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A wardrobe like a family: Roni Ilan

The older we are, the more important the concept of family becomes. While as teenagers most of us tried to distinguish ourselves from our...

The Masters: Li Gong

From his minimalistic black uniform and round rimmed glasses to the illustrations drawn in the bald patch on the back of his head, Li...

Friend, and collaborator: Julian DuFour and Céline Schubert

“Whenever there is a slight opportunity or a loophole in an assignment, I’m working with Céline,” says Julian DuFour, a 1st year FCP student...

Words of wisdom from Tigran Avetisyan

Tigran Avetisyan’s clothes shout loud so that he can stay quiet. A recent expansion into womenswear has given him double the opportunity to express...

The Masters: Laura Lowena and Emma Chopova

Meeting Laura Lowena and Emma Chopova for the first time is a remarkably calming experience. There is a striking balance between the two -...

Draping for social unity: Anne Karine Thorbjørnsen

Since graduating from MA Womenswear at Central Saint Martins in 2012, Anne Karine Thorbjørnsen has struggled with the concept of sitting still. When she’s not...

Meet me in the bathroom: Sirloin by Mao Usami and Alve...

Time spent as a student is not regularly considered to be the most romantic. With little money in our pockets and a workload that...

The Masters: Stefan Cooke

The uncanny is that subjective sensation triggered by something which is at once familiar yet alien. It is the unsettling evocation of the past...

New Waves: Susang Hwang

'Masculinity' is one of those slippery topics within the fashion industry: how to define it? One possible start could be by trying to not...

New Waves: Seulki Sue Lee

In the BA Fashion graduate collections, one can find such a breadth of ideas: from prison-born kids to baked skirts, tent-structures and buried garments,...

New Waves: Ruihong Harry Xu

Ruihong Harry Xu offers us a fresh take on life within prison: that of life having started right there. This is not Orange is the...

New Waves: Susang Hwang

'Masculinity' is one of those slippery topics within the fashion industry: how to define it? One possible start could be by trying to not...