Behind The Seams
Behind The Seams explores the ideas, inspirations and individuals shaping the landscape of twenty-first century fashion in an evolving series of articles.
Day 4: Mary Katrantzou
London designer Mary Katrantzou posted the visual inspiration behind a floral digital printed piece from her S/S 12 collection exclusively on the SHOWstudio Tumblr as part of her week-long curation.
Nick Knight looked to the work of Erté, Aubrey Beardsley, Lillian Bassman and Irina Ionesco, amongst others, to explore the future-fantastic visions of Spring/Summer 2012 for W magazine.
Fashion Film: Hauteur Space
Nick Knight and Edward Enninful's luminescent shoot for W Magazine comes to life in this otherworldly fashion film starring Alexia Wight.
Rei, I Don't Exist
Artist Rei Nadal curated a week-long Tumblr takeover on the subject of 'fashion fetish'.
Fashion Film: Standing Opponent
Learn to stay safe from a vulnerable angle; Lara Stone wears Calvin Klein in this high fashion self defence demonstration.
Fashion Film: Knife Threat to Body
A life saving lesson in Krav Maga featuring Prada’s iconic leather car skirt from Spring/Summer 2012.
Fashion Film: Slashing Knife Attack
Lara Stone delivers a demonstration of advanced self-defence in full Ralph Lauren evening wear.
Fashion Film: Two Handed Choke
Power dressing with a difference; Lara Stone wears Louis Vuitton S/S 12 to demonstrate the technique of escaping a two handed choke.
Editorial Gallery: Get Back, Stay Back
See the stills from Nick Knight's self-defence themed shoot for V Magazine, with model Lara Stone and stylist Carine Roitfeld.
Fashion Film: Circular Slapping Attack
‘Cause pain as soon as possible’ Lara Stone masters a Krav Maga move in Valentino S/S 12.
Essay: Holy Ghosts
Behind the Seams: Stephanie LaCava on how religion crept into the Spring/Summer 2012 collections and continues to inspire.
Editorial Gallery: Hauteur Space
Nick Knight teamed up with Edward Enninful to capture the luminous beauty of pieces from the S/S 12 collections for W Magazine, modelled by Alexia Wight. Explore the editorial, along with some previously unpublished images.
Gareth Pugh for M.A.C
Fashion maverick Gareth Pugh collaborated with fashion film director Ruth Hogben on this film to unveil his first make-up range, created with M.A.C.
Fashion Film: Gareth Pugh for M.A.C
Gareth Pugh teamed up with make-up mega brand M.A.C to launch a dark and futuristic range of limited edition gems – inspired by the colours of thunderstorms. Discover the exquisite look in an electrifying fashion film by Ruth Hogben.
Show Report: Gareth Pugh S/S 12 Womenswear
Alexander Fury reports on Gareth Pugh S/S 12 womenswear show.
Process Film: Gareth Pugh S/S 12
Watch Gareth Pugh, Alex Box, Crystal Renn and the team at work on the Gareth Pugh S/S 12 fashion film.
Fashion Film: Gareth Pugh S/S 12
Model Crystal Renn embodies Gareth Pugh's S/S 12 vision.