Today the doors open on Somerset Houses much anticipated exhibition, Isabella Blow: Fashion Galore!
It stars Blows extraordinary wardrobe, which was bought in its entirety by her close friend, Daphne Guinness, following her death in 2007, including pieces from graduate collections by Alexander McQueen, Philip Treacy and Hussein Chalayan. So its a slice of fashion history as well as a peek into the incredible world of the stylist and fashion treasure hunter extraordinaire.
We caught up with Shonagh Marshall , who was employed by Daphne Guinness to archive the collection and has subsequently co-curated the exhibition, to talk about bringing Isabellas clothes to life.
Isabella Blow: Fashion Galore! runs from 20