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Laura Marsh

Laura Marsh

Senior Lecturer

Biography

Laura graduated from Northumbria University in 2001 with a BA (Hons) Fashion. While studying, she undertook work placements at Katharine Hamnett and Jasper Conran.

After graduating, Laura worked for a small surf wear brand as a design assistant. From 2003, she worked for Smith & Pye, a leading specialist design agency sourcing designers and building design teams for a wide range of international fashion brands. In 2007, Laura took the PGCLTHE at Solent, and started teaching on the fashion degree programmes.

Further information

From 2003, Laura worked for Smith & Pye, a leading specialist design agency sourcing designers and building design teams for a wide range of international fashion brands. She was promoted to senior consultant, overseeing accounts with Arcadia, Louis Vuitton, Next and Gap. She advised brands on recruitment, and designers on their portfolio in London, New York and Paris. She also attended Graduate Fashion Week and graduate shows, handpicking the best graduates.

Taught courses

BA (Hons) Fashion

Do you love fashion design and dream of seeing your designs on the catwalk? Solent’s dynamic and challenging fashion degree nurtures creativity and design innovation, while...