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Queensland designers inducted in DIA Hall of Fame

Congratulations to Queensland fashion designers Pamela Easton and Lydia Pearson who were inducted in the Design Institute of Australia’s (DIA) Hall of Fame. The Design Hall of Fame Program celebrates the work of eminent designers and their significant contribution to Australia’s economic development and cultural identity.  The following is the citation from the DIA website: … Read more

The Kombucha Project 2015

Fancy footwear is where it is at for first year QUT Fashion Design students. The students have been experimenting with a natural and sustainable substance called Kombucha as part of a design brief to fabricate shoes. Kombucha is produced by fermenting green tea using a ‘symbiotic colony of bacteria and yeast’ or as it is better … Read more