How London’s fashion students are reacting to the coronavirus crisis
With schools shutting down and graduate shows cancelled, we spoke to final year students across the city’s schools to hear how they’re coping.
how to pretend you know loads about politics
Journalist Marie Le Conte breaks it down so you can stay up to speed. Here's Westminster politics, but in a format that won’t make you want to die.
Marie Le Conte
this is how to revolutionise fashion education
The University of Westminster’s new Professor of Fashion Design, Andrew Groves, shares an 11-step guide to nurturing the next generation of fashion talent.
the young designer tackling fashion’s waste problem
A new project by Westminster Menswear MA student Priya Ahluwalia showcases both her graduate collection, and the urgent need for change in the way we manufacture clothes.
hero of the week: the women striking at yarl’s wood detention centre
Women at the facility have been on hunger strike for a month, protesting their ‘indefinite’ detention (which is illegal in all other European countries) and “inhumane conditions”, supported by protesters across the UK.
the designer graduates to watch out for
Another year and another batch of insanely good designers all hoping to make it big in the industry. What with fashion’s constant musical chairs, and countless young designers all clamouring to be heard, it’ll be tough times ahead for the next...
the business of fashion asks “is fashion education selling a false dream?”
The industry website has published global fashion school rankings, but their research found widespread dissatisfaction among students.
ones to watch from the westminster graduate show
Could one of these young designers be the future of fashion?
meet the menswear grads of 2014
Graduate fashion week is one of London’s hottest tickets. We meet the next generation of graduates from the capital’s tip top design schools. They’ve got it on lock!
A Mary Benson x Nokia Original
Last week, Westminster about-to-be-graduate, Mary Benson hosted a psychedelic New York Fashion Week party with Nokia.