Staples, Fashion Design Course Leader at Nottingham Trent University, said: "I thought Alice's illustration was marvellous. We knew her style and were certain that she would do well in this competition. The internship is a fantastic opportunity, we're all absolutely delighted for her." The...

I grew up and I hadn't the slightest notion of fashion industry or fashion illustration was, but my drawings were approaching from fashion sketches and I was naturally evolving in that direction. In 1999 my father, always very critical and somewhat little receptive to my work, showed me some...

A pop icon, a trendsetter in fashion, design... TheVictoria and Albert Museum in Londonhas a comprehensive exhibit into the David Bowie archive to explore his creative process. He may primarily be known as a musician, but his influence in style reaches far beyond that. In the 1970's and...

When is the last time a major fashion designer made clothes specifically to dance? TheStephen Burrows exhibitat the Museum of the City of New York is a retrospective of a designer inspired by nightlife. Stephen Burrows was a pioneering African American fashion designer whose look was defined...

Talking about unusual, surprising finds: take a look at Stephen Campbell's stitched illustrations of fashion luminaries such as Sonia Rykiel, Iris Apfel or Alber Elbaz! Aren't these just the coolness? Drawing sketches has been done all over again, our beloved fashion designers even becoming...

In conjunction with the exhibition Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty, The Costume Institute at The Metropolitan Museum of Art held a competition for fashion design graduate students this spring in honor of the artist's lifelong dedication to supporting students and emerging talent in the...

opened at the Design Museum on the south side of the Thames in London on 29 October 2014 and is on display until 26 April 2015. Co-curated by Donna Loveday, Head of Curatorial at the Design Museum, and Colin McDowell, fashion commentator and writer, the exhibition "offers an unprecedented look...

If you are one of the many people that are contemplating a career in fashion design then there are a few things that you can do to help to put yourself ahead of the pack. One important skill that you will need to have in fashion design is drawing. Learning to draw out your fashion design ideas...

drawing process what you will be left holding in your hands when you have completed a creation is inevitably complete junk. You may love it, because it is your creation but no one else will. Remember that other people liking your design ideas is key to achieving success in the field of...

In her introductory essay, director and chief curator Valerie Steele writes about the rise of the fashion museum, and the emergence of the fashion exhibition as a popular and controversial phenomenon; and both Steele and contributor Suzy Menkes provide a history of this museum's role in the...

 

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