"we're in an age where mediocrity is prized above all else" – ed meadham talks fashion right now
Edward Meadham is the brilliant brains behind the beautiful Blue Roses, here in an exclusive interview with him.
edward meadham launches blue roses at dover street market
A year after waking up from a coma, Edward Meadham – the cult designer once half of London’s legendary Meadham Kirchhoff – launches his first solo label, Blue Roses, today at Dover Street Market.
Anders Christian Madsen
can you help meadham kirchhoff save the last of their archive?
The iconic London label lost control of their archive when they were forced to close last year. Edward Meadham and Benjamin Kirchhoff are asking the fashion community to help them save 40 - 50 important archive pieces for exhibitions and shoots.
how do we protect the integrity of our designers?
It’s now a year since the praised London designers Meadham Kirchhoff were forced to draw their curtains. This season he made his comeback, designing for Sophia Webster's London Fashion Week show. Here Edward Meadham reflects on the ever-changing face...
all I ever wanted was a girls' world
Nothing speaks louder of society’s fascination with gender diversity than our recent enthralment with Caitlyn Jenner and Laverne Cox, with pictures of Eddie Redmayne filming The Danish Girl in a dress or even Kristen Stewart holding hands with a girl...
my i-D with edward meadham
In the newest installment of My i-D, Edward Meadham, one half of Meadham Kirchhoff talks about the highs, lows, praise and pitfalls that came with being behind one of the most critically acclaimed labels to come out of London in the last ten years and...
a manifesto for a modern fashion industry
In late 2014, activist designer duo Meadham Kirchhoff announced their indefinite hiatus, leaving London Fashion Week in a state of political cold turkey. An irreverent and passionate voice in the industry, for spring/summer 15 Meadham Kirchhoff asked...
5 designers that are making a difference
To celebrate the latest issue of i-D, we take a look at five designers who are paving the way for a better tomorrow.
2014, the year of... fashion scandal
This was the year in which Kendall Jenner had her eyebrows bleached away for the Givenchy show and became such an overnight sensation that the other models turned on her like evil stepsisters, telling tales on her, making faces at her, even putting out...
what does meadham kirchhoff’s struggle say about the fashion industry?
As Meadham Kirchhoff share the sad news that they won’t be showing at London Fashion Week in February, Susie (Bubble) Lau questions how a label that that has critical acclaim, feverish fandom and beautiful product, finds itself unable to carry on. Is...
a life affirming and heartbreaking display of emotion at meadham kirchhoff
After an open casting to choose the models, Meadham Kirchhoff's spring/summer 15 was a celebration of diversity and the vibrant attitude of the marginalised, in an incredibly personal collection.
Anders Christian Madsen
the i-D team's lfw round-up
It's been another stand out season for London, and the i-D team share their most inspiring moments, from Christopher Kane's tribute to Louise Wilson to Ryan Lo's mermaid cove.