PR, move the brand into new markets, new product categories, audiences and distribution. It also creates a distinction between competitions and if done well, can improve a brand’s image and reputation. Another reason why fashion collaborations also… Continue reading Valentino and..Superheroes?
Take a journey with me as I step into each of their worlds to explore these inspirational, beautiful women and ask yourself -who will you be today? TEN WOMEN, YOUR MAKEUP WARDROBE, WHO WILL YOU CHOOSE? Before I go on to talk about the Makeup Wardrobe, I want to share a few insights and facts about… Continue reading Makeup Wardrobe
Am I the only one who delights in handwritten notes? In the age of emails, texts and tweets, there’s something irresistibly charming about receiving a personal letter in a mail. When everything is digital nowadays, the result of extra effort and attention to detail goes a long way. It’s rare, but the stationery lover… Continue reading The Handwritten Note
In the early days of our fragrance module, before even deciding which concepts to go for, I stumbled upon a fascinating (well, to me personally) insight that made me stop and investigate a bit more. Mintel observed that more and more people (especially women) are becoming interested in staying at hotels with a huge fashion element.… Continue reading Fashion Hotels
“I like to make people look as good as they’d like to look, and with luck, a shade better” — Norman Parkinson Parkinson is known for capturing the fashion world from the 40s through to the 90s, introducing innovative juxtapositions, unexpected props and exotic locations. His whimsical photography and quintessentially British charm made him the… Continue reading Norman Parkinson