The Capitol and RMIT put on a long weekend for fashion victims and film fetishes
This weekend, The Capitol and RMIT will be hosting a triple-billed event including an exclusive screening of the film ‘In Fabric’, a Q&A with the director, and a fashion masterclass.
Single-use masks could be a coronavirus hazard if we don’t dispose of them properly
Given the possibility single-use masks and gloves may be contaminated with COVID-19, we need clearer direction on how to dispose of them safely in public places.
Australian Space Agency funds locally-designed space suits
Australian researchers will lead development of the next generation of space suits in a major international collaboration involving NASA and the European Space Agency.
Tree: the story behind the art
Kamilaroi artist Louisa Bloomer is the designer of RMIT’s new digital brand design. 'Tree' tells the story of Australian connection and diversity, along with Bloomer's own journey of cultural understanding.
Trials begin for a new type of face mask
RMIT fashion and textiles experts have designed a new style of protective face mask for healthcare workers.
‘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.