Chaos is a Friend of Mine: Designer’s Work Space

Quoting good old Bob Dylan there in the title, here is also some evidence to support the fact that chaos is a friend of...

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Go with the PHVLO

Paula Conovas del Vas and Ernesto Naranjo have been on it. Both CSM students have earned scholarships (Paula is backed by Stella McCartney and...

Janice Lee and the Face of Luxury Consumerism

Janice Lee, originally from Hong Kong, is devoted to the study and interpretation of consumer behavior. As China’s burgeoning middle class goes on extravagant...

The Royal 20: Stefanie Tschirky

Stefanie Tschirky’s design celebrates perfection within chaos. Her Royal College of Art MA Fashion collection entitled Controlled Chaos is a personal and visual reaction...

Aquatic Fanatic! Fashion Scout selects Central Saint Martins BA graduate Cassandra...

Every year, there’s always one collection in the final BA Fashion show that puts the cat amongst the pigeons. Or should we say fish?...

Backstage at the Central Saint Martins BA Graduate Fashion Show 2014

Key words that were overheard among the crowd after last night's BA Fashion press show: 'sparkle! sparkle!', ‘a lot of Galliano...’, '- raw beauty!'. A...

Interning at Chanel

Lucas Leclere   Lucas is the recent graduate from Fashion Design Womenswear at Central Saint Martins. He has successfully presented his graduate collection at the...

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NUDE: CENTRAL SAINT MARTINS MA FASHION EXHIBITION AT LETHABY GALLERY

The exhibition was decidedly curated in collaboration with Alistair O'Neill, a name you may recognise for recently bringing Guy Bourdin's oeuvre to the heart of Somerset House this winter. Being the first exhibition of its kind to showcase recent Central Saint Martins MA Fashion graduate work, for free and to the public, it’s a new era of direction for the course, which since last year has been lead by Fabio Piras; who also oversaw the 'Nude’ exhibit through from its early beginnings. "It's an opportunity to look at the garments closely and understand the process which you don't get from the catwalk show nor from a flattened image" emphasises Piras. O’Neill, the Fashion History and Theory course leader at Central Saint martins, muses "The title and the concept came out of a particular colour that Fabio and I had been drawn to throughout the collections... The term "Nude" has a much more meaning in terms of art history, but when talked about in fashion, it's just a colour...”

I Where A Dress in detail… Luke Brooks

The drawn lines that course across these garments give us a sense of familiarity; the simple act of drawing and shading. One is able...

Timo Zündorf: questioning the concept of masculinity in menswear design

Heavily researching male-dominated culture and the idea of what it means to be a 'civilised human being', Timo Zündorf has been digging into a...