New Blog!

For Issue Six of the publication we’ve started a new blog, so head over there for all the current info on the publication!  thirdfloorpublication.blogspot.co.uk Advertisements

Katie Handy-Beith interviews footwear designer: Chi Yuen

Chi Yuen is a footwear designer who was born in Hong Kong. She studied for her Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree at the School of Art Institute of Chicago and graduated with a degree in Fashion Design. She then went on to study MA Fashion Footwear at Cordwainer’s College of London. Since graduating she has … Continue reading

Behind the Scenes at Third Floor Oblivion Editorial Shoot

Yesterday Third Floor shot our first editorial at an amazing location in Bucks. The shoot was based on the theme of Oblivion, with a Miss Havisham style concept & here are some photos from behind the scenes!                                    

National Theatre Costume Hire

Third Floor’s editorial department took a trip to London yesterday to hunt through the treasures held within The National Theatre Costume Hire at Chichester House. The rows of historical garments inspired us as we hunted for garments. We were mainly hunting for one of our photo shoots; oblivion. Oblivion is based on Carol Ann Duffy’s ‘Havisham’. Think … Continue reading

LFW event: Mudpie Trend

During the London Fashion Week festivities the Third Floor team were invited to celebrate the launch of Mudpie’s new blog, The Trend Journal at MOKSPACE.   The atmosphere was welcoming, the gallery was inspirational and we were all treated with gifts including OPI nail varnish and Lipcote. Our fashion editor Sophie also won the raffle … Continue reading

London Fashion Week

  “London Fashion Week is brewing with fresh, inspiring creativity and it nurtures young talent. People look to London to find the next big thing.” Jaime Perlman, Creative Director British Vogue This week Third Floor has been at LFW sourcing material and getting styling inspiration for the Fifth edition of the publication and what an amazing … Continue reading

Third Floor visits Pure London

Yesterday the 3rd Floor team visited Pure London at Olympia to gain some A/W12 inspiration and to source some garments for the fifth edition of the publication. WGSN provided an insightful trend seminar and catwalk about the emerging themes for the coming year and we also got the opportunity to speak to lots of different … Continue reading

WGSN predictions for A/W 12 at PURE

Hyperculture – Cultural print and pattern, clashing, lace and sequins, tunic shape, 3D texture, revolution and revamp black basics, digital printing Eco Hedonism – Nature, rich warm tones, heavy tweed, rustic, autumn, dropped skirts, shell tops, organic print, ephemeral, feathers, sliced shoulder, dip dye, tangled construction Radical Neutrality – Androgynous, pale, calm, quiet, neutral, pleating, gathered … Continue reading

WGSN predictions for A/W 12 at PURE

Hyperculture – Cultural print and pattern, clashing, lace and sequins, tunic shape, 3D texture, revolution and revamp black basics, digital printing Eco Hedonism – Nature, rich warm tones, heavy tweed, rustic, autumn, dropped skirts, shell tops, organic print, ephemeral, feathers, sliced shoulder, dip dye, tangled construction   Radical Neutrality – Androgynous, pale, calm, quiet, neutral, pleating, … Continue reading