Kettering underwear designer wins prestigious title

De Montfort University Leicester. Graduate Fashion Week  GFW 2014 work by student Selina Bond
De Montfort University Leicester. Graduate Fashion Week GFW 2014 work by student Selina Bond

Kettering designer Selina Bond has seen her innovative use of carbon fibre in lingerie design lead her to be named New Designer of the Year in the esteemed UK Lingerie Awards.

Selina, who graduated from DMU’s Contour Fashion BA (Hons) course in 2014, was one of five finalists in the running for the accolade, and the first winner to not have a collection for sale in the marketplace.

Selina Bond

Selina Bond

She impressed a panel of judges made up of experts from renowned brands including John Lewis, Fenwick Bond Street, Figleaves and Rigby and Peller.