Wonjee Chung RCA Womenswear

Images by RCA/Dominic Tschudin

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Thursday 29 May 2014

 

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2014 ROYAL COLLEGE OF ART GRADUATE FASHION SHOW

 

Students from the Royal College of Art’s prestigious MA Fashion programme presented their final collections to press and trade today (Thursday 29 May 2014).

A Menswear collaboration with bespoke Italian label Brioni opened the show in sartorial style. Now in its seventh year, this tailoring project set first-year students the task of re-imagining the classic suit.

The catwalk show featured 30 collections by students specialising in Menswear, Womenswear, and Knitwear. A further static display at the entrance featured work by four students from Footwear, Accessories and Millinery.

This year’s Womenswear collections include exciting architectural pieces with a highly constructed aesthetic, while Menswear are experimenting with a more minimalist feel. Inspirations include 1950’s Nevada ‘Doom Town’, cartoon death, Arctic dress, Japanese kimonos and Luton football strip.

Graduates will be hoping to follow in the footsteps of a new generation of RCA fashion alumni who have set up