The graduate designer proving the subtle power of pattern-cutting
Inspired by an imagined collaboration between Mick Jagger and Georgia O’Keeffe, AV Vattev AW20 skillfully bridges what might at first seem like disparate worlds.
'dickprint' is the magazine fighting against the fetishization of gay black bodies
Fed up with the narrow representations of gay black men in mainstream LGBT+ media, CSM graduate Kacion Mayers is breaking the mould with his decidedly NSFW magazine 'DICKPRINT'.
from buffalo to beyoncé, designer edwin mohney is a master of subversion
We caught up with the CSM graduate to chat about his first NYFW show, where to wear his Donald Trump heels and whether his Beyoncé NDA has been lifted yet (it hasn't).
“it’s not enough to dream anymore”: csm's ma class of 2019 reflect their troubled realities and push for a better tomorrow
Led by L’Oréal Professionnel Creative Award winners Sheryn Akiki and Goom Seo, this year’s brightest young design talents went beyond igniting imaginations as they delivered a collage of creative call-to-arms.
the future of fashion is trash
CSM MA student Matthew Needham makes fierce fashion out of environmental waste, fly-tipped rubbish and upcycled luxury fashion deadstock.
the world’s most exciting fashion grads tell us how they will revolutionize the industry
As the finalists of H&M Design Award 2019 are unveiled, fashion’s future is set to be more sustainable, more inclusive, more magical and more meaningful.
what students wore to their first day back at university
These fashion and arts students in London are pushing the boundaries of good taste, one box of acid-green hair dye at a time.
how not to go to fashion school
5 tips for those not planning to study at a college of fashion, but hoping to make it in the industry.
what makes a good student?
From Walter van Beirendonck to Fabio Piras, course leaders from 10 of the world’s top fashion courses answer the question.
what fashion creatives wore on their first day at college
Read these confessions, remember the dos and don’ts and let the classroom be your catwalk.
csm grad laura newton is changing the conventions of knitwear
“There is a definite lack of beautifully crafted, playful and modern knitwear. We meet the emerging designer in the next installment of our series with 1 Granary.
this csm grad is questioning male-dominated perceptions of fashion
As we exclusively share Charlotte Knowles’s spring/summer 18 lookbook, Fashion East’s latest family member discusses the need to challenge the male gaze and her advice to anyone who dreams of launching their own label.