We’re in the home stretch by day three of GFW19! On Tuesday, we’re looking forward to seeing Caryn Franklin MBE hold a workshop on how emotional intelligence can be harnessed to combat stress as well as Hilary Alexander OBC in conversation with Henry Holland at the end of the day. Over at the Considered Design Hub, powered by Farfetch, a panel will discuss the question: What does a UK Ethical Factory look like? Check out the full schedule of day three below!
10:15 — RALPH LAUREN PRESENTS: Top Career Tips
Iconic American fashion leader Ralph Lauren return to GFW with the top career tips from a Senior Recruiter, Menswear and Womenswear Designer.
11:00 — PANEL: YKK ACCESSORIES TALK
The attraction of accessory design: Are the possibilities for statement and creativity underrated? The panel will be hosted by GFF International Trustee Adrien Yakimov Roberts. Featuring:
-Kei Kegami: YKK Creative Director
-Jo Cope: Conceptual Fashion Designer
-Chau Har Lee: Footwear Designer
-Eeiko Moorer: Artist
12:00 — WORKSHOP: SURVIVE AND THRIVE
Experience less stress when you use emotional intelligence tools, with Caryn Franklin MBE.
13:00 — SPECSAVERS PRESENTS: Collaborations in Eyewear Design- From Kylie to the Design Collective
Stig Hansen, Specsavers' Head of Design & Product Development
14:00 — Careers Paths in Fashion: Innovation and Technology with Pepper Your Talk
Are you looking for an unconventional job within the fashion industry? Join Dior Bediako, founder of Pepper Your Talk, as she quizzes senior industry professionals about why tech skills are a key way how to future-proof your career. Featuring:
-Holly Tabor: Marketplace Development, Nike
-Chloé Watts: Founder, ChloéDigital
-Katy Lubin: VP Communications, Lyst
15:00 — size? PRESENTS: In Conversation With... Helen Banks, European Marketing Account Manager at Asics
Helen talks about her academic journey, what it’s like working for a global brand and how she got into her role. In addition to tips on what a brand like Asics looks for in new graduate position roles.
16:00 — Tu PRESENTS: One Year On... Molly Hopwood & Oliver Spencer
The 2018 Tu Scholarship Award winner Molly Hopwood is joined by her mentor and LFW Menswear Design Oliver Spencer to discuss her new collection launch at TU.
17:00 — PANEL: Creativity, Resilience and Success
Caryn Franklin MBE is joined by a panel of industry experts to discuss how they have overcome obstacles and challenged fixed mindsets in the fashion industry. Featuring:
-Kyle De Volle: Stylist
-Bel Jacobs: Sustainable Fashion Journalist
-Alex Box: Artist and Creative
-Rachael Sealy: Content Creator at UKafrolista
18:00 — Expert Advice from Gap Inc. Leaders: Landing a Job in Fashion
Gets tips for building a portfolio that gets noticed, skills for navigating a new gig and how to not lose your design style and aesthetic in the process. Join a casual conversation + get the chance to ask questions to design leaders and recruiters from Gap and Banana Republic.
19:00 — Henry Holland In Conversation With Hilary Alexander OBE
Founder and Creative Director of House of Holland, Henry will discuss his career and learnings — from graduation to launching a successful international fashion house.
11:00 - 12:00: Exploring Innovations for the future of fashion with the Sustainable Angle sponsored by TENCEL
Featuring: Amanda Johnston, Curator and Educational Consultant, The Sustainable Angle
13:00 - 14:00: Catwalk 2 Creation Part 2 Screening & Q&A
Featuring: Charney Magri, Partner, Do Epic Good, & Andrew Ibi, Andrew Ibi, Programme Leader, Liverpool School of Art & Design
15:00 - 16:00: What does a UK Ethical Factory look like?
Featuring: Jenny Holloway, CEO, Fashion Enter