Iain R Webb is an award-winning writer and professor of fashion at Royal College of Art and Central Saint Martins.
Webb originally studied fashion design at St Martin’s School of Art (now Central Saint Martins). Following his graduation in 1980, he pursued a career as a fashion editor/director working for Blitz, The Evening Standard, Harpers & Queen, The Times and Elle. Webb has also contributed to various publications including New Musical Express, Saturday Telegraph, The Independent and Vogue.
In 1995 and 1996, he was presented with the Fashion Journalist of The Year Award. Webb is a respected fashion writer and has authored titles including Bill Gibb, Fashion and Fantasy (2008), Foale and Tuffin: The Sixties: A Decade in Fashion (2009), and Postcards From the Edge of the Catwalk (2010).
He lives in Bath where he consults for the Fashion Museum along with lecturing as a professor of fashion at the Royal College of Art and Central Saint Martins. He is also a contributing editor for Harper’s Bazaar UK.