Big Kids

Laura Houseman

Location: Manchester ,United Kingdom
University/College: Manchester Metropolitan University Specialisms: Womenswear
I have always been fascinated by growing up, and the transitional period experienced throughout the decade of a young person’s life where they are at the awkward ‘in between’, too big to be a child but not quite an adult yet either. I found through my own experience that I was always being told to ‘be myself’, a phrase which I grew to hate, not really having the faintest clue how to do that as I was, and in many ways still am, caught between a hundred different versions of myself. I wanted to translate this visually, using clash and layering, in print, fabrication and silhouette.

Other presentations from Manchester Metropolitan University

We use cookies on this site to enhance your user experience and for analytic purposes. By clicking I agree, you give your consent for us to set cookies. View more in the Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.