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More than 40 winks: textiles research supports a full night’s sleep
Pyjamas and doonas could be precisely tailored to our sleeping patterns to help give us a better night’s sleep, thanks to the innovative work of textiles researchers at RMIT.
Students excel in international textile competition
Textile student Ashleigh Hudswell has won an international textile design competition, with four other RMIT students highly commended.
Fashion festival dressed in style by RMIT alumni
RMIT fashion and design graduates are leading the way at the Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival, showcasing their work through a range of runways and exhibitions.
Alumni and students unite on entrepreneurial project
Students from the School of Fashion and Textiles have put their fashion and entrepreneurial skills into practice by collaborating with start-up bath product business, MUD.
Master of Fashion (Design) Graduate Showcase
The Masters of Fashion (Design) site showcases the unique body of work created by the designers over the course of their individual and collective journeys.
RMIT fashion graduate wins major global prize
RMIT fashion graduate Vlad Kanevsky has won the prestigious Australian Fashion Foundation scholarship including $20,000 and a six month internship at a fashion house in the US or Europe.
Fashion students best dressed at 2016 Australian Grand Prix
RMIT’s School of Fashion and Textiles has partnered with the Australian Grand Prix Corporation to deliver a special initiative showcasing the diverse designs of fashion students on a global stage.
Design collaboration sparks bright business ideas
RMIT design and business students have come together to launch Bright Sparks, a co-design project that aims to raise awareness and augment funding for adults with intellectual disabilities.
Fashion student’s dress of success
A dress designed by student Tom Lake has been put into production and sold through Melbourne store, Alpha60.
Window displays revive local retail spaces
Fashion merchandising students worked with a local council and retailers to rejuvenate empty store windows in a shopping strip in Melbourne's north.
Diesel helps RMIT fashion students reinvent denim
RMIT fashion students are working with Diesel and its creative powerhouses in a denim-centric project that could win them the chance to intern in Italy.