Young bloggers and designers, co ordinated by Emma Slade Edmondson of backofthewardrobe.com, get together to support Fashion Revolution Day by wearing old clothes inside out.
LCF’s annual project Protest14 encourages students to respond to the issues of the day through slogan garments. The results, shot by photographer Riccardo Raspa, are moving – and disturbing.
This Thursday, Fashion Revolution Day is asking you to think about what you wear and who made it. Drawing from locally made, fairly traded, ethical clothes, photographer Rachel Manns and stylist Alice Wilby put together options that aim to inspire.
A satellite exhibition at the London College of Fashion of Jean Paul Gaultier’s ad campaigns and posters chart the ongoing concepts of the designer’s work through graphic creations.
This spring sees New York-based designer Jeremy Scott return with another typically lively collection for adidas Originals.
London College of Fashion’s MA show has become a must-see on the London Fashion Week calendar. The college, responsible for unleashing the likes of JW Anderson on the world, has helped establish British fashion as a source for innovation and ideas. I preview the latest graduates ahead of the show on Friday.
Lucy Moore and friend Lily Cole continue a legacy by taking over independent arts and fashion bookshop Claire de Rouen.
Sophie Harley’s earrings, Butler & Wilson’s jewelled clutch, Kate Bosworth’s leather trews. Winter gets exciting!
The mix of wealth, trade and stability in Elizabeth I’s 45-year reign (1558-1603) led to an explosion in decorative crafts, which then featured heavily in the era’s portraiture as symbols of wealth and culture. The National Portrait Gallery celebrates Elizabeth I and her people.
The V&A’s Clothworkers’ Centre for the Study and Conservation of Textiles and Fashion is set to become a valuable resource for designers. Early fashion pieces include rare 16th century children’s kaftans from the Ottoman Empire, important examples of 17th century European dress right up to present day Versace and Stella McCartney.