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Trying my best to understand…..

I’ve started all 3 of  my modules now for my final year now; Multi-Disciplinary Design, Entrepreneurship Preparation and Engaging with Professional Practitioners. To be perfectly honest I’ve felt completely and utterly overwhelmed all week.  Particularly when it comes to the Multi-Disciplinary Design module, it seems so different to anything I’ve done before and I was really stressing that it was going to be over my head and that I’m out of my depth. So yesterday, I spent a few hours reading the module handbook cover to cover. I think that a large portion of the module is going to be researching and understanding what design strategy actually is to enable me to come up with a solution. This may sound very vague and woolly, but it kind of is at the moment!! I have 3 weeks to do some initial research into the babies, toddler and childrenswear sector. I’m also doing some reading into what people actually interpret design to be and how to best put it to use. It’s certainly challenging me but I’m beginning to find some good resources and hopefully once I’ve really got my teeth stuck into it, it will start to become a bit clearer.

The “Entrepreneurship Preparation” module seems fairly straight forward, it’s basically writing the proposal for my dissertation/major live project next semester. I have a rough idea that I want to pursue and so I think it’s just finding a starting point. We’re off to Manchester tomorrow, visiting Smithfield Craft Centre to do a case study on a designer/business based there.

The final module I have this semester is an optional one, I’ve chosen “Engaging with Professional Practitioners”. I’m pretty comfortable with what I have to do for this one, it’s essentially a work experience module. I’m hoping to do some work for Damselfly for this, I just need to finalise the dates but it’s very exciting.

I realised I haven’t posted a picture of my hair since I had the colour re-done on Saturday:

It was the exact baby pink colour that I wanted but it’s already faded a lot, I think it will probably only last another wash but never mind.

Dress: Topshop

Belt: Topshop

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Legally Blonde….

Eeeeee so excited to be going to see Legally Blonde the musical with my friend Lucy tonight! We saw it together last summer in London and it was so good that we bought the soundtrack at the show. So when I saw the show was touring the country and coming to Stoke, I just had to get us tickets.

I’ve been doing fun things today, I’ve been and had my hair cut and coloured. I just realised today that I haven’t had anything done to it since May (other than getting my fringe trimmed from time to time) so it’s no surprise that I’ve got bored of it. I didn’t take a photo but the past few times I’ve been into the Oxford Street Topshop, the mannequins have had blonde hair and baby pink fringes. The idea was to put some layers of baby pink through the front but you can barely see it, so I’ve got to go back on Saturday morning for her to add some more sections in.

Top: Topshop

Shorts: River Island

Boots: H&M

Oh and I’ve also been buying new folders and other stationary for uni. I love buying new stationary, it’s like getting a new pencil case before you go back to school when you’re a kid 🙂