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KIMONO: KYOTO TO CATWALK.

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The Kimono takes centre stage at the exciting new exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum  (London) opening at the end of February. The Kimono is quintessentially a garment that says Japan and could be considered their national dress. Appearing in Japan around the 1660s and originating in China it became an icon of Japanese … Continue reading



London’s V & A Museum needs some queer help

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London’s 166 year old Victoria and Albert Museum (known around the globe as the  V&A)  is the world’s largest museum of decorative arts and design.  Currently the home of stunning Frida Kahlo Exhibit, the Museum’s extensive Fashion Department has 28000 items in its collection, including for example the largest compilation of Vivienne Westwood designs it acquired from a private collector. … Continue reading



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