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Manolo Blahnik and the Wallace Collection have partnered on an unmissable exhibition, An Enquiring Mind: Manolo Blahnik at the Wallace Collection, which opened its doors on Monday. Co-curated by Wallace Collection Director Dr Xavier Bray and Manolo Blahnik himself, the exhibition features an array of the Spanish designer’s greatest hits, displayed amongst the masterpieces of the Wallace Collection. Blahnik, who personally selected shoes from the private archives that document his 50-year career, has long used the Wallace Collection for inspiration and a point of a reference for his shoe designs.
This is because students from the London College of Fashion (LCF) were showing off the future fashion concepts they had created as part of a programme powered by Microsoft’s tech. First announced last year, the Future of Fashion Incubator gives students from the college three months to create and design a concept that infuses tech with fashion. The response last year was overwhelming, says Matthew Drinkwater, head of Fashion Innovation Agency at LCF, with lots of interest from luxury and high street brands in the concepts the students were working on.