Bruce OLDFIELD

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1950-07-14
Education Spennymoor GS Durham, Ripon GS, Sheffield Poly (DipEd), Ravensbourne Coll of Art, St Martin's Coll of Art
Publications N/A
Recreations reading, music, films, driving
Clubs N/A
Style Bruce Oldfield, Esq, OBE
Career fashion designer; designed for Henri Bendel NY and other stores 1973-74, freelance cmmns incl film wardrobe for Charlotte Rampling 1974-75, first collection 1975, estab couture div 1978, opened London boutique and redeveloped ready-to-wear collection with couture collection 1984-, Br rep Aust Bicentennial Wool Collection Fashion Show Sydney Opera House 1988, opened second London boutique dedicated to weddings 2009; lectures: Fashion Inst NY 1977, LA County Mus 1983, Int Design Conference Aspen Colorado 1986; vice-pres Barnardos 1998-, memb Panel Whitbread Literary Awards 1987, organised Bruce Oldfield for Barnardos gala evenings attended by HRH The Princess of Wales 1985 and 1988, govr London Inst 1999-2002; Northern Personality of the Year Variety Club 1985, subject of TV documentary A Journey into Fashion (Tyne Tees TV) 1990, tstee Royal Acad of Arts 2000-02; hon fell: Sheffield Hallam Univ 1987, RCA 1990, Hatfield Coll Durham 1991; Hon DCL Univ of Northumbria at Newcastle 2001, DUniv UCE 2005, Hon DLitt Univ of Hull 2009
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

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Debrett's notebooks

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