Nick Hall

Senior Lecturer (Fashion Innovation)

Nick Hall

Senior Lecturer (Fashion Innovation)


Telephone: 0161 247 3539


Book Chapters

Ledbury, J., Hall, N., Shepherd, B., Parker, L., 2018. 'Safer custody clothing: designing clothing for female prisoners at risk of self-harm'. In Functional Textiles and Clothing, Springer.


Evans, M., Cooper, R., Williams, A., Hodgson, L., Sun, Q., Hall, NA., 2009. 'Design 2020: The Future of the UK Design Industry – An investigation into the threats and opportunities for the UK design industry over the next 10 to 15 years'.

Journal Articles

Hall, NA., Velez-Colby, F., 2018. 'AMFI’s Reality School: A circular economy agenda for fashion education', Art, Design and Communication in Higher Education, 17 (1), pp. 11-24.

Conference Papers

Hall, NA., Tyler, D., 2018. 'Eco-System Services and the Circular Economy for Textiles', 91st Textile Institute World Conference: Integrating Design with Sustainable Technology, University of Leeds, 23/7/2018 - 26/4/2018.

Emerson, G., Boorady, L., Hall, NA., 2018. 'The Connect Project', COIL (Collaborative International Learning) Conference 2018, New York, USA, 16/3/2018 - 17/3/2018.

Ledbury, J., Shepherd, B., Hall, N., Parker, L., 2018. 'Safer custody clothing: designing clothing for female prisoners at risk of self-harm', Functional Textiles and Clothing Conference, New Delhi, India, 9/2/2018 - 12/2/2018.

Hall, NA., Boorady, LM., 2018. 'Rediscovering Slow Fashion: The use of Traditional Crafts to Encourage Sustainable Practices', NIFT 2018 Conference: Rediscovering Culture: Transforming Fashion, National Institute of Fashion Technology, New Delhi, India, 31/1/2018 - 2/2/2018.

Hall, NA., Li-Chou Han, S., Apeagyei,, P., Tyler, D., 2016. 'Whole Systems Thinking for Circular Economy Design Practice', Circular Transitions Conference, Chelsea College of Arts & Tate Britain, London, 23/11/2016 - 24/11/2016, in

Ledbury, J., Boorady, L., Hall, N., Emerson, G., Ledbury, J., 2016. 'The long-term Impact of a Sustainability-focused Short-term Study Abroad Program', International Textile and Apparel Association Annual Conference, Vancouver, Canada, 8/11/2016 - 11/11/2016.

Hall, NA., Boorady, LM., Ledbury, L., Webster, K., Emerson, G., 2015. 'Connect Project: A Global Learning Experience on Sustainability in the Fashion Industry', ITAA 2015 International Conference, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 9/11/2015 - 13/11/2015.

Hall, NA., Velez-Colby, F., 2011. 'Responding to the Design Industry Skills Gaps: Business Practice Education for Undergraduate Design Courses.', 13th Internation Conference on Engineering and Product Design Education, 2011, London, UK, 8/9/2011 - 9/9/2011, in Proceedings of E&PDE 2011, the 13th International Conference on Engineering and Product Design Education, London, UK, pp. 579-584.

Hall, N., Velez-Colby, F., 2011. 'Inclusive Education: Enhancing the student experience through simple learning technologies', Education in a Changing Environment: 6th International Conference, University of Salford, 6/6/2011 - 8/6/2011, in

Hall, NA., Velez-Colby, F., 2010. 'Human and Ecological Health: The case of a UK small business', The 3rd International Conference for Universal Design, 2010, Hamamatsu, Japan, 30/10/2010 - 3/11/2010, in (Published on CD) The 3rd International Conference for Universal Design in Hamamatsu 2010.

Hall, NA., Chisholm, J., 2008. 'Designing with Developing Economies: Exploring New Horizons', Design Management Institute Conference 2008 - Design Thinking: New Challenges for Designers, Managers and Organizations, La Defense, Paris, 14/4/2008 - 15/4/2008.

Hall, NA., Evans, M., 2005. 'Tales of the Unexpected: Understanding Emergence and Its Relationship to Design', International Conference of Computational and Cognitive Models of Creative Design VI, Heron Island, Australia, 10/12/2005 - 14/12/2005, in Computational and Cognitive Models of Creative Design VI, Gero, J & Maher, L (eds), University of Sydney, Australia, pp. 319-331.

Office Location

Room C2.10
Cavendish South
Manchester Fashion Institute
Manchester Metropolitan University
Cavendish Street
Manchester M15 6BG