Does Fashion Tech call for a revolution in Fashion Education?

You wanna be on top? Be a fashion tech start-up. Pitch to raise 3.5 million pounds. Forget about 300k LVMH sponsorship prizes, because the...

Op-Ed | The New Identity of the Fashion Designer in the...

Those who have chosen to work in creative industries are constantly expected to "top" not just one another, but themselves. The music industry has...

Sustainability is here to stay, so better adapt your design techniques

Ambiguity is perhaps the most truthful aspect of sustainable fashion. Whether it is as a result of the complex language used by the media, or because...

The future of fashion is vegan

“It’s all about giving the public information that results in change," said Yvonne Taylor, Director of Corporate Projects at PETA. At The Fashion Debates latest panel, Is...

New York’s New Generation of Designers, An Argument for Optimism

It’s easy to feel pessimistic about the fashion industry in New York these days. It’s no secret that the industry is faltering, in crisis....

Creative education shouldn’t just be for art schools

As the son of a kindergarten teacher, I have always been fascinated by the pedagogy of pre-formal education. My mum and many other teachers...

Fashioning Spaces: Curating Contemporary Fashion outside the Institution

Why are alternative fashion displays often better at showcasing fashion than the traditional fashion museum? Jihane Dyer, a graduate of Central Saint Martins’ Fashion...

Why Happiness Should Matter in Fashion

It is a Tuesday morning and I just withdrew my application for a job I was more than qualified for. I was preparing for...

What are you really buying into? Thoughts on the H&M x...

Trying to find someone who shopped the latest HxM collection is like finding a proverbial needle in a haystack. Yes, there are endless reports...

Equity in Process: Fashion and Accessibility

Fashion as an industry prides itself on being an exclusivist industry. Your worth is determined by your race, economic privilege, pedigree, and education. Few...

Rumoured: CSM students don’t want to work for big luxury houses...

London is cold now, there is no doubt about it. You can see your breath when exhaling and Tesco is offering meal deals...

Investigating the KTZ/Inuit ‘rip-off’ case with fashion lawyer Hugh Devlin

Late 18th century English writer and collector Charles Caleb Colton once famously declared that “Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery,” but today, imitation isn’t...