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Dear Shaded Viewers,

To launch Hywel Davies' new book, Fashion Designers' Sketchbooks he is  collaborating with The Design Museum and Sketchbook Magazine.

On Friday 3rd December, from 6-10 pm, at The Design Museum, he will be hosting a series of Q&A's with fashion designers, and also live illustration workshops.

The event relates to the museum's current Drawing Fashion exhibition and is part of The Design Museum's 'Design Overtime' series. 

Please see below, and the The Design Museum's website for further information.

DESIGN OVERTIME: Friday 3 December, 6 – 10pm

The Design Museum teams up with Sketchbook Magazine to present a night of live fashion events, drawing, talks and interactive VJing projection. Be inspired by the calm minimalism of John Pawson and the breadth of style in Drawing Fashion and join the editorial team of Sketchbook Magazine as they curate a series of live events inspired by Hywel Davies' new book 'Fashion Designers' Sketch Books'.

Talks: Hywel Davies will be interviewing key figures from contemporary fashion in informal 30 minute discussions. No need to pre book. All talks free with museum entry: 

6pm: Richard Nicoll 
7pm: Fred Butler
8pm: Bora Asku
9pm: Amy Moleyaux, PPQ

Create a Fashion Sketch: Learn the fundamentals of fashion sketching and collage with Gabriela Mot.

Illustration Workshop with the guidance of accomplished illustrator Tomomi McMaster.

Fast Illustration Workshop: Explore fast paced drawing and celebrate the energy of live fashion illustration with Stephen Stone


Diane Pernet

A LEGENDARY FIGURE IN FASHION and a pioneer of blogging, Diane is a respected journalist, critic, curator and talent-hunter based in Paris. During her prolific career, she designed her own successful brand in New York, costume designer, photographer, and filmmaker.