Dress your Heroes and Heroines!
Saturday 15 July
14:00 – 14:30 | 14:45 – 15:15 | 15:30 – 16:00
Join award-winning LCF graduate Prae Chaiphet to give your favourite dolls and figurines a new look!
Led by emerging designer Prae Chaiphet, this interactive workshop will give your child the chance to create futuristic dolls clothes using a mix of fabric and electronic waste. Attendees can bring their own favourite figurine or use one of the dolls provided in the workshop as a micro mannequin. There will be a limited selection of preloved toys to use as mannequins if you don’t have your own. This fun workshop is the perfect opportunity for kids to unleash their creativity and learn about repurposing old clothes.
*Suitable for children aged 6-10 years
*All participants must be accompanied by an adult
The Studio will be jam packed with family-friendly activities so, whilst the kids get creative, why not refresh their wardrobe and your own at the Clothes Swap Shop, hosted by Verte, or learn all about rental and check out the latest collections from or collective.
The Portal Centre for Social Impact – Making for Change
The Portal Centre for Social Impact is London College of Fashion, UAL’s community engagement and social impact hub. The centre works with artists, designers, industry, and early-stage businesses through a range of community engagement projects and social manufacturing using sustainable and ethical production practices through the award-winning Making for Change training programmes situated at Poplar Works and HMP Downview.