PATTERNis the follow-up to the 2005 Phaidon success SAMPLE, presenting 100 of the most creative fashion designers who have recently emerged internationally. Selected by 10 of the most respected figures in the field - a mixture of leading designers, stylists, editors, educators, bloggers and writers - it is a must-see catwalk in a book.
Imran Amed is a fashion writer and entrepreneur, and founder of the website The Business of Fashion. Tavi Gevinson is an American fashion blogger who started her blog 'Style Rookie' in 2008 aged 11. Gert Jonkers & Jop van Bennekom are the creators and editors of men's magazine Fantastic Man. Tim Lim is a stylist and fashion editor and currently the Group Fashion Director at Modern Media. Preen are designers known for their structural sophistication and pared back opulence. Yasmin Sewell is a fashion retail consultant and most recently the Chief Creative Consultant for Liberty of London. SHOWstudio is a website founded by Nick Knight that continues to redefine the representation of fashion photography online. Keegan Singh is a stylist whose work regularly appears in publications including American Vogue and Interview. Heather Sproat is a senior lecturer at Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design. A.F. Vandevorst are celebrated for their designs' elegantly intellectual take on femininity.