Restyling The Merlion

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Have your eyes feasted with the fashion-looking national icon, the Merlion figurines at B2 of Orchard Gateway’s underground fashion street! They are the works of Raffles Designers and Creative Practitioners! Reimagined with a modern, stylish and modernised edge, the figurines are exhibited from 1st May to 31st August 2015 and will be shifted to Raffles Education Square from 1st September … Read More

Safety Starts With Raffles

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Congratulations to Raffles Graphic Designers who emerged as winners of “Safety Starts with Me” competition 2015! Bravo! Raffles Graphic Designers showcased their artwork at the Launch of National Workplace Safety and Health Campaign (WSHC), “Safety Starts with Me” competition 2015. Guest of Honour, Mr Tan Chuan-Jin, Minister of Manpower & Minister of Social and Family Development was present and had … Read More

Com-pleat-ing in Style

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Raffles Fashion Designers Emerentia Ong emerged as First Runner-up and Kiang, Inge Marthani Kanesia and Maria Cruzita as Consolation prize winners in the Com-pleat in Style 2015 competition! The Com-pleat in Style 2015 competition was organised by “Pleatation” a pleat-focus label founded by Raffles Fashion Designer – Chiang Xiaojun. The competition calls out to all aspiring designers to design and … Read More

Outstanding Work By Aria

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Singapore – Raffles Graphic Designer Trieu Hoang Anh Le (Aria) received the prestigious Southeast Asia’s leading design award – The Singapore Design Award (SDA) 2015 in the Student Category for his outstanding work done for The Coca-Cola Company. SDA honours outstanding designers, design students and design practices from across the world and aims to raise awareness for the region and the strategic role of designers ... Read More

Artistic Cereal Box Dresses

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Singapore – Raffles Fashion Designers challenged their creative boundaries in a joint collaboration between Raffles Singapore and NESTLÉ. The collaboration aims to celebrate woman’s confidence, which stems from her love of looking good through fashion and feeling good through healthy exercise and eating NESTLÉ FITNESSE whole-grain cereals. As part of a FITNESSE Social Media Campaign 2015 in conjunction with SG50 celebrations, Raffles Fashion Designers ... Read More

Learn From The Italians

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Singapore – Raffles Product Designers Jeffery Liang and Ng Ka Thiam attended a 2-week workshop titled “POG (Pod Off-Grid) and Play or the zero-carbon water-borne community” at IUAV University in Venice, Italy. Being able to visit and do research in Venice, one of the most historical places in the world, allowed them to spark off fundamental concepts of creating water-borne communities of the future that could be adapted ... Read More

The Keepers’ Challenge

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Singapore – “One of a kind” was the phrase that Keepers: Singapore Designer Collective would described Raffles Fashion Marketers and vice versa. Keepers: Singapore Designer Collective showcases products from over 50 local designers and artisans across diverse disciplines including fashion, accessories, furniture, home wares, perfume and food and beverage. Raffles Singapore collaborated with Keepers to organise a competition for 36 Raffles Fashion Marketers where they were challenged ... Read More

Knowing Your Rights

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Singapore – At Raffles, students not only acquire knowledge and skills to build their foundation, they are also given ample opportunities to expand their horizon in order to become industry professionals upon graduation. In January 2015, 30 Raffles Designers from Animation and Games Design disciplines attended a seminar on Intellectual Property in Animation. The seminar provided insights on how designers should protect their creative works … Read More

Stunning Footwear Inspired By Raffles Designers

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Singapore – To better prepare Raffles students for the industry, Raffles provides ample opportunities for them to gain exposure and put their knowledge and skills to good use. 10 Raffles Designers from Visual Communication and Multimedia Design disciplines were selected to showcase their creative footwear designs at the “In Our Shoes” exhibition at Kapok Singapore, National Design Centre from 8 ... Read More

Raffles Designers’ Elska Label Turns Two

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Singapore – Raffles has always been a strong supporter in its alumni’s start-up labels. Not only does Raffles grooms its students to be successful industry professionals, it also supports and collaborates with its alumni in many occasions. One example was when Elska, founded by Raffles Fashion Designer Ace Chia and Raffles Fashion Marketer Jessalynne Woo, celebrated their label’s second birthday bash ... Read More