She was there for a tour of the V&A’s new Exhibition Road Quarter, which comprises a vast new courtyard and underground gallery designed by the British architect Amanda Levete and her company AL-A.
Alice Temperley, Erin O’ Connor, Ellen von Unwerth, Charlotte Dellal and Samantha Cameron were among the guests.
The upcoming show will highlight Balenciaga’s influence on designers ranging from Hubert de Givenchy to J.W. Anderson.
“Versace” is published by Rizzoli.
The show will likely be the last of its kind due to garments’ age and fragility.
The museum has acquired clothing worn by the U.K.’s first female prime minister, and it will be put on display in December.
Designers prepare to embark on international push.
Michael Kors, the V&A and Delpozo all hosted dinners.
Museum will explore the history of underwear design for its new show in April 2016.
Show topped David Bowie, Hollywood Costume in terms of paid-for tickets.
Guests at the opening party included Elizabeth Hurley, Sandra Choi, Patrick Cox, Angela Scanlon, Rupert Sanderson and Ellen von Unwerth.