British Asian Style is not the preserve of design professionals; anyone with a British Asian identity negotiates it every day, and many British people without South Asian ancestry also choose to style themselves with South Asian materials. In 2008 and 2009 the V&A held a series of group discussions designed to find out more about how people understand and feel about such issues. Separately, you can also read about Shivani Derrington’s research on how British Asian women approach their wardrobes.