Representing the creative future

CSM Fashion Image student Stephanie Francis Shanahan and the importance of joy in fashion image

CSM MA Fashion Image student on creating a book full of joy

The photographer and artist Stephanie Francis Shanahan talks about the book she created as part of her Fashion Image MA at CSM

Nov 26, 2020

This is how studying fashion design really looks for the class of 2021

9 Central Saint Martins’ final year fashion design students share how the classes are run, how “blended learning” works, and how much they miss being stressed together..

Oct 30, 2020

Is Fashion Education ignoring Disability?

Is fashion education ignoring disability?

CSM BA Fashion Communication and Promotion graduate Saskia Rowlands created a documentary that explores the significant lack of disability representation in the fashion industry

Oct 1, 2020

Fashion work placements during the pandemic

What is happening with fashion design work placements during the pandemic?

8 Central Saint Martins’ Fashion Design students on the challenges of interning during a global pandemic, the disparity between small brands and big houses, and the futility of fashion

Sep 21, 2020

Clay’s sentimental styling

Fashion Communication student Clay is reinterpreting clothing for the protection and honouring of women

Sep 3, 2020

Rubber Time Journal: A lifestyle magazine about the joy of downtime created by CSM Fashion Communication students

A lifestyle magazine about the joy of downtime created by CSM Fashion Communication students

CSM FCP students, Pie Sutithon and Deborah Wangsaputri on how they created Rubbertime Journal and the notion of relaxing

Jul 30, 2020

Fashion Trust Arabia: Zeid Hijazi explains how he won

Fashion Trust Arabia: Zeid Hijazi explains how he won

The Jordanian-Palestinian designer is one of the five winners of this year’s Fashion Trust Arabia

Jul 3, 2020

Out of School and into a Crisis: Central Saint Martins’ MA Fashion Graduates 2020

This year’s graduating designers are faced with a situation none of their predecessors have found themselves in before. What is it like to launch your career in the midst of a global pandemic?

Mar 31, 2020

Chloé Nardin: "I really struggle with what the term ‘fashion designer’ implies."

The CSM BA Womenswear graduate discusses her fixation on precision over performance, and the subtle ergonomics of medieval women's clothing.

Nov 12, 2019

Fabrice Desvaux de Marigny: When Businessman Meets Beauty Queen

The CSM graduate’s BA collection, featuring tight leather trousers, glitz and tailoring, was inspired by an affair his father had ten years ago.

Oct 30, 2019

One year out

How well do creative courses prepare students for the reality of post-graduate life? The CSM BA Womenswear class of 2018 share their thoughts.

Sep 28, 2019

DICKPRINT: Queerness, race and sexuality seen through fashion

CSM Fashion Journalism graduate Kacion Mayers discusses his raunchy final project, the trials of making a publication solo, and what 'mascuerading' means.

Aug 31, 2019

1 Granary

Magazine Issue 6

With unprecedented honesty and depth, 1 Granary Issue 6 dives into the work and lives of fashion designers today. As a response to the construction of desire and personality cults that govern our industry, the magazine steps away from the conventional profiles and editorials, focussing instead on raw work and anonymous, unfiltered testimonies. For the first time ever, readers are given a truthful insight into the process, dreams, fears, hardships, and struggles of today’s creatives.

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