The White Series. Part 2: Sara Kiani

1G: Tell us about your White Project. Sara Kiani: My project is based on my family stories and relationships. It’s about how we’ve dealt with things, what...

Behind the Central Saint Martins Céline project: Jiale An

Bag projects have kind of become a 'thing' at Central Saint Martins. We can guess that it is because in reality accessories have been booming in sales for the...

Bulgari x CSM: Natasha Somerville’s daring Serpenti

“We each had a corner and mounted all our work, put some stuff on the wall. Then we had to leave it there for a couple of hours...” Natasha talks us through the selection process; a few people had brought the handbags which they’d made, and Natasha was one of them. “I like to have fun when designing, and to sometimes be less serious with my work,” she says, “I’m certain that Bulgari would never seen anything quite as ridiculous as my monster handbags!” In addition to that, she also brought multiple sketchbooks, and a portfolio with sampling, which revealed her obsession with painstakingly time-consuming techniques to create bespoke fabrics. Work from her final collection was also included, “One dress was constructed with hand glued 2 mm strips of latex in illusion stripes that took 3 months to make.” Yes, it might’ve been this devotion to produce great quality that made her stand out from her peers.

Township Resolution by Gracie Wales Bonner

‘Township Resolution" is a collaboration with photographer Dexter Lander (2nd Year Fashion Communication and Promotion) and Stylist and Image maker Gracie Wales Bonner (2nd Year Fashion...

A Closer Look at the Kering Sustainability Project

The fashion industry is a web of relations, causes and effects, and power structures that unfortunately don't always treat human and nature capital fairly....

The White Series. Part 11: Bella Ou

1G: Tell us about your White Project. Bella Ou: The starting point of this project was Rene Magritte’s painting The Lover. I found the painting mysterious, nervous...

Jim Hu

Jim Hu is a 1st year Womenswear student and for his Turning Point Project he has created a stunning sculptural piece out of a...

Bright young talent Jegor Pister, first-year FDM student

You might think that growing up in a tiny little village in the German woods wouldn’t make for a super successful fashion designer. But...

The Grayson Perry Project photo shoot for i-D online

1Granary gleefully presents Grayson Perry Project, especially shot for I-D Online. Central Saint Martins’ 2nd year Fashion Print students, for the eighth consecutive year, had the...

Fashion Folio’s Alter Egos

For their second week back in college, Patrick Lee Yow’s Fashion Folio students were set an exciting and challenging project: following in the footsteps...

Hyon Park. “I am so sorry.” 2nd Year Womenswear Sustiainablty Project

1G: Tell us about your project. Hyon Park: It was a "Sustainability project"; so obviously its about the environment and pollution. However, I thought that...

‘The Graduates’ with Nick Knight and Simon Foxton

Psssssst... Better set your alarms tomorrow, because we have something super exciting in store, and it's kicking off early. Remember the MA Fashion class...