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International Woolmark Prize Nominees Announced


The International Woolmark Prize celebrates outstanding fashion talents from around the globe who showcase the beauty and versatility of Merino wool. It is the world’s most prestigious award for rising fashion stars. First held in 1953 as an initiative of the International Wool Secretariat, the award was won the following year by iconic fashion designers…

ROBERTS | WOOD AW17 Presentation, London Fashion Week


London avant-garde womenswear designer and RCA graduate, Katie Roberts-Wood, presented her AW17 collection as part of the city’s fashion week earlier this month. The designer emphasises abstract, theatrical and asymmetric silhouettes with sheer fabrics, minimal colour and an ethereal touch. Key pieces of the ROBERTS | WOOD wardrobe were shirting and blazers, which were dissected with strategic cutaways and dramatic bows.…

A Romantic British Designer, Inspired by Science


Having studied medicine for 10 years at the University of Glasgow, Katie Roberts-Wood changed course to pursue a women’s wear master’s at the Royal College of Art. Since graduating in 2014, she has become known for her magical feats of sartorial illusion, turning cleverly cut pieces of fabric into completely unstitched garments that are akin to wearable…