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LCF Archives Events May - June 2021

Image of a woman in a beaded evening gown
  • Written byStudent Communications
  • Published date07 April 2021
Image of a woman in a beaded evening gown
1952 Fashion show: beaded evening gown, LCF College Archives, 1952 Fashion show: beaded evening gown, LCF College Archives
1952 , London College of Fashion, UAL | Photograph: London College of Fashion

LCF Archives are a teaching collection and research resource that we utilise to inspire and engage students. They hold a set of eclectic and eccentric collections that explore the history of London as a fashion capital. We collect material that reflects the full fashion cycle – from concept and design, process and production, through to finished pieces and press and promotional materials. We also frame fashion as a social subject by looking at the personal and political stories our clothes can tell about us.

The LCF Archives are hosting a series of events during the course of the year. Please see below for an outline of the schedule as well as links for where to sign up.


4 May, 5pm - 6.30pm    Bring Your Own Object (BYOO) - ‘Expectation’

11 May, 1pm - 1.30pm  Objects from the Archives with Leah Gouget-Levy

19 May, 5pm - 6.30pm  Fashioning Stories - Through the Wardrobe, Lucy Caldwell

26 May, 5pm - 6.30pm  Bring Your Own Object (BYOO) - ‘Tender’


1 June, 1pm - 1.30pm   Objects from the Archives with Susanna Cordner

8 June, 5pm - 6.30pm   LCF Archives Pub Quiz

You can find out more about the Fashion Archive programmes, or take a look at their resources and activities, by visiting the LCF Archives SharePoint site.

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