After finishing my first year of uni and moving out of my London flat, I had a whole 4 months off to spend with my friends and family. As I hadn't been blogging over this time, I thought I would do one big post at the end of summer (now), to give an overview of … Continue reading End of a 4 Month Summer – Update
After waiting months since the exhibition was first announced, the Balenciaga exhibition at the Victoria and Albert museum finally opened on 27th May. Since attending the Fashion in Motion, Balenciaga inspired catwalk show in March, I couldn't wait to finally see the actual exhibition for myself. I have attended many exhibitions at the V&A in … Continue reading BALENCIAGA: SHAPING FASHION
Late night photoshoot in Soho with CWK.
As many of you will know, the Victoria and Albert museum are showcasing a Cristobal Balenciaga exhibition - 'Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion' from 27th May. In anticipation of this upcoming exhibition, the V&A hosted a catwalk show of Central Saint Martin's womenswear and print design students' work, which was inspired by Balenciaga's creations. As I was … Continue reading FASHION IN MOTION – INSPIRED BY BALENCIAGA
Following Burberry's AW17 show at London Fashion Week, they went on to showcase the new collection at the Makers House at Tottenham Court Road. I previously went to this exhibition back in October last year for their SS17 collection and was amazed at the detail and money that Burberry must put in to make such … Continue reading BURBERRY MAKERS HOUSE – FEB17
Outfit: Coat - vintage, top - Monki, leather pants - Topshop, boots - Asos London Fashion Week Festival is an event that runs the week after London Fashion Week. Here you can shop designers, listen to talks by people in the industry, and also view catwalk shows by those who were showcased at London Fashion … Continue reading LONDON FASHION WEEK FESTIVAL FEB17
During LFW, I went to visit the British Council's annual showcase - The International Fashion Showcase at the Somerset House. This showcase "will explore the theme of Local/Global. Fashion is shaped by its surroundings - the rhythms of nature, climate, cultural memory, social change and historical shifts are reflected in its form, techniques and materials." The British Council Designs … Continue reading THE INTERNATIONAL FASHION SHOWCASE 2017
As part of my uni course, I was given the opportunity to apply for an internship during this month's London Fashion Week. I decided to work for On|Off at their show space at the Oxo Tower Bargehouse. This internship went on for the 3 show days, meaning that I helped out with the setting up of, … Continue reading MY FIRST EVER FASHION WEEK INTERNSHIP – On|Off