The exhibition will be curated by Christine Checinska, the museum’s new curator of African and African Diaspora fashion.
The London museum’s first post-lockdown show features Jane Birkin’s original Hermès Birkin bag, a Launer tote that belonged to Margaret Thatacher and the Fendi baguette from “Sex and the City” that kickstarted the “It” bag phenomenon of the Nineties.
Museum curators weigh in on leading fashion institutions’ shortcomings and how to move away from a narrow, Eurocentric view on fashion.
The curators of a recent London exhibition discuss the garment’s rich history, meaning — and the ground rules.
The show, which opened last spring and runs until Feb. 16, will move to the V&A in Dundee, Scotland, in April.
Walker created 10 new photographic series based on the museum’s archive.
Paris Hilton, Caroline Stanbury and Jodie Kidd were among the drivers to attend the fund-raising gala at the V&A museum in London.
Piran Caseley has won the award for his necklace inspired by Christian Dior perfumes.
The London show was originally set to close on July 14.
“Frida Kahlo: Making Her Self Up” offers an intimate insight into Kahlo’s life, showcasing her artwork, clothing, photography, personal letters and intimate possessions.
A neighborhood on the edge of a transportation hub is becoming Millennial- and Instagram-friendly with new retailers and restaurants that understand the needs and desires of young residents.
The 32-piece range, including bras, panties, bodysuits, nightwear and accessories, will be available for purchase in September.