Jason Lingard - Pushing Past Gender Barriers

“I want to [feel] like I’m affecting people in some way...I don’t want someone saying, ‘that dress is really pretty.” - Jason Lingard, Designer

 Jason Lingard's, 'Chaos' on the runway at NZFW 2017. Photo credit: Sonia Sly

Jason Lingard's, 'Chaos' on the runway at NZFW 2017. Photo credit: Sonia Sly

Auckland based designer, Jason Lingard left fashion behind for graphic design in the early stages of his career only to make a return to the fashion industry and his vision is all about pushing past gender barriers.

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