PR mogul Ed Filipowski on the power of communication

You might expect the co-president of a leading fashion public relations and production agency to have his own office at the end of...

Reason/Passion: The place of politics in fashion according to Julien David

Born in romantic Paris and trained at Parsons among the cold, spread-sheet towers of Lower Manhattan, designer Julien David established his fashion company in...

Thomas Lenthal on translating a designer’s vision into images

  "It takes as much time to do a bad job as to do a good job." Words are a funny thing, aren’t they? Say a...

On the transformative nature of dress: Fashion in Film Festival

Fashion and time are at the heart of this year’s Fashion in Film Festival (11th- 26th of March). From Alain Resnais’ Last Year in...

From the atelier to the big screen

Fashion is never timeless - it is marked and torn by time. And time, in return, can be revealed or manipulated by fashion. Celebrating...

Cecilia Dean: The woman behind art’s unrivalled publication, Visionaire

From a set of five 12-inch double-sided vinyl and a package of plastic toy figures to a crate of conceptual perfumes, artist-created breath strips...

“Is cool really relevant?” An intimate meeting with Alber Elbaz

While going through education, we learn a deceptively simple lesson: trust. Not just in the opinion of a tutor which is supported by their...

McQueen: Inside the spaces that house fashion

Considering the various challenges posed by the industry, it’s one thing to establish a fashion brand and run it successfully; it is a whole other ballgame...

CSM designers come together for Zaha Hadid’s final exhibition

Zaha Hadid once said: “If I wanted to do clothes or if I wanted to make a building or design a choreography, I would...

Noa Raviv: Humanising computer-led fashion design

Noa Raviv’s designs, which incorporate 3D-printing to create otherworldly beauty, have earned her numerous accolades - including Fashion Designer of The Year Award at...

Halloween’s hottest CSM set designers

After assisting Gary Card for over a year, I have gained a new respect for the powerful but modest role of set design. It...

A guide to getting your collection into boutiques

L’Eclaireur sure is a shop with a history and longevity in the Paris retail scene. Started by Armand Hadida 36 years ago, the boutique...