Hello! I recently completed a postgraduate diploma at the London School of Journalism and I graduated from the Courtauld Institute of Art last summer.
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Meet the Student Designers who launched LFW 2016
Ahead of London Fashion Week, designers from across the world are gearing up to prepare for the highly anticipated week of fashion shows and events.
Tom Cridland: Turning disappointment with Brexit into optimism for the future
From Portuguese manufacturing to a 30-year guarantee for shirts and trousers, Tom Cridland is looking to the future despite post-Brexit blues.
Art Slave: An interview with Laurie Vincent on his first solo art show
More used to laying waste to the city’s live music venues as one-half of punk duo Slaves, Laurie Vincent descends on Edinburgh this week for a different reason.
Leanne McFadyen: The graduate designer using fashion to raise awareness of hidden homelessness
‘Concrete Shadows’ encourages consumers to rethink their understanding of homelessness.
Review: Missoni Art Colour
Missoni's iconic bright colours and bold stripes add life and energy to the inanimate mannequins and overall exhibition.
HIV in the UK: Meet the young people changing social perceptions
There's a worrying lack of awareness in society regarding HIV - and that's exactly what Jacob Alexander and Danny Germain are out to address.
Graduate Fashion Week - award winners round-up
All the winners from this year's Graduate Fashion Week
Art Review: Botticelli Reimagined @ The V&A
Countless artists have latched on to the gentle beauty, movement and subtle symbolism in Botticelli's now-iconic works to inform their own art.
Illusion and wit at the Lee Paton AW16 launch
Lee Paton brought his love of taxidermy to The Dorchester for his AW16 launch.
Art Review: Undressed: A Brief History of Underwear @ The V&A
The V&A describes its the history of underwear exhibition as brief, and they're right.
Why do we still label people as "plus size"?
Categorising people as “plus-size” forces them into boxes that are unnecessary, unhelpful, and unhealthy.
Art Review: Punk 1976-78 @ The British Library
Anarchism is not one of the British Library’s strengths.
Graduate Fashion Week gears up to celebrate fresh talent
Celebrating its 25th anniversary, this year’s Graduate Fashion Week will be held at the Old Truman Brewery in East London from 5th–8th June 2016.
Friend or Foe? An open letter from fashion to social media
Read the winning entry to our Young Journalist Competition, in association with The Clothes Show - Friend or Foe? An open letter from fashion to social media, by Laura Brown.