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footwear design

30/03/2018

Sorrell Foundation Masterclass

One chilly Saturday this March, the Red or Dead team worked alongside Kickers and presented a Footwear Design Masterclass at Wolverhampton University for the Sorrell Foundation Charity. If ya haven’t heard of the charity, click on this link and wrap your eyes around this: http://www.thesorrellfoundation.com. We love this charity. Being big advocates of creativity, we have so much respect for its aim to inspire creativity in young people. The Sorrell Foundation believes that creativity can change people’s lives and make the world a better place – and we whole-heartedly agree.... Read More

13/06/2016

Cordwainers National Footwear Student Awards 2016

Back in May I judged the Cordwainers National Footwear Student Awards, with fellow footwear designers Guy West – Jeffrey West and  Atalanta Weller. There are only three specialist footwear university courses within the UK – London College of Fashion, Northampton and De Montfort. So the competition is tough, and there is passionate rivalry! So much so that all work entered is anonymous, – so no favouritism from us! The aim of the brief set was to generate a body of research, and produce an innovative and marketable shoe design which could be womenswear, menswear, childrenswear, or sportswear.  ... Read More