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Author: Samantha Safer (Head of Brand Communications)
One could go so far as to say the Victoria and Albert Museum was built on love, with the story of our very own Victoria and Albert. Queen Victoria and Prince Albert were closely involved in the formation of the Museum at South Kensington that would eventually bear their name, and many of the early purchases made for the Museum find parallels in the works of art chosen by the Queen and Prince...
Author: Emily Crutcher (Brand Communications Assistant for V&A Shop)
A couple of weeks ago our Designer Reena and I escaped the office for a day of pampering to showcase our accessories for the V&A Shop Wedding Dresses rangeThe brief: modeling hair accessories. We of course presumed our faces would not show in the final images and so we jumped at the chance and arrived at the studio full of enthusiasm…. #LittleDidWeKnow.I was first in the hot seat,...
Author: Emily Crutcher (Brand Communications Assistant for V&A Shop)
Love and Romance is one of the themes that endures for the V&A; being voted one of the most romantic museum’s in the world but one also built on love, with the story of our very own Victoria and Albert. Queen Victoria and Prince Albert were closely involved in the formation of the Museum at South Kensington that would eventually bear their name, and many of the early purchases made for...
Author: Emily Crutcher (Brand Communications Assistant for V&A Shop)
The stylish companion, the essential arm candy and the only accessory to be seen with when visiting this stunning V&A exhibition The Glamour of Italian Fashion Since 1945.This lavish book provides a comprehensive look at Italian fashion from the end of the Second World War to the present day. If you haven’t yet been to see this show let us tempt you with this golden ingot of an...