Jobs in the Fashion Industry

Fashion is a huge industry in the UK, it is worth £26 billion to the UK economy and is estimated to support 797,000 jobs. So it is obvious that there are many of fashion related jobs available to anyone interested. However, it is sometimes hard to know what area of the fashion industry to go into, which is

Interview with Fashion Illustrator Georgie St Clair

This week in the Tizz Tazz Spotlight is fashion illustrator Georgie St Clair. Georgie creates beautiful and elegant illustrations that I absolutely love! Read further to see more of her work, and learn about her journey to where she is today. PROFILE Name: Georgie St Clair Age: 37 Nationality: British Based in: Brighton, UK Q –

Interview with Graphic Artist & Designer Emma Shipley

This week in the Tizz Tazz Spotlight I have something a little different for you all. I was lucky enough to interview Graphic Artist and Designer Emma Shipley after I met her at London Fashion Weekend in September. I fell in love with her beautiful luxurious scarfs and thought it would be great to learn

Alternatives to University

Hey Guys, I thought today I would look at the different options that you have when it comes to leaving College or Sixth Form. A lot of emphasis is placed on going to University and getting a degree, but the truth is, University isn’t suitable for everyone! Some people may not be great at writing

Interview with Fashion Illustrator Dany Vo

This week we have the beautiful fashion illustrations of Dany Vo in the Spotlight. I’m a big fan of using watercolour in fashion illustrations, so I just love the way that Dany uses watercolour along with pen and ink to make his illustrations pop! Read on to find out more about his work and his

Routes into a Fashion Degree

Hey Guys, As you guys may or may not know, I have just started University studying Fashion Design! Its all very exciting and I can’t wait to see what the year has in store for me (I’m sure a lot of work!!). Anyway, I thought as some of you guys may be applying to University

Interview with Fashion Illustrator Rongrong De Voe

This week our fashion illustrator in the Tizz Tazz Spotlight is Rongrong De Voe. Its clear how talented Rongrong is just by looking at her work! I love her use of colour and watercolour to create stunning illustrations. Read more about her work and her journey to where she is today below. PROFILE  Name: Rongrong De

Interview with Fashion Illustrator Mélique Street

Our new talented fashion illustrator in the Spotlight is Mélique Street. I love these beautiful illustrations of different designer shows and looks. Read on to learn more about this amazing illustrator and her journey:  PROFILE   Name: Marina   Age: 24   Nationality: Russian    Based in: Milan, Italy   Q – Describe your illustration style. I’m constantly in

Interview with Fashion Illustrator Niki Pilkington

This week we have the talented Niki Pilkington in the Tizz Tazz Spotlight. I love Niki’s illustrations as they’re fun and beautifully drawn. Niki is certainly not afraid of colour in her illustrations which just make them even more exciting! Read on to learn more about her journey and her inspiration for her illustrations. PROFILE

Time Management Tips

One of the most important things I learnt from doing GCSE and A-Level Textiles is how important it is to manage your time well. When you are doing a creative course such as Textiles along-side more ‘academic’ courses such as English and Economics, it is easy to spend more time on your Textiles coursework than