Amber Butchart

Showing results 1-8 of 8

From an MRSA Quilt to a Plague Dress, how artists are transforming the intersection of medicine and textiles

BY Amber Butchart | 17 APR 20

From normcore’s resurrection of the hoodie to gorpcore’s luxe ‘into the woods’ aesthetic

BY Amber Butchart | 13 DEC 19

From Boudicca to the French revolution’s cockades, brooches have always been used to convey politically-charged messages

BY Amber Butchart | 03 OCT 19

From Miss Havisham’s wedding dress to Hans Christian Andersen’s ‘The Red Shoes’, why we’re so obsessed with murderous clothes

BY Amber Butchart | 10 JUL 19

On the 500th anniversary of the birth of Cosimo I, what do the Medicis’ burial clothes say about fashion and influence?

BY Amber Butchart | 04 JUN 19

The politics of postwar couture: a new show at London’s V&A explores Dior’s revolution, alongside his love for British tradition

BY Amber Butchart | 05 FEB 19

With the current Anni Albers show at Tate Modern marking a resurgence in textiles, charting the changing perceptions of fabrics throughout art history

BY Amber Butchart | 14 NOV 18

Decoding the First Lady’s off-brand fashion choice

BY Amber Butchart | 25 JUN 18