The 1980s; Club to catwalk

Visit to the V&A museum London where the exhibition club to catwalk took place and re-ignited 1980s fabric, prints and styles
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The denim jackets were customized and made individual and or unique. The image on the far right is a denim jacket customized with over 1000 safety pins the image top right is a selection of different customized jackets and a blitz club picture of how they were warn when clubbing in the 1980's. Below is an illustration by John Galliano for denim jacket designs.

The denim jackets were customized and made individual and or unique. The image on the far right is a denim jacket customized with over 1000 safety pins the image top right is a selection of different customized jackets and a blitz club picture of how they were warn when clubbing in the 1980's. Below is an illustration by John Galliano for denim jacket designs.

Heavy make was definitely a thing of the 80s and tied in very well with the Gothic fashion phase

Heavy make was definitely a thing of the and tied in very well with the Gothic fashion phase

Advertisements for the great V&A exhibition "Club to catwalk" and what I like most about this advert is the great use of colour and pattern, very representative of 1980s street fashion culture

Advertisements for the great V&A exhibition "Club to catwalk" and what I like most about this advert is the great use of colour and pattern, very representative of street fashion culture

To the left of this image is an item from John Galliano's collection in the 1980s a suit that has been manufactured as normal and then dismantled creating a futuristic look. The image below is an in depth description. Top right is the historical introduction to the body-con look, people became mesmerized by the fact the we could be fully clothed yet showcase our curves. Bottom left corner is a garment named "body map" this was identified by never ending layers of print & deconstructed…

To the left of this image is an item from John Galliano's collection in the 1980s a suit that has been manufactured as normal and then dismantled creating a futuristic look. The image below is an in depth description. Top right is the historical introduction to the body-con look, people became mesmerized by the fact the we could be fully clothed yet showcase our curves. Bottom left corner is a garment named "body map" this was identified by never ending layers of print & deconstructed…

I felt these images were a nice representation of what people wore and how they presented themselves in the 80s

I felt these images were a nice representation of what people wore and how they presented themselves in the

When considering the 1980s garments as a whole, it became apparent that there was a vast use of vibrant colours and bold patterns

When considering the garments as a whole, it became apparent that there was a vast use of vibrant colours and bold patterns

At the entrance of "Club to catwalk" where the history of body maps and new romance awaits

At the entrance of "Club to catwalk" where the history of body maps and new romance awaits


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