3rd January 2019 | By Dom Poli

NQ reporter discusses his top 5 Spots for vintage clothes in Manchester

It’s no secret that Manchester’s Northern Quarter is the new, hip place to be when it comes to the city. With its vibrant graffiti, quirky coffee shops and an array of bars, there is no shortage of things to see and do. This is much the same with it’s fashion, as independent retailers are popping up all the time.

Slow down fast fashion

11th December 2018 | By Hannah Lemoine

Raising awareness of the harmful effects of the fast fashion industry on the environment #slowdownfastfashion

A campaign to #SlowDownFastFashion This is a campaign to raise awareness of the environmental impacts of fast fashion. Fast fashion is defined as ‘inexpensive clothing produced...


26th January 2018 | By Becca Monaghan

MMU fashion art students feature in i-D magazine as part of focus on young talent in the north

The work of fashion art students at MMU are being featured in renowned fashion magazine i-D magazine.   The magazine set a live brief to create...


25th October 2017 | By nq_admin

Campaign launched to abolish the ‘curve’ section and house all clothing sizes together

In recent years fashion brands and websites have started to introduce the ‘curve section’. Seemingly, a less offensive way of saying ‘plus size’, but nevertheless...

Fashion on the Ration exhibition poster

15th March 2017 | By nq_admin

Art Review: Fashion on the Ration at The Imperial War Museum North

‘Recycle an old blanket into a warm winter dress’; it may not sound glamorous and in-trend but although fashion was rationed in the 40’s, creativity...


13th March 2017 | By nq_admin

VIDEO: Wayne Hemingway: “you’re not born with talent, you earn it”

It was a miserable Friday morning in Manchester and the glimpse of Spring and sunshine we had seen earlier in the week had been washed...

Unit X: Protest fashion (Credit: Israel Zoro)

13th March 2017 | By nq_admin

MMU Fashion Students Make A Statement In Protest-Themed Show

Throughout history, protests have been demonstrated to make an array of statements. They are founded on outrage and unite masses of people together to push...


16th December 2016 | By nq_admin

Campaign to make Manchester a fashion capital

Ian Brown once said Manchester has everything except a beach. A statement that every mancunian can't possibly disagree with. But there is something else that also...