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The most viewed shows on Bloomsbury Fashion Video Archive this month.

Chanel Spring/Summer 1995
Mugler Spring/Summer 1991
McQueen Spring/Summer 1999

Designers

Explore the work of 460 international designers, from rare early career shows to iconic collections. 

Vivienne Westwood
Gianni Versace
Karl Lagerfeld




Decades

Key styles, trends, and designers from across two of the most influential decades of fashion. Explore power-dressing and opulence in the 1980s, or minimalism and grunge in the 1990s. 

1980s
1990s
2000s




Brands

Trace the evolution of major fashion houses, such as Dior, Chanel, and Hermès, alongside independent fashion labels such as Red or Dead, Bodymap, and Krizia.

Chanel
Comme des Garcons
Dior




Articles

Read exclusive scholarly articles that place fashion shows within their wider social and political context. Including overviews of key collections, themes, trends and iconic looks. 

British Designers in Paris during the 1990s: Les enfants terribles de la Grande-Bretagne
Decade On The Runway: The 1990s
The Changing Shape of the Silhouette in Fashion Shows




Designer biographies

Over 100 designer biographies provide the perfect introduction to the Bloomsbury Fashion Video Archive. Learn about the diverse range of international designers within the Archive. 

Thierry Mugler
Dries Van Noten
Martin Margiela