On Demand

Explore the history and future of fashion and textiles with our library of On Demand talks, streaming now.


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Curator Talk: Kaffe Fassett - The Power of Pattern

Meet the artists and curators behind the upcoming exhibition Kaffe Fassett: The Power of Pattern in this illustrated panel discussion.

Eloise Moran, author of The Lady Di Look Book: What Diana Was Trying to Tell Us Through Her Clothes

The Lady Di Look Book: What Diana Was Trying to Tell Us Through Her Clothes

Fashion writer Eloise Moran dissects some of Diana’s iconic looks and explores the power of communicating through dress.

Front cover of the book, The Colour of Fashion by Caroline Young

The Colour of Fashion

Author Caroline Young delves into the significance of colour in dress, and explores how the symbolism has shifted over time.

Final major project by 2019 degree graduate, Abigail Noronha

Curator Talk: 150 Years of the Royal School of Needlework

Explore the Royal School of Needlework’s contribution to the world of embroidery in this discussion with the curators behind the exhibition.

Front cover of the book, Get Changed: Finding the New You Through Fashion, by Kat Farmer.

Get Changed: Finding the New You Through Fashion

Fashion stylist Kat Farmer discusses her new book and shares her experience of how fashion helped her to rediscover her confidence.

A section of the exhibition, Beautiful People: The Boutique in 1960s Counterculture at the Fashion and Textile Museum

Behind the Seams: Secrets of the Beautiful People

Discover the hidden secrets and explore the concealed linings and details you can’t see once the garments are on display.

Head of Exhibitions, Dennis Nothdruft supervising teh installation of an exhibition

Ask the Curator with Dennis Nothdruft

Get the inside scoop on what it is really like to be a curator of fashion and textiles.

Front cover of the book, FABRIC: The Hidden History of the Material World by Victoria Finlay

FABRIC: The Hidden History of the Material World

Join bestselling author Victoria Finlay as she unwinds history through the medium of cloth.

Front cover of The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made The World by Virginia Postrel

The Fabric of Civilization

Explore the hidden ways textiles have made our world and trace this surprising history with author, Virginia Postrel.


Fashion and Textile Museum is closed until 31 March

The museum will be closed while we refresh our galleries for the upcoming exhibition, Andy Warhol: The Textiles.

In the meantime, enjoy our online programmes, browse our online shop or buy tickets for our next exhibition. We look forward to welcoming you back on 31 March!

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