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LAUNCHING NEW YORK, LAUNCHING THE WORLD

photo 2012-03-11 9 43 12 am (hdr).jpgNWSD Graduate SA's top designer, Gert-Johan Coetzee recently completed a vi.sit to Los Angeles and New York as he is now busy launching his brand, Gert-Johan Coetzee (Pty) in the states. Gert-Johan met up with his international publicist and other industry associates to plan the branding, marketing and the International launch of his brand.
The Gert-Johan Coetzee collectio.ns has been well received in the international market and he will return to New York in a few weeks to attend award shows and functions as well as start with his campaign. Big celebrity names in the international market has now been requested to be dressed by Gert-Johan Coetzee. Gert-Johan is also working on an online store where his Ready-to-wear line will be available in a couple of months.
So far Gert-Johan and his collectio.ns has been very well received in the international market.


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Gert-Johan Coetzee with Project Run.way winner (Sea.son 4), Christian Siriano.



REGISTER AND CO-DRIVE WITH GERT-JOHAN COETZEE


Register @ www.volvocars.co.za and stand a chan.ce to be co-driver to Gert-Johan Coetzee in the Volvo Big Drive

PATTERN DESIGN PART TIME COURSE

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Days: Tue & Wed
Time: 17h30 - 19h00 
Registrations are open










6242008122719.jpgAS EASY AS 1....2....3...PAINT!

DIY paintin.g can be a very enjoyable and satisfying way to cut costs of improving your home.
It is one of the easiest home improvement tasks which you can undertake. 
NWSD hosts a Paintin.g Techniques Workshop to help you improve your home costs effectively and best of all, YOURSELF, to add a personal touch. Mosaic Techniques forms part of this course.

Day: Sat 5 May
Time: 09h00 - 13h00
 





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First Year BSc Fashion Management and Communication student at NWSD, Karla Bosch, has been requested to blog about the Icon range at Young Designers Emporium (YDE) on a reular basis. Karla started her blog, ikarlabosch.blogspot.com, towards the end of February 2012 because being a fashion student, singe.r and model, she felt as though this would be a great step to starting her fashion future. A motivational lecturer and her fellow students assisted her taking this invaluable step.
FOR THE FULL STORY BY NWSD 1ST YEAR STUDENT, STACY GRANT FOLLOW LINK BELOW:

http://www.ifashion.co.za/office/northwestschoolofdesign/PressRelease.php?StoryID=228702



 



Ilze Delport WINS Rotary Fashion Design Award.
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Ilze Delport, a NWSD graduate, won the Rotary Young Designer of the year 2012 Fashion Show which was held on 3rd March 2012.
The Rotary Clu.b of Vanderbijlpark launched this event as a fundraiser to help those in need. The annual event includes performances by famou.s local artists and a Fashion Show.
In order to be a winner like Ilze, one needed to submit the necessary entry forms, storyboards, brief pictorial description with a few convincing words of what your design looks like on a A3 or A4 board.
The theme for this year's Fashion Show was, "The Fragrance of Flowers".
In order to complete a breathtaking, award winning collectio.n, Ilze got her inspiration from "The wonders of Nature".
A priva.te crui.se for her and her friends on one of Stonehavens lux.ury cruisers, a variety of Avon products and a year's mentorship with one of the South African Fashion weeks top representatives.
The Rotary Young Dress Designer of the Year compe.tition, is a wonderful platform for young upcoming designers to showcase their talents and passion for fashion.

Courses coming up...

-Pattern Design (1 May)
-Cut & Sew (17 July)
-Fundementals of Jewelry Design (11 Aug)
-Fashion Photography (3 September)


Donovan Roets
Online Editor
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