Interviewing Young Designers – FDC Awards | afshanesque
I was recently invited to attend the Young Fashion Designers Awards by Joanna Marcella founder of the UK’s Fashion Designer’s and Craft maker’s Young Designer Award and FDC Collections at the Pullman London St Pancras, part of the Pullman hotels. There were some fabulous designers at the event. I was lucky enough to interview some and use my journalistic talents, as well as take a look at their fabulous designs - I was truly inspired! The day started off with the first designer and CEO of House of Solana. The designer's fashion label was around ladies of a fuller figure and plus size. I had a chance to interview the fabulous designer - Shasha Walton, who was from the stateside. Here is a synopsis of the interview. Tell me more about your designs? I dress for the plus size woman. When did you start designing? I started at 16, sewing and then I went to college and studied fashion design, I also studied abroad in Paris. House of Solana is about inviting everyone into my mind and when I