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Fashion design

Find out about the latest research and projects, conducted by UAL researchers, involving fashion design.

Centre for Sustainable Fashion is a UAL research centre associated with fashion design.

You can browse UAL Research Online, the University’s Institutional Repository, for an online showcase of all research produced at University of the Arts London.


Archaeology of Fashion Film

Led by fashion historian and theorist Caroline Evans, media scholar Jussi Parikka and art historian Marketa Uhlirova as Co-investigators.


Achieving and Retrieving Creativity through European fashion Cultural Heritage Inspiration. Funded by Erasmus+ KA2 Strategic Partnerships.

Catalytic Clothing

A public experiment between Fashion and Science - an endeavour to purify the air we breathe, part funded by the EPSRC.

Logo that reads E4FT, Education For FashionTech
Logo that reads E4FT, Education For FashionTech

Education4Fashion-Tech: Interdisciplinary Curriculum for Fashion in the Digital Era

London College of Fashion Erasmus+ Strategic Partnership for higher education within the new field of Fashiontech.

Exploding Fashion: Cutting, Constructing and Thinking Through Things

This project foregrounds the role of the pattern cutter, an essential maker and technician in the fashion design process.

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Faith & Fashion

Can faithful shoppers be shoppers of faith? How does religion relate to fashion? Can spirituality have style?

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People in class listening to a presentation

Fashion SEEDS: Fashion Societal, Economic and Environmental Design-led Sustainability

The FashionSEEDS (Fashion Societal, Economic & Environmental Design-led Sustainability) project, led by CSF’s Prof. Dilys Williams