07 Aug 2019

DesignersSchools

Carolina Forss: is there space in the industry for everyone?

The Aalto graduate on her love of Finnish painter Helene Schjerfbeck, showing her collection at London’s Royal Academy of Arts, and why she thinks there’s room in the industry for everyone.

Chris Vidal: Fashion is in a Black Mirror phase

SSAW magazine Editor-in-Chief Chris Vidal discusses why biannuals are the future of fashion print, the relevance of fashion education, and why he still finds Instagram a little bit scary.

Ernesto Naranjo’s playfully pragmatic ode to his Spanish heritage

Meet the Spanish designer hopping between London, Paris and Madrid a year on from graduating from CSM

Fabian Kis-Juhasz and her Devilish Damsels

The former RCA student talks femininity, Fashion Week and the fickle reality of success.

Tianwei Zhang: Writing to bridge the gulf between China and the West

WWD’s London/China Market Editor discusses the virtues of learning on the job rather than the classroom, the cultural ignorance around China in fashion, and why you need to be able to tell WeChat from Weibo.

Heikki Salonen: Fashion as a service to fabric

The RCA alum talks Fashion East, letting your materials drive your process, and why today’s designers need to be more than just that.

At ease: Bianca Büche’s functional elegance

Meet the RCA graduate exploring the marriage of slick formality and cushioned comfort.

Priska Morger, Institute of Fashion Design Basel

"There should be less design, but better design."

Designing from an imagined yesterday for a real tomorrow

OTB Prize winner and Parsons graduate Annaliese Griffith-Jones discusses designing with an imagined past in mind, why she doesn’t toile, and her approach to the sustainability issue.

Simone Rocha: Family and Femininity

A decade after graduating from CSM, the Irish designer shares a few pearls of wisdom at The Sarabande Foundation

Steve Salter: Always A Fan, Never a Critic

i-D's Fashion Features Editor discusses how social media has changed fashion journalism, navigating mental health as a writer, and just what he's looking for in a pitch.

17 Jun 2019

Interviews

Queer Letters

Photographer Heather Glazzard's series explores queer identity, visibility and community.