Best in Show: John Matheson
John Matheson, archivist and owner of the @McQueen_Vault Instagram account, muses on his favourite look from Erdem A/W 19.
Best in Show: Paria Farzaneh
Designer Paria Farzaneh discusses the nuances drawn on her Iranian heritage in a chosen look from her debut A/W 18 collection.
Best in Show: Greta Bellamacina
Poet Greta Bellamacina appraises her favourite piece from Simone Rocha S/S 18, an all white jacket and lace skirt.
Interview: Amber Valletta by Peter Lindbergh
Knight interviews Valletta on her work with Peter Lindbergh, asking to what extent she feels her career has been shaped by the desires of others.
Video Essay: Christian Dior
Alexander Fury and Amanda Harlech discuss Dior couture A/W 14, the synchronicity of Karl Lagerfeld and Raf Simons and couture craft.
Video Essay: Valentino
Alexander Fury discusses Valentino couture A/W 14, house codes and why an absence of sexuality can be seductive.
A project exploring fashion's fascination with pushing the boundaries of taste, from Schiaparelli to Prada.
Essay: Spinning Yarns
Isabella Blow: Fashion Galore! - Alexander Fury on British designers’ obsession with telling stories.
Video Essay: Mary Katrantzou Skirt
Mary Katrantzou’s exuberant lampshade skirt - a star piece of her S/S 11 collection - is captured by Nick Knight on Raquel Zimmermann.
Video Essay: Marios Schwab Dress
Alexander Fury on the Salzburg sewing school inspiration behind Marios Schwab’s dirndl dress.
Video Essay: Dolce & Gabbana Corset
Alexander Fury on the dichotomy between liberation and objectification embodied in Dolce & Gabbana’s charm encrusted corset.