Black Excellence and Fashion History
From iconic runway moments to culture as a dirty word, our new must-watch TikTok series spotlights black excellence in fashion history.
Essay: Code Red - Fashion & Climate Change
Dress historian and curator Amy de la Haye explores how our relationship with clothing has changed over time, and industrialisation's detrimental impact on the climate.
Live Panel Discussion
Panel Discussion: Balenciaga A/W 21 Haute Couture
SHOWstudio's very own fashion critic M-C Hill is joined by Cally Blackman, Joshua James Small and Steven Ma to discuss the Balenciaga A/W 21 haute couture show.
Live Review: Balenciaga A/W 21 Haute Couture
Live from London, content editor Calum Knight and features editor Hetty Mahlich review the Balenciaga A/W 21 haute couture show.
Vivienne Westwood Finally Gets Fashion 'Catwalk' Bible
Revered fashion critic and collector Alexander Fury has penned an accompanying introduction and notes for the latest 'Catwalk: Complete Collections' book.
Essay: Fashion in Mourning
Dress historian and curator Amy de la Haye explores the ties between fashion and death, analysing mourning dress in early 19th century London.
Fashion in a Time of Crisis
Amy de la Haye explores how fashion and dress have responded to political, social and economic trouble.
Fashion History and Theory: Central Saint Martins
Explore the BA Fashion Communication: Fashion History and Theory pathway's final year projects and theses.
Fashion Journalism: Central Saint Martins
Explore the BA Fashion Communication: Fashion Journalism pathway's final year projects.
SHOWstudio hosted an illuminating conversation on the life and work of Richard Avedon.
The Narrated Catwalk
Fashion's most revered journalists give a front row account of three memorable runway moments.
Cathy Horyn: John Galliano S/S 06
The esteemed fashion critic revisits John Galliano's radical runway show.
Cathy Horyn: Céline S/S 13
The esteemed fashion critic Cathy Horyn revisits a memorable runway moment from the Phoebe Philo era at Céline.
Cathy Horyn: Alexander McQueen S/S 01
Cathy Horyn, the esteemed fashion critic, narrates the landmark 'Voss' show which took place in an asylum-like setting.
Day 7: Christina Cacouris
The final day of journalist Christina Cacouris's Tumblr curation on 'The Transatlantic Avant-Garde' centres around post-war Paris and the collision of art and fashion.
African Style Archive Takes Over the London College of Fashion Instagram
In London College of Fashion's first ever one week Instagram exhibition, the Instagram account @africanstylearchive explores African style and sartorial practices through the art of imagery and conversation.
Vanessa Friedman: Chalayan A/W 00
Revered fashion critic Vanessa Friedman recounts legendary fashion moments, selecting the show where Hussein Chalayan made furniture into wearable fashion.
Vanessa Friedman: Dries Van Noten S/S 05
Revered fashion critic Vanessa Friedman recounts legendary fashion moments, selecting Dries Van Noten's 50th show.
The Men's Shirt: Tracking A Sartorial Revolution In British Style Tribes
The classic Ben Sherman shirt was a staple garment for British youth culture in the 20th century. Hetty Mahlich tracks the metamorphosis of the wardrobe staple.
Fashion and The Plague 1665 - Robes Most Resistant and Clothing Most Infectious
Looking at the Great Plague, Amy de la Haye explores the status of clothing when it emerges as the culprit of, not a radical response to, crisis.
An ongoing series of downloadable patterns from globally acclaimed designers. Download, study and make your own work of couture craftsmanship.
Live Review: Dior Men's A/W 21
Live from London, content editor Calum Knight and features editor Hetty Mahlich review the Dior men's A/W 21 show.
SHOWstudio Turns 20: An Interview with Nick Knight
To celebrate 20 years of SHOWstudio Christina Donoghue speaks to our founder and legendary image maker, Nick Knight on why he found SHOWstudio in 2000, the importance of showcasing the artistic process and embracing an AI-led future.