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WOMEN OF ALL AGES – New Waves: Morwenna Darwell

Morwenna Darwell hails from the South West of Scotland, where she grew up on a farm which belonged to a vibrant community supporting adults...

The Royal 20: Amanda Svart

Employing plaster and wood to inform her silhouette and play with the idea of ‘breaking free’, Amanda Svart’s RCA graduate collection explores modern principles...

What James Kelly Did Next

James Kelly is on a come down. “Well, it always feels that way after a show,” he laughs. “I’ve spent a long time working...

Tuğcan Dökmen: from Spice Girls to Turkish Men in Polo shirts

Listening to the entire Harry Potter audiobook series, Desert Island disks, and BBC Radio programmes, Tuğcan Dökmen works her way through sheets of fabric...

Defining abstraction, New Waves: Zhujing Jiang

Already in her native Chengdu, a city in the South West of China, Zhujing had been familiar with the mythological Royal College of Art,...

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...

Grand Theft Artist, Per Hansson

What do you get when you throw fast cars, cowboys and heavy metal into the mix? Aside from a would-be teenage dream, it's a...

La Religieuse – New Waves: E Wha Lim

“Behold, the new has come” is the tone-on-tone half-concealed message on a shiny black plastic dress with fringe sleeves. E Wha Lim picks Bible...

The Royal 20: Isabella Macleod

Living in an age of information overload, we are constantly exposed to imagery. In this sense, it can be easy to sometimes become so...

“Are you chained to a garment while you are wearing it?”:...

Finnish Janni Turtiainen graduated from the MA Fashion at the Royal College of Art last year, prior to which she did a fashion degree...

Jessica McGrady: Uncovering the Poetry of Functional Garments

Constantly being haunted by certain stigmas and misconceptions of growing up in South London, Jessica became cautious of non-identification in dress. Certain aspects of...

Work In Progress: Colin Horgan

Originally from Ireland where he earned his BA, Colin Horgan has a few intense months ahead: he is working to complete the MA Fashion...