Colour exhibition

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Over the past week our first year and masters students have been working on their colour inspired mood boards. These are currently on display as an exhibition in the atrium of the School of Creative and Cultural Business.

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The students produce these each year as part of their Fashion Design Concepts module. It’s really interesting to see how the students interpret the task differently each year, reflecting on changing trends and influences.

 

The Cotton Candies

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Who doesn’t love candy floss and a touch of pink? That’s what one of our student groups thought when they chose a candy striped shirt from Aberdeen’s Cancer Research shop! Styled with a denim skirt, the Cotton Candies plan to theme their fashion showcase around a traditional British carnival – inspired by the hit musical and movie Grease. 

We look forward to seeing this colourful, feel-good fun brought to life at the exhibition launch on the 12th of April! We’re guessing there will be sweeties involved…

Breakfast at Barnardo’s

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As promised, we are pleased to reveal the first of our themes from this year’s fashion exhibition, Breakfast at Barnardo’s!

Our students would like to invite you to visit their creative showcase inspired by the Barnardo’s mission and the Audrey Hepburn classic Breakfast at Tiffany’s. Want to find out more? Come along to the launch event between 12 and 2 on Wednesday the 12th of April…

Fashion exhibition – launched in style

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We’re delighted to announce the successful launch of our annual fashion exhibition which, this year, celebrates the fiftieth anniversary of Aberdeen Business School. The event was a huge success with our students raising £358, collectively, for their charities! Well done to everyone involved and thank you to our guests! The exhibition will be in the atrium for the next two weeks.

Have a great weekend!

Farewell to the Innovation in Magazines exhibition

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Today we said farewell to the Innovation in Magazines exhibition alongside representatives from PPA Scotland and other members in the North East magazine industry, including Trend magazine, Dee ‘n’ Do and Grampian Wedding Directory. Our student magazine is featured in the exhibition and we’ve really enjoyed hosting this event!

49 going on 50

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Aberdeen Business School turns 50 this year and we’re hosting a series of events to celebrate! Here’s the first visual from our Events, Fashion and PR students who are working together to organise our annual fashion exhibition, taking place on the 16th of April.

There are 12 groups working on separate exhibition spaces – all inspired by our 50th anniversary! Each team has been given £10 to be spent on a garment from a designated charity shop in Aberdeen. Our first team will showcase their customised Barnardo’s garment in a Sound of Music inspired exhibition, as the film was also released in the 1960s. Watch this space for more of our exhibition visuals.

70’s Style by Thea Porter

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We had a fantastic time in London last week (a little sad it’s all over – until next year anyway). Here are some photos of the Thea Porter exhibit at the Fashion and Textile Museum in London, showcasing topical 70’s style.