Talent 2030

Engineer Roma Agrawal features in Marks & Spencer’s Campaign!

One of our Talent 2030 Heroes, Roma Agrawal, has been chosen as one of the "Leading Ladies" for an exciting new campaign by Marks & Spencers!

The campaign involves a dynamic line-up of inspiring women including actress Emma Thompson, singer-songwriter Annie Lennox OBE, Baroness Lawrence of Clarendon OBE, East London fashion entrepreneur LuLu Kennedy, television chef Rachel [...]

Physics and fashion – what’s the link?

  Physics and fashion are probably two industries you would never expect to meet but this time they do, and expect more from both sides of the pond too. Physics enthusiasts may not be the first people to turn to for fashion advice but they can most certainly take credit for a popular nail craze - magnetic nail polish . It sounds like a genius way to fake magical powers; zapping [...]

Topshop bringing fashion back to the UK

You've probably noticed clothes from high street shops will often feature labels with "Made in Turkey" or "Made in Vietnam". These countries produce clothing  in huge quantities at very low cost. But a report from the British Fashion Council shows that clothing made 100% in Britain is making a come-back, and not just with niche high-end labels like Barbour. It's well [...]

100% British Knickers and the road back to greatness

Retail legend Mary Portas is a name we've all seen on the high street. More recently she's been campaigning for UK manufacturing by promoting clothes that are 100% made in Britain.

Many of you will have seen her recent series on Channel 4, Mary's Bottom Line, where Mary reignites the UK clothing industry by starting her own production line to [...]