Raw to brilliant: The Art Of Fashion

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SINGAPORE – In another brilliant showing by our budding designers, Raffles Designer Laurensia SALIM has emerged as one of the top eight candidates awarded the Masterclass Award by the internationally-renowned The Arts of Fashion Foundation, which brings together emerging fashion designers from around the world in a celebration of creativity and fashion. Praised for her exceptional creative work and vision … Read More

Breaking Through Boundaries At The Spade Awards

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SINGAPORE – Combining elements across various traditional design fields, Spatial Design is a relatively new design discipline which has rose to prominence in recent years. Breaking through conventional boundaries has always been a forte of Raffles however, and we’re proud to announce an outstanding slate of achievements by our Raffles Designers at the Spatial Design (SPADE) Awards this year! Held … Read More

Ushering In SG50 At Digital Fashion Week

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SINGAPORE – It was invaluable high-profile, international exposure of the highest order for several Raffles Designers past and present, as they took centre-stage at the iconic Capitol Theatre for Digital Fashion Week’s (DFW) SG50 Fashion Show in October this year. Specially themed in celebration of Singapore’s 50th anniversary this year, DFW 2015’s fashion show would feature some of Singapore’s hottest … Read More

Beyond Asia: Raffles Switzerland

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Switzerland – Studying is no longer about getting good grades. It is about character development, acquiring social skills and building global network in this border-less society. There is also a growing popularity of gaining of knowledge, enriching of learning experience and honing of vocational skills outside of a classroom environment. Many Raffles students have already tapped on the inter-college transfer … Read More

Designing For World Schools Debating Championship 2015

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Singapore – Raffles Singapore is proud to be the education institution supporting the World Schools Debating Championship (WSDC) 2015 and designing the trophies for the winners. WSDC is a truly global competition for high school debaters. The Championships take place each year in a different country, hosted by a national debating body. This year, it was hosted in Singapore. It … Read More

Relishing The Creativity In You

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Singapore – On 29th August 2015, Raffles Singapore received a great turn up for a series of Creative Workshops – Interior Design, Product Design and Jewellery Design for interested participants. The workshops were specifically designed to allow participants to have practical experience in relevant skills and techniques. In these hands-on workshops, the participants displayed their exceptional creativity in producing their … Read More

Showcase On Higher Ground

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Singapore – Themed “Wow, Be Wowed”, the graduation exhibition, ceremony and fashion show for Raffles Singapore June 2015 Graduation was held at Fairmont Singapore on 17th June 2015. The ceremony captivated the audience with 25 stunning collections produced by promising Raffles Fashion Designers – including award winners – Laurensia Salim who won the Special Prize of John Hardy in EcoChic … Read More

A Moment With Nigel Barker

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Sri Lanka – Through the years, Raffles has graced the presence of renowned celebrities and personalities. The 22nd of July was no different as Raffles Colombo welcomed Nigel Barker to its campus. In addition to being a well-known and well-respected international photographer and TV personality, Nigel is also an author, spokesperson, filmmaker and former model. Perhaps he is more renowned … Read More

Double Victory at MIJF

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Malaysia – Raffles Jewellery Designer Wong Pin Wei was recently the star of the Malaysia International Jewellery Fair (MIJF) as she bragged the “Best Necklace” and “Best In Show” awards. The MIJF is the largest fine jewellery competition in Asia where 13 countries and 300 applicants are represented. “When it comes to sexiness, the first thing that came to my … Read More

Disassemble, Assemble

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India – In modern world, technology advances rapidly and whatever that is of the past becomes obsolete in due time. Even as we move on to newer technologies, the earlier mediums still hold certain value and such is the recent case for the typewriter machine. Dubbed as the world’s last batch of manual typewriters, these machines were transformed into a 13-foot-tall … Read More