Clothing

Brummell, Dandyism and the History of Men’s Style

Simplicity, cut, elegance: hallmarks of men’s fashion today you might say, but how often have we considered the origins of these style principles? Of course, within men’s fashion there is still a great deal of variation, with many choosing to express themselves idiosyncratically, but one need look no further than many high street shops to […]

Cloths of Change: The Birth of Fashion in Europe

Giulia Zavagno takes a look at the fashion revolution of the 14th century and the implications it had on class and social mobility.