“If you don’t get a guaranteed place in accommodation don’t worry. If you shop around, like we did, you might just find a real gem.”

Emma Pickering
BA (Hons) Fashion 

“Remember to carry your NUS card with you wherever you go when you’re shopping, it gives really great discounts on stuff that you may not have been expecting”

Anna McCready
BA (Hons) Interior Design 

“If you get down the City Market less than half an hour before it closes, you get great deals on all their fresh produce and a chance to really explore the place”

Anthony Rimmer
BA (Hons) Interior Design 

“Leeds has got a great supply of charity shops and thrift stores which are perfect for bargain buys, as well as specialist vintage and couture shops like Blue Rinse for a detailed insight into fashion’s past”

Laura Boyle
BA (Hons) Fashion 

“The Victoria Quarter in town is a great inspiration for fashion students. It’s a beautiful building and has fantastic displays to stimulate new ideas”

Clare Edmundson
BA (Hons) Fashion 

“Independent bars such as North Bar, Sela and The Reliance are perfect for an alternative evening out. Tasty food, comfy seats, local art on the walls and a killer selection of board games”

Grace Duignan – Pearson
BA (Hons) Fashion 

“Hyde Park is a great area to get to know and live in. There’s always something going on!”

Becky Roberts
BA (Hons) Fashion