Discover the award winning CSVPA collection showcased at GFW 2022


On 21st June 2022, our students displayed their final collections on the catwalk at Graduate Fashion Week, with diverse inspiration and muses ranging from folk costume to Sophia Tolstoy. A grand finale to the students years of study at CSVPA and an excellent platform to showcase their collections and creativity.

5 of our students’ were shortlisted for 11 Awards at Graduate Fashion Week across both Fashion & FBCC, a great testimony to the calibre of work the students at CSVPA produce. This is selected from a pool of nearly 2000 students from across the UK.

CSVPA Student’s shorlisted for prizes:

  • Face Excellence Award: Taneshe
  • Terry Mansfield Fashion Publication Award: Katarina
  • Considered Fashion Award: Luzan
  • Fashion Innovation Award: Travis
  • Fashion styling & Creative Direction Award: Travis
  • Sustainable Trailblazer Award: Michael
  • Fashion Innovation Award: Travis
  • Range Plan Award: Taneshe
  • New Media Award: Travis
  • Fashion Concept Award: Taneshe
  • Fashion Communications Portfolio Award: Travis

We are incredibly proud to announce that, Taneshe, our BA
Fashion student, won the Fashion Concept award. Taneshe’s collection is
inspired by her Jamaican heritage and the huge impact the Caribbean migrants
(known as the Windrush generation) had on rebuilding the UK post-World War Two.
As such, her collection is a love letter to those Caribbean migrants and is
also a way to ensure visibility and ongoing recognition of their work and
contribution to British culture and society, not only in fashion but also in other

You can find out more about Taneshe, and disccover her feature in Harper’s Bazaar here.