The V&A has opened a retrospective on Mexican artist and style muse Frida Kahlo, which tells the story of her life through more than 200 of her personal artefacts and clothing, many of which haven’t been displayed outside of Mexico. The ‘Frida Kahlo: Making Her Self Up’ exhibition places emphasis on […]

Gucci has unveiled its latest collaboration and creative space within its Gucci Garden concept in Florence as a tribute to Björk alongside a capsule collection developed with London-based artist Isabella Cotier. The Gucci Garden was conceived by Gucci creative director Alessandro Michele and curator […]

London’s Victoria and Albert (V&A) museum is to stage the first international retrospective on revolutionary fashion designer Mary Quant in nearly 50 years, after the museum confirmed that it had been given “unprecedented access” to the designers archive. Set to open in April 2019, the exhibition will […]

”McQueen”, the documentary about the life of British designer Alexander McQueen, premiers in UK cinemas today, June 8. Directed by Ian Bonhôte and Peter Ettedgui, the documentary reveals some of McQueen’s intimate thoughts about his work, motivations and state of mind. The highly influential yet troubled […]

EXHIBITION Amsterdam - "The only thing we ever disagree about is the temperature in the car," joked Rolf Snoeren when asked how his collaboration with Viktor Horsting has been going for the past 25 years. "We always say that we are a good example of the polder model; we keep on talking until there is […]

After months of anticipation of the royal wedding of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, and even more speculation over who Meghan would choose to design her dress, the two were wed this weekend on May 19. The American actress, now Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Sussex, said her vows in a minimal Givenchy […]

An exhibition showcasing more than 200 Manolo Blahnik shoes has opened in the Bata Shoe Museum in Toronto, celebrating 45 years of work by the iconic footwear designer. Open until January 6, 2019, the Manolo Blahnik: The Art of Shoes opening in Toronto marks the exhibitions final and only North American […]

An outstanding student from Parsons School of Design (PSD) will receive career advice from Riccardo Vannetti, director of Pitti Tutorship, one of Pitti Immagine’s projects. PSD is the latest fashion school to collaborate with Pitti Immagine for the Pitti Tutorship Award. An academic judging panel comprised […]

Think embroidered papal mantles inspiring a John Galliano masterpiece for Dior, Joan of Arc armor refashioned as sexualized corsetry by Jean Paul Gaultier or the monk habit re-styled as eveningwear by Valentino. There are plenty of tiaras, but few tantrums at New York's hottest museum ticket this spring, […]

The first-ever UK show dedicated to Tunisian-born master couturier Azzedine Alaïa has opened at the Design Museum in London and FashionUnited got access before the opening to take you on a three minute tour of the amazing couture pieces on display. The ‘Azzedine Alaïa: The Couturier’ exhibition marks […]