Club to Catwalk: London Fashion in the 1980s

This entry was posted on 24th July 2013

V&A Club to Catwalk London Fashion in the 1980s

From this month the V&A are celebrating the explosion of pop culture, fashion and music that came out of the London club scene in the 1980s. A showcase of more than 85 outfits illustrates how a few experimental young designers, including Katharine Hamnett and John Galliano, defined the style of a decade and launched successful careers. Where: V&A, Cromwell Rd, SW7 2RL When: Now until 16th February 2014 The exhibition follows the different subgroups that developed on the vibrant club scene and influenced a new generation of designers bridging the gap between high fashion and high street. It celebrates iconic movements like the New Romantics and Goths with displays of outfits worn by leading lights of the club scene like Adam Ant and Leigh Bowery. Find out more:

This Post was posted in General Posts on 24th July 2013.