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The Life on the Outskirts Symposium, hosted at Manchester School of Art, brings together…

Polaroids of running order for Edith’s Sisters, AW 1995 catwalk show

Life on the Outskirts: Kingston Workshop

The third workshop of the ‘Life on the Outskirts’ project, will continue to explore…

‘No Stitches Wedding Dress’, 1981 (Photo by Ezzidin Alwan for HSF & Kingston University, 2015)

Life on the Outskirts: Leeds Workshop

As part of the AHRC-funded ‘Life on the Outskirts’ project, this workshop will continue…

‘Dress For Our Time’ at St Pancras International, 2015 (Photo by David Betteridge; modelled by Louise)

Life on the Outskirts: Manchester Workshop

The ‘Life on the Outskirts’ project workshops are primarily aimed at students (undergraduate and…

‘Herself’, by Helen Storey and Tony Ryan, from Catalytic Clothing, 2010 (Photo by Ezzidin Alwan for HSF & Kingston University, 2015)