An art college and cultural centre in one, Central Saint Martins is internationally renowned for the creative energy of its students, staff and graduates.
|In the middle: Derek Lawlor dress from 2009|
MA Show 2011
|Californian-born Shaun Samson started off in LA, then continued to put his best fashion-foot forward, emigrating to the UK in order to enrol at the prestigious Central Saint Martins. He's worked on a total of four collections for Jeremy Scott, which suggests to me - considering the disparity between his own work and Jeremy Scott's brash and barmy aesthetic - that he may be a new Kaiser Karl of sorts, a commercially astute designer capable of catering to several different needs.|