‘I had no choice but to quit study and save my life’: A Syrian refugee’s road to graduation
Seven years after she was first accepted into dental school in Syria, Sidori Younan finally graduated at Melbourne’s Marvel Stadium in December, where she joined graduands from across RMIT’s vibrant global network.
Passion and talent on show at fashion graduate showcase
Inflatable clothing, suits embedded with a secret code, and a luxury aesthetic from plastic bags were some of the innovative creations showcased at the opening of MPavilion.
Meet the designer with her eyes on the prize
After winning a competition for her stand-out spectacles, one fashion student will see her eyewear designs come to life in Specsavers stores across Australia and New Zealand.
NYC-inspired designs a hit at Melbourne Fashion Week
An exclusive range of Beekeeper Parade bumbags using the New York-inspired designs of RMIT fashion students has been developed as part of a Melbourne Fashion Week event.
Meet Tamzin Rollason: Expert in sustainable fashion
Sustainable apparel is in vogue but is it the answer to fashion’s environmental footprint? Researcher Tamzin Rollason delves deeper into the eco-style trend.
Future fashion stars shine
RMIT fashion students will once again be counted among the industry’s most innovative emerging designers at Melbourne Fashion Week’s annual student runway.
Sustainability is the new black, fashion experts say
As Melbourne Fashion Week kicks off, experts from RMIT's globally renowned School of Fashion and Textiles weigh in on some of the industry's hot topics.
Artwork chronicles changing tides of Victoria
A student artwork inspired by Victoria’s rich history has been unveiled outside the State Library of Victoria.
Growing the future
Three student teams have envisioned new ways of harnessing biotech to solve environmental problems as part of an international design challenge.
School of Fashion and Textiles recognised as world-leading
The latest Business of Fashion ‘Best Fashion Schools in the World’ survey has reviewed fashion institutions from across the world and recognised RMIT as a leader in fashion education.
Students weave plan for sustainable fashion future
The inaugural Fashion & Textiles Youth Assembly brought students together from across the School of Fashion and Textiles on Tuesday to discuss the state of the current and future fashion industry.
Flower power: Floral fashion at Melbourne Flower and Garden Show
RMIT’s annual Floral Fashion exhibit blurred the line between art and fashion to highlight environmental issues at the Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show (17–31 March).