Wonderful Creations

The Textiles department Fashion Show

GCSE and A-level Textiles students took to the stage in the Croston Theatre as they participated in the annual Textiles department Fashion Show. The students presented their designs to a proud audience of parents, staff and students.

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This year, students took inspiration from a number of styles including futuristic fashion and vintage vibes. 2016 also saw Westholme’s first animal wear piece be previewed; a cat coat to protect the animal from hazards of the night. With new additions to the technology department, A-level students were also able to incorporate laser cutting technology in to their pieces for the first time.

Pre-show, the Textiles department was a hive of activity as students helped each other get into their outfits. The designs were either modelled by the students who created them, or by a willing friend. Well done to all the girls who took to the stage, you all walked with such confidence!

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Sixth Form students Elysia Kenyon and Pippa Sloan compered the show and provided the audience with information on the themes and ideas behind the designs.

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Congratulations to everyone who was involved in the show, and well done on your fabulous creations!