BA Final Collections

BA Final Collections

6,000 stitches – New Waves: Rebecca Jeffs

The Mancunian Central Saint Martins graduate Rebecca Jeffs almost had a nervous breakdown when she enrolled at Central Saint Martins, but found the “blood,...

THE FASHION OF GENTRIFICATION – NEW WAVES: DANIEL W. FLETCHER

As a part of the first batch coming out of Central Saint Martins’ King’s Cross campus, the charismatic Daniel W. Fletcher designed a menswear...

LIFE BY THE SEA – New Waves: NATHAN MOY

Nathan Moy is easily recognised for his incredibly fashionable exterior. He helped making an outfit for Beyonce while interning at Alexander Wang, and for...

Towards Maximalist Menswear – New Waves: Wataru Tominaga

Transitioning to Central Saint Martin's BA Fashion Print was not particularly violent to Wataru Tominaga. Originally from Japan, he had previously studied in two...

Quad Bike Glamour, New Waves: Tingzhi Liu

Since childhood, Central Saint Martins graduate Tingzhi Liu, originally from Singapore, has loved dressing up. She mixes personal memories and fashion-historical research as she...

The cyclic nature of addicts: New Waves, Lee Bodkin

Lee Bodkin originates from Glasgow, Scotland, from where he pursued his creative ambitions until reaching the guilded halls of Central Saint Martins. He developed his graduate collection through careful research on the social implications of drug addiction, reflected in his hoarding-style textiles that investigate the cyclic nature of many addicts. Taking such a contentious theme as a starting point for a fashion collection raises issues -- important ones, which Lee carefully reflected on as he developed his garments.

New Waves: Catherine Whang

Korean-born, Canada-raised BA Fashion graduate Catherine Whang studied the aesthetics of Amish adolescence for her final collection -- that is, Amish adolescence gone drinking...

FABIAN BREDT: BRINGING DEMOCRACY TO FASHION, ONE BOMBER JACKET AT A...

As the only German pursuing his bachelor degree in ‘Textile and Fashion’ at The Hague’s Royal Academy of Art (KABK), Fabian Bredt presented his...

Inside the Central Saint Martins Fashion Studios

The Central Saint Martins graduate shows will happen in less than one month... What are the final year BA Fashion Design students working on? What fabrics are they using for their collections, which will be unveiled on the runway on the 3rd of June? What do their workspaces look like? And what are the new kids on the block creating, who are just finishing their first year at CSM? 1st year BA Graphic Design student Ollie Vanes grabbed his camera and set out to explore and document the fashion design studios.

Daisy Collingridge: CSM Dreams

What did your tutors say when you first presented your ideas for the final collection? The first line up was a bit of a wake...

Newly Qualified Wunderkind: Ed Lee’s ‘Crafty’ Avenue to Graduation

Steeped with themes of romanticism to suits reminiscent of Bowie’s Thin White Duke, Ed Lee’s work combines the use of motif with drapery and...

Richard Quinn: Creator of Cracked Couture

Creator of ‘cracked couture,’ and teller of frayed fairytales: the screen printing of Fashion Print graduate Richard Quinn would undoubtedly make it onto the...