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My Tim Walker Interview, Out Now in Numero Magazine

Clerkenwell Design Week 2018

CDW has just drawn to a close and was particularly engaging this year. They really raised their game by including live music in the street, shop openings, lively…

Mater Opens First London Showroom

I’m super excited by the new Mater shop/showroom in Clerkenwell, filled with lots of lovely Danish design pieces. They timed the opening well, to coincide the first day…

The Future Starts Here

Today was the press preview for the V&A’s latest exhibition – The Future Starts Here – which explores the role of design in shaping the world of tomorrow….

The Best Fish & Chips in England!

On our recent trip to California we flew from Heathrow and stopped off at Heston Blumenthal’s Perfectionist Cafe. I had read the reviews before we arrived, raving about…

Sushi making at the universal design studio pavilion #LDF

Last week I was invited to a press lunch celebrating Universal Design Studio’s pavilion for London Design Festival. The concept behind the design was repetition, so fittingly we…

Highlights from design junction at London Design Festival

Balenciaga Exhibition at the V&A Museum

This wonderful exhibition currently at the V&A museum in London examines the work and legacy of influential Spanish couturier Cristóbal Balenciaga. It includes over 100 pieces crafted by…

Author Signed Copies of elvis style at South Kensington Books

The lovely London bookstore South Kensington Books are now stocking Elvis Style! I popped in this week to sign copies of the book, so if you’re in the…

Press preview of the michelangelo & sebastiano exhibition at the national gallery in london

‘Fashion writer Zoey Goto on the enduring style and songs of Elvis’…interview in the current issue of the clerkenwell post

Speaking at the #writerscrawl festival today

I’ve just spent the morning taking part in a panel discussion on the power of words for the #writerscrawl festival – the UK’s first festival dedicated to copywriting….

Zoey Goto author talk at #writerscrawl Festival in London

I’ll be giving a talk on my life as an author and the book that inspired my writing for #writerscrawl – the first copywriting festival being held in…

Elvis Style Book signing at Waterstones

Thanks to everyone who came along to my Elvis Style book signing at Waterstones. The next signing is in the diary for April, at the very exciting venue…

Fei Fei Cicada London Fashion Week Show @ V&A

On Sunday evening I headed to the Victoria & Albert Museum to see the LFW collection from recent Central St Martins graduate Fei Fei Cicada. The format of…

Elvis Style book launch & signing – everyone welcome!

I will be signing copies of my new book Elvis Style: From Zoot Suits to Jumpsuits at Waterstones in Islington – everyone welcome! Waterstones, 11 Islington Green, London,…

Zoey Goto’s book celebrates Elvis Presley’s influential style – Islington Gazette Interview

The Islington Gazette newspaper has just published an interview with me about my new book Elvis Style: From Zoot Suits to Jumpsuits:

Just Like That – V&A acquires the Tommy Cooper Collection

Great news that The Victoria and Albert Museum have acquired the Tommy Cooper Collection – the largest collection of its kind tracing the life and legacy of the…

My Interview with Victoria Broakes from the V&A in Numero magazine

Media Preview of ‘Made You Look’ Exhibition at the Photographers’ Gallery

Chinese Designers at London Fashion Week Feature. Out in this month’s issue of Vantage magazine

Alexander McQueen Savage Beauty Exhibition at the V&A

Elle India feature

Here is my behind the scenes at London Fashion Week feature for Elle India, out this month. I interviewed and photographed the designers – Ashish, Mawi and Nom…

Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty Preview at the V & A

Very exciting news that the V & A will be hosting a major retrospective of Alexander McQueen’s work. The exhibition will showcase 200 items and be opening in…

Marc Newson Interview in Neo2

Here is my interview with the designer Marc Newson, out in the September/October issue of the Spanish style magazine Neo2.

Backstage at the Ashish SS15 Show

London Fashion Week – Day 1

Yang Du’s new collection at London Fashion Week

A great collection as always from Yang Du – I’m especially excited that she is launching a diffusion line for Spring/Summer 2015, aimed at the Chinese market.

Mawi Interview for Elle

Here are some photos from my visit to interview Mawi for Elle India this week – I loved the pop-tastic feel of her work space! The article is…

Happy Birthday to You Dover Street Market!

Dover Street Market, London’s most innovative fashion store, is currently celebrating its 10 year anniversary. An installation has been created for the entrance of the shop using scaffolding…

Interview Feature in GQ, August issue

Here is my interview with the Olympic equestrian sportsman Alex Hua Tian, out in this month’s GQ China. Alex was born in London to a Chinese father and…

Marc Newson Interview

Yesterday I visited London’s Design Museum to interview the renowned designer Marc Newson. He is on the eve of celebrating the 10-year anniversary of his collaboration with the…

London Collections: Men Feature in Square Mile magazine

Here is my 5 page report on the Autumn/Winter 2014 collections, showcased at London Collections: Men. Now in it’s forth season, London Collections: Men has firmly established itself…

Chinese fashion showcase at London Fashion Week

Over the weekend, I visited London Fashion Week’s International Fashion Showcase, held in a vast warehouse on The Strand. It included a very impressive exhibition of emerging Chinese…

Chinese New Year, London Style

Luca Rubinacci Interview in Square Mile

My interview feature on Luca Rubinacci’s style tips has been published in this month’s issue of Square Mile…

Grimmy and Gandy at the Richard James AW14 Presentation for London Collections: Men

Paul Smith Front Cover Feature

My Paul Smith article for Time & Leisure has been featured on the front page of their January issue. Here’s a sneaky preview…

Angels Costume Feature

Out in this month’s issue of Exclusive magazine, my feature on Angels Costume Centre in London.

Lee Broom Feature

My article on Lee Broom has just been published in Exclusive magazine, to coincide with the launch of Broom’s new store in East London.

Press Preview of new Paul Smith exhibition

Here are a few pics from the press review of the Hello My Name is Paul Smith show. It is the first major exhibition of the designer’s work…

South China Morning Post newspaper feature

The South China Morning Post newspaper have just published my article on the Shenzhen pavilion at 100% Design. Please click the link to view the full article online:…

Design Trends article for Exclusive Magazine

Exclusive magazine (October issue) have just published my feature on interior trends from this year’s London Design Festival:

Attending the Todd Bracher / 3M Architectural Markets Press Dinner for London Design Festival

The New Surface View Wallpaper Collection – Launched at London Design Festival last week

Tom Dixon’s Sellers in the Shed project

For his Sellers in the Shed project, Tom Dixon has picked out six talented designers and crafts people who sell through the Etsy website. For London Design Festival,…

Moooi’s Press Event for London Design Festival

Press morning with Tom Dixon at the Dock

Lee Broom’s new store opening

This evening marked the official opening of the British designer Lee Broom’s new store in East London. Here are a few preview images of the space. I grabbed…

Weird and Wonderful London Guide

Self magazine (Conde Nast China) have recently published my two-part guide to eccentric businesses in London. Myself and the photographer Xiaoye Shen spent an intensive few weeks visiting…

‘Tachiagari’ at Dover Street Market

I have just returned from Tachiagari at Dover Street Market (Rei Kawakubo’s 5 floor emporium of fashion, ideas, taxidermy and great cake). This is a seasonal ritual where…

Sir Nicholas Grimshaw’s Thoughts on London

This is an interview that I did with the architect Sir Nicholas Grimshaw last year, which was published in Noblesse magazine’s London supplement. Grimshaw is one of the…

What Should Guys Wear in the Office?

While researching for an article on what men should be wearing in the office, I went to vox-pop with the workers in The City of London to ask…

What Should Guys Wear in the Office?

Name: Arthur Colvill Job Title: Suiting adviser at Roderick Charles What are the unwritten rules of office attire? It is harder to wear casual than formal. Dress down…

What Should Guys Wear in the office?

Name: Adriano Orzelleca Job Title: Deal Coordinator for a leasing company Where did you buy your suit? Next What are the unwritten rules of dress in your office?…

What Should Guys Wear in the Office?

Name: Edward Burdell Job Title: Commercial Property Surveyor Where did you buy your suit? TK Maxx (and I took it to a tailors to get it properly fitted)…

Art 13

I’ve just returned from the new art fair on the block, Art 13. It was a really impressive event, with a great mix of international galleries from countries…

Machine-A Store Opening

Head to London’s Machine-A shop/gallery if you are looking for big name fashion designers such as Louise Gray and Raf Simons, nestled on the rails next to up…

Charlie and the Choccy woccy doodah Shop

Here are a few photos from my recent visit to the chocolate fantasy world of Choccywoccydoodah in Soho. It is hard to believe that these sculptural works of…

Angels the Costumiers Visit

I have just finished an article on the fabulous Angels Costumiers centre, for Modern Weekly magazine. The London based warehouse has over 8 miles of historical costumes which…

London Art Fair 2013

Despite the blizzard of snow that hit London during London Art Fair, there was still a great turn out and some really interesting emerging galleries and artists to…