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Cristex Composite Materials sponsors 4th year fashion Student from the University of Edinburgh

Article posted - 11th Mar 2016

Rhys McKenna is an enthusiastic and talented individual from the prestigious University of Edinburgh. Here Rhys has taken a GK165T (Hybrid – Carbon and Aramid 165g 2/2 Twill) fabric and created a unique prototype jacket.

As you can see from the picture the jacket is only a prototype at the moment but the final piece will have the fabric cut resolved with zips and finishing’s. Rhys’ pieces are to be showcased at 5 shows at Edinburgh College of Art and the show at London Graduate Fashion Week which is covered extensively by UK industry press including Vogue.com.

In the future you will see a lot more from Rhys and his unique designs that incorporate composite materials especially Carbon Fibre. 

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