CSM In-depth: Second year BA Womenswear Tailoring

During a four-week long period, the second year BA Womenswear students had to answer the question, "What is the contemporary definition of tailoring?” by...

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.

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...

Project Pi

Central Saint Martins’ 1st year Womenswear students have collaborated for the Turning Point Project on this video, called “Project Pi”. They have collaborated with...

TODAY: CSM WHITE SHOW 2013 AT 4PM

get your tits out to saint martins' most exciting show of the year, where all white everything bleaches your teeth and makes you...

Who Will Make The Cut? Exploring a CSM Womenswear project.

After three weeks of intense pattern making, draping and sewing, the Cutting Project came to an end and it was time for the crit....

The White Series. Part 3: Alessandra Parolin

1G: Tell us about your White Project. Alessandra Parolin: It all started by considering death as a border, so for the research of the white...

The White Series: Mikyoung Ko, Edward Mendoza, Shunichiro Naka

Mikyoung Ko Get to know the Korean fashion print student who kept a close relationship with the moon to develop her white project. Mikyoung Ko is...

The White Series. Part 4: Scott Park

1G: Tell us about your White Project. Scott Park: The starting point for this project was based on stories from occult societies, superstitions, and the collections of...

The White Series. Part 8: Seena Shahmardi

1G: Tell us about your White Project. Seena Shahmardi: My starting point was lovers; I had seen the movie Happy Feet, and thought it was...

The Apron Project by 1st year BA Fashion Print at Central...

In the 1st year BA Fashion Print 'Apron project', the students had a couple of weeks to focus solely on learning printmaking. A number...