Nick Hall

Senior Lecturer (Fashion Innovation)

Nick Hall

Senior Lecturer (Fashion Innovation)


Telephone: 0161 247 3539


Book Chapters

Hall, N., Boiten, V., 2019. 'Circular textiles: building business case scenarios through stakeholder dialogue'. In Matthes, A., Schneider, K., Cebulla, H., Marlen Gabriele, A., Schumann, A. (eds.) Sustainable Textile and Fashion Value Chains Drivers, Concepts, Theories and Solutions, Springer.

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 design industry skill gaps: A model of business practice education of undergraduate design students', 13th Internation Conference on Engineering and Product Design Education, 2011, London, UK, 8/9/2011 - 9/9/2011, in DS 69: Proceedings of E and PDE 2011, the 13th International Conference on Engineering and Product Design Education, 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