PMSA Trip 2019: Danielle Matthews

Each week, Whitecliffe Fashion Tech students will have their unique PSMA Indian journey highlighted as they’re immersed in international issues and culture – this week, we feature Auckland student Danielle Matthews. Hello readers, my name is Danielle and I will be writing this weeks instalments of the Whitecliffe Fashion Tech PMSA Scholarship to India blog. That was really long and formal and don’t worry I’m only doing … Continue reading PMSA Trip 2019: Danielle Matthews

PMSA Trip 2019: Fabric manufacturing and weaving

Each week, Whitecliffe Fashion Tech students will have their unique PSMA Indian journey highlighted as they’re immersed in international issues and culture – this week, we feature Auckland student Josie Williams. Coming from New Zealand, where we don’t have big factories and work rooms, I’m so grateful to have the opportunity to experience this environment. On Tuesday 2nd of July, we visited a weaving mill in … Continue reading PMSA Trip 2019: Fabric manufacturing and weaving

PMSA trip 2019: The love for design, colour and print

Each week, Whitecliffe Fashion Tech students will have their unique PSMA Indian journey highlighted as they’re immersed in international issues and culture – this week, we feature Wellington student Angelika Olsen. Tamil Nadu is the heart of textile production in India. Out of this southern state comes 33 percent of all woven and knitted textiles for the country. In the Erode district alone, many towns have … Continue reading PMSA trip 2019: The love for design, colour and print

PMSA trip 2019: Sights, smells and photoshoots

Each week, Whitecliffe Fashion Tech students will have their unique PSMA Indian journey highlighted as they’re immersed in international issues and culture – this week, we feature Wellington student Michelle Israelson. From the moment my fellow Whitecliffe Fashion Tech students and I set foot in India, we became super models.  We have been hounded by the paparazzi (tutors, staff, students and strangers on the street) who … Continue reading PMSA trip 2019: Sights, smells and photoshoots

Gallery: The Resene NZ Fashion Tech Colour of Fashion 2019

The 17 finalists in 2019 – ten from Auckland and seven from Wellington – will attend a glamorous opening night at New Zealand Fashion Week on 29 August where the Resene Designer Runway will open with their designs – dresses, jumpsuits, shorts – in an explosion of vibrant colour. See the selection below. MEDIA RELEASE: Bringing colour to the charcoals and nudes of Fashion Week Continue reading Gallery: The Resene NZ Fashion Tech Colour of Fashion 2019

Media Release: Bringing colour to the charcoals and nudes of Fashion Week

In six years, since the Resene NZ Fashion Tech Colour of Fashion project began, over 75 students of fashion have been catapulted into the big-time. The 2019 crop of fresh talent faced the judges in June. Judging Day saw 39 extraordinary works of silk paraded by models in this season’s palette of fashion colours from Resene. See the full gallery: The Resene NZ Fashion Tech … Continue reading Media Release: Bringing colour to the charcoals and nudes of Fashion Week

PMSA trip 2019: Welcome to India!

Being awarded a Prime Minister’s Scholarships for Asia (PMSA) is a once in a lifetime opportunity, one which 15 Whitecliffe New Zealand Fashion Tech students are the lucky recipients of for 2019. The level 5 Diploma in Apparel and Fashion Technology students, seven from Auckland and eight from Wellington, are travelling to Bannari Amman Institute of Technology (BIT) in India as part of their Indian Apparel … Continue reading PMSA trip 2019: Welcome to India!

NZFT Grads: Jerome Taylor at Harbin Fashion Week

Since graduating from NZ Fashion Tech in 2015, Jerome Taylor has seized every opportunity possible and has developed an impressive portfolio. Having shown at New Zealand Fashion Week for the past three years in a row, debuting at Vancouver Fashion Week last year and showcasing at Harbin Fashion Week earlier this year, it’s clear to see that Taylor is serious about taking his brand, Not … Continue reading NZFT Grads: Jerome Taylor at Harbin Fashion Week