• In Praise of Old Age

    Old people have been the principal victims of coronavirus. Time to celebrate and appreciate what they bring to all our lives – and to fashion.

  • The Invisible Unveiled

    The seamstresses and pattern cutters are the unacknowledged heroes of the fashion design process, as a new project from Central Saint Martins makes clear.

  • Love Infection

    Dressing for a FaceTime date – and how I tested the world of virtual dating.

  •   Working It from Home: Fashion’s New Frontier

    As social distancing continues we explore the new reality of fashion image making

  • Face Masks: The New Fashion Accessory

    Stay safe, stay healthy – and stay fashionable. Maybe the Japanese can teach westerners how to appreciate face masks.

  • “I’m just a natural enhancer” – Carl Ray on makeup, Michelle Obama and his love for women

    As Michelle Obama’s much-anticipated documentary lands on Netflix, her make-up artist of 11 years Carl Ray spoke to Zara Korutz in a candid interview.

  • Coronavirus and the Future of Fashion

    Pre-Covid-19, the fashion industry was already going through a period of intense self-questioning. So where do we go in a post-pandemic world. Post-graduate students at Central Saint Martins share some positive thoughts about fashion with their MA Fashion Communication course leader.

  • V&A brings kimono culture to London

    In its first fashion exhibition of 2020, the V&A explores the iconic Japanese kimono and its far-reaching influence upon the worldwide fashion industry.

  • Who are the greatest fashion designers of all time?

    Roger Tredre analyses how the fashion industry might define ‘greatness’ in the 2020s. The second edition of his book, The Great Fashion Designers, co-authored with Brenda Polan, is published this month.
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Hair Wars

Hair Wars

To straighten or not to straighten? That's a question many Black women and girls ask themselves on the way to their hairstylists.
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In Praise of Old Age

In Praise of Old Age

Old people have been the principal victims of coronavirus. Time to celebrate and appreciate what they bring to all our lives – and to fashion.
Jun 19
Digital London Fashion Week – the Verdict

Digital London Fashion Week – the Verdict

We review the highlights of a pioneering digital London Fashion Week, created during lockdown.
Jun 15
The Invisible Unveiled

The Invisible Unveiled

The seamstresses and pattern cutters are the unacknowledged heroes of the fashion design process, as a new project from Central Saint Martins makes clear.
Jun 05
Weaving Rainfall: The First Major Collaboration Between Fashion and Art

Weaving Rainfall: The First Major Collaboration Between Fashion and Art

French artist Michel Dubost worked with the Lyonnaise silk weaver François Ducharne from 1922 to 1933. Together, they produced some of the most beautiful silk weaves and prints used by Parisian couturiers including Vionnet, Poiret, Lelong, Schiaparelli, and Chanel
May 02
Love Infection

Love Infection

Dressing for a FaceTime date – and how I tested the world of virtual dating.
May 29
  Working It from Home: Fashion’s New Frontier

  Working It from Home: Fashion’s New Frontier

As social distancing continues we explore the new reality of fashion image making
May 22
Face Masks: The New Fashion Accessory

Face Masks: The New Fashion Accessory

Stay safe, stay healthy – and stay fashionable. Maybe the Japanese can teach westerners how to appreciate face masks.
May 15
“I’m just a natural enhancer” – Carl Ray on makeup, Michelle Obama and his love for women

“I’m just a natural enhancer” – Carl Ray on makeup, Michelle Obama and his love for women

As Michelle Obama’s much-anticipated documentary lands on Netflix, her make-up artist of 11 years Carl Ray spoke to Zara Korutz in a candid interview.
May 08
The Courageous Life of Catherine Dior

The Courageous Life of Catherine Dior

Most people think of flowers when they smell Miss Dior, but there is more to it than tha
Jul 26