GFW Education Day successfulTuesday, 24 June 2008
The first Education Day of Graduate Fashion Week saw over 3,500 students from all over the country, visiting Earls Court 2 for fashion shows and careers advise. Jeff Banks, president, Graduate Fashion Week, opened the event, which was dedicated to the member universities promoting their individual courses and schools looking forward to a packed day of research, catwalk shows and careers education. During the day, visitors were able to see one of three Gala shows, as well as two Audiences with Careers Clinics, hosted by fashion expert and TV presenter Caryn Franklin.
Graduate Fashion Week has become one of the world’s largest showcases of young up and coming fashion and design. GFW celebrates the work of more than 1000 of the finest BA Degree fashion students from 49 member universities across the UK.