Clare Lopeman

Graduating in 1999 from the BA (Hons) Womenswear programme at Central St Martins, Clare has spent the last 11 years working as a freelance Fashion & Textile designer for a number of international labels such as La Perla, BCBG, John Rocha, Armani and Calvin Klein.

In April 2010 Clare launched her AW 10 debut collection as part of the British Council's British Designers day at Russian Fashion Week, showing alongside Eley Kishimoto, Osman and PPQ.

She has also invested significant efforts into Fashion education, developing and delivering a number of UK recognised Fashion design programmes in London including the authorship and delivery of bespoke training courses for industry names such as Paul Smith at the London College of Fashion.

In September 2008 Clare moved to Moscow, Russia in order to establish and direct the BA (Hons) Fashion degree programme at The British Higher School of Art & Design.