Ruth Chapman and her husband Tom founded Matches in 1984 near their Wimbledon Village home. Now an international luxury fashion omni-channel retailer with a curated edit that offers the best in new and established international labels, Matches has an online retailing platform and fourteen brick-and-mortar stores. Designed to provide a truly personalised retail experience, Matches embodies international style and London spirit. In addition to being the creative director of Matches own-line ‘Freda’, Chapman also sits on the New Gen panel for the British Fashion Council.



  1. 11:05 - 11:50 on 24 Jan 2018
    Ruth Chapman presents a live stream.

    Maison Margiela - Spring / Summer 2018 Panel Discussion

  2. 10:30 - 11:25 on 8 Oct 2014
    Ruth Chapman presents a live stream.

    Tom and Ruth Chapman

  3. 16:00 - 16:50 on 17 Sep 2012
    Ruth Chapman presents a live stream.

    Burberry Prorsum: Live panel discussion