15 designers to watch from this year’s Central Saint Martins BA Fashion show

On Wednesday night, all eyes were on Central Saint Martins‘ BA Fashion class of 2017 – with students presenting collections that tackled pressing social issues, ideas about gender and the UK’s upcoming election. Design reporter Alice Morby picks the 15 graduates to watch. Read more

Matt Lucraft proposes solution to London’s housing crisis with “mad-cap” building system

Graduate shows 2016: Bartlett student Matt Lucraft has proposed an evolving self-built housing co-operative based on a mishmash of English vernacular and historic Japanese architecture as a solution to London’s housing crisis (+ movie). (more…)

Micaella Pedros explains how to make furniture using discarded plastic bottles

Graduate shows 2016: design graduate Micaella Pedros demonstrates how heat-shrunk plastic bottles can be used to create stable furniture joints in this movie filmed by Dezeen for the Royal College of Art (+ movie). (more…)

Ohyun Kwon proposes megastructure to house 1,400 creatives in Seoul

Graduate shows 2016: a gridded megastructure contains a creative workforce of 1,400 in this proposal by Royal College of Art graduate Ohyun Kwon to address the housing crisis in the South Korean capital. (more…)