Articles about fashion
A Front Row Seat, by Kirstin Sinclair, charts the history of fashion shows and captures the excitement of modern-day catwalk spectaculars.
In Autumn 2017 London's Fashion and Textile Museum (FTM) presents Louise Dahl-Wolfe A Style of Her Own. This first-ever retrospective features more than 100 black and white images spanning three decades from the 1930s to the 1950s.
London's Fashion and Textile Museum presents Knitwear - Chanel to Westwood charting 100 years of knitwear history. This the first major display of its kind to look at the key designers of the 20th century and the technical innovations in hand, machine and industrial knitting.
To mark its 10th anniversary the Fashion and Textile Museum is holding an exhibition entitled The Glamour of Bellville Sassoon.
The Glamour of Bellville Sassoon chronicles David Sassoon's fifty-year career and his position at the forefront of the British fashion industry.
Artists' Textiles 1940-1976 charts the history of twentieth-century textiles designed by leading contemporary artists. The book discusses familiar designs and tells us how modern art was made available to mass consumers at reasonable prices.
Undressed A Brief History of Underwear at the Victoria and Albert Museum explores the history of underwear. //
London's renowned Fashion and Textile Museum presents Artist Textiles Picasso to Warhol. The exhibition charts the history of 20th-century textile design and shows how contemporary art was made accessible to the masses.
Fashion and Textile Museum presents Art Textiles: Marian Clayden - retrospective exhibition looks at Clayden's work in the field of tie-dye fabrics
The latest exhibition to be held at London's Fashion and Textile Museum is Artist Textiles Picasso to Warhol. During a recent visit to the FTM, Frances Spiegel met the curators and discussed what it's like to mount an exhibition like this.
Georgians Revealed - Life, Style and the Making of Modern Britain, published by the British Library, is one of the most interesting books I've ever read. It looks at the period between 1714 and 1830 when four Georges sat on the British throne.
This book examines innovations in manufacturing methods, changing tastes and fashion trends in Georgian Britain from tableware to wallpaper and from ceramics to clothing.
Kaffe Fassett - A Life in Colour at the Fashion and Textile Museum showcases fabrics,soft furnishings and furniture, knitwear, patchworks and quilts by leading practitioner of contemporary crafts.
Ocean Liners: Speed & Style at London's Victoria & Albert Museum explores the evolution of ocean-liners: the art, design and engineering as well as the travelers who enjoyed life aboard these magnificent vessels.
A new publication by the Wallace Collection records the ninetynine gold boxes in their collection.
Shoes Pleasure and Pain, exhibition at V&A, looks at 2,000 years of footwear history.
How has Sandro Botticelli influenced designers and artists from the Pre-Raphaelites to the present day?