Ahead of our times: Floriane de Saint Pierre

A black leather shrink’s chair stands in the corner of Floriane de Saint Pierre’s Paris office. Its presence in the room where marriages are...

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...

Colette’s founder Sarah Andelman on how to get stocked in top...

Sarah Andelman knows what’s going down. Although Instagram is a diluted and expertly controlled view of how a person experiences the world, scrolling...

Jo-Ann Furniss: “I forgive talented people anything.”

“Fashion years are like dog years.” Jo-Ann Furniss is getting onto something. “One human year is two fashion years, just because of its...

Amanda Sharp on founding Frieze, art’s foremost critical publication

you don’t need to dumb complicated ideas down - you just have to explain them clearly. Beginning as two young graduates in the late...

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...

Dries van Noten: how to pull off creating 100 shows

“Please get out of that system: I have to do a fashion show, Anna Wintour has to be on the first row, Tim Blanks...

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...

A conversation with fashion’s biggest homme d’affaires: Didier Grumbach

What comes to mind of you hear the term ‘haute couture’? The visionary designer in his atelier? The most delicate fabrics, assimilated in countless...

Matty Bovan: Seeing beyond the glitter curtain

In less than a month time, Matty Bovan will be unveiling his new collection at Fashion East alongside fellow CSM graduate A.V. Robertson, Mimi...

Willie Walters: “You have to be really careful that you don’t...

How to introduce a woman who single-handedly nurtured and transformed a generation of fashion designers? While running a course at any creative institution is...

Simone Rocha shows how sticking to your guns triumphs

Simone Rocha has risen to fashion prominence through diligence and sticking to her ethos at all times. In an industry where press too often...