The Royal 20: Taja Bobek

Once upon a time, bags were not a prominent addition to looks presented on the runway. Fairly speaking, it looked a bit awkward -- an...

Hayley Grundmann

Hayley Grundmann is Central Saint Martins’ Knitwear kid, who has made crazy shaped, knitted and glittering with Swarovski...

Moment One

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Fashion Student! Sorry for the mammoth post, but this is something...

Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design is nothing without itʼs tutors. If the student body is the hot blood, then tutors are...

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...”

Flaminia

Photographer: Nikolay Biryukov Make-up and hair: Marina Keri Model: Liza Serpova/ Premier Model Management Stylist/producer: Olya Kuryshchuk Clothes: Flaminia Saccucci

Edén Barrena, the politics of pleasure in art

A year ago, Edén Barrena was studying the Printmaking MA at the Royal College of Art. Today, her landscape has changed in a quite...

hell isn’t ‘other people’: it’s April at CSM

If February is the busiest month for fashion designers, December is inferno in fashion retail and July means hysteria on Spanish party islands, then...

Tessa Edwards: queen of crystals

"And if after all our considering we still decide to twerk half naked with our tongues out informed, aware and making choices then that’s...

Jackie Js Lee Spring Summer 2013

Having only graduated from Central Saint Martin’s in 2010 (albeit with an enormously successful graduate collection and the Harrods Award), Jackie JS Lee has...

New home

St martins School of Art, Charing Cross Campus, c.1970 via Frieze So we finally made it.; the biggest commute London has ever seen. Moving from...

Preview: Anne McCloy

Photo by Kirill Kuletski Anne McCloy is one of the fashion tutors at Central St. Martins, but like no other. She is one hell of...