The Masters: Laura Newton

Grateful to have time to spend in her own space again, Laura is relaxed and unabashedly friendly. We meet in her Seven Sisters shared...

The Masters: Gabriella Sardeña

Only once you’ve experienced the energetic personality of Gabriella Sardeña can you fully understand the method behind her work. Bubbling with enthusiasm, the British...

The Masters: Johannes Boehl

Johannes wears a strict uniform: a long, black Yamamoto blazer, black jeans, and black Acne boots. “My mom gets a heart attack when I...

The Masters: Tom Guy

It’s the 1950s. An aristocrat walks through her stately home and out into the gardens. She wears a tulle ball gown, light as air,...

The Masters: Oliver Thame

Axminster in Devon and Liberia on the coast of West Africa are worlds apart; the former is a peaceful haven in a little nook...

The Masters: Renata Estefan

Renata Estefan’s first impression is cool, calm and collected. She’s wearing a black puffer jacket with blush t-shirt underneath, dark trousers and...

The Masters: Robert Wallace

“I had never used a sewing machine before coming to Saint Martins,” Wallace confesses unabashedly. As an ambitious eighteen-year-old, he applied to Central Saint...

The Masters: Charlotte Knowles

“I like the idea of a woman unashamedly keeping a stash of porn under her bed or in her bedside drawer,” says Charlotte...

The Masters: Robert George Sanders

Robert stands out, quite literally. At 6ft7 he towers over the rest of his classmates, methodically stitching small roses onto his garments. Flowers are...

The Masters: Joshua Beaty

Joshua Beaty is a synonym of art and creativity. He is not looking to challenge the definition of fashion, nor does he dictate his...

The Masters: Laura Lowena and Emma Chopova

Meeting Laura Lowena and Emma Chopova for the first time is a remarkably calming experience. There is a striking balance between the two -...

Katie Jones: how to make awesome garments from designer surplus

There is something noble about refusing to follow the system and producing x amount of collections per year. Katie Jones belongs to that league of designers. She...