Fashioning Poplar - University of the Arts London, London College of Fashion

Fashioning Poplar:
a fashion hub in Poplar, creating a local fashion ecosystem, generating local enterprise and employment.
Brief: To consult with primary stakeholders (local unemployed women in Poplar, particularly those already engaged in sewing groups) to contribute to the design of an engaging and accessible model of fashion, employment and enterprise skills training and community engagement at Fashioning Poplar. Design creative workshops and engaging site visits to gain a greater understanding of stakeholders existing skills, aspirations and potential barriers to engaging in the project, and explore how they feel about the regeneration in the local area.