Samantha Safer

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Credit Crunch

Bang in the middle of the display ‘A World to Win. Posters of Revolution’ you come across an eye catching hot pink, black and white spotty slogan screenprint that screams out from the gallery ‘There’s A Credit Crunch Not A Creative Crunch’. The creative industries battle cry – designed and printed by Aida Wild. Aida […]

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V&A Fashion Pop-Up on Regent Street during Summer Streets Festival

Come join us on Sunday 20 July to celebrate the V&A’s year of fashion and the major exhibitions The Glamour of Italian Fashion 1945-2014 and Wedding Dresses 1775-2014, with a one-off shopping opportunity and a specially curated day of fashion activities taking place in the V&A’s Fashion Pop-Up as part of Regent Street’s Summer Streets […]

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The Gift List – 10 Traditional Wedding Gifts – The Welsh Lovespoon

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 […]

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Harper’s Bazaar Limited Edition Covers

2013 saw the V&A Shop embark on a very exciting and successful collaboration with Harper’s Bazaar to produce bespoke and limited edition covers of their coveted glossy magazine. The issues – all exclusive to the V&A and most of which have sold out on print runs of up to 400 – have become collectors’ items. […]

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Christmas Jumper Day for Save the Children

The V&A Shop head office are trying to make the world better with a sweater for Christmas Jumper Day in aid of Save the Children. (Most) of our Shop team have participated and are feeling the festive and creative spirit. The range of Christmas Jumpers on show is commendable – from glitzy glam knitwear, to […]

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