Shelf Appeal

Launched on 15 December 2004

In a bi-monthly 'Editor's Choice' series that ran from December 2003-2004, SHOWstudio Editor in Chief Penny Martin selected her then-current objects of desire to analyse in this series of illustrative essays.

Main Contributors



Creatures of the Night

24 February 2011
Ten cinematic analyses of the Autumn/Winter 2011 Sergio Rossi women’s collection.

Make Up Your Mind

11 December 2008
We shine a spotlight on one of the most uncanny pieces of the S/S 09 collections; Maison Martin Margiela’s ‘Wig Coat’.

Behind The Seams

07 September 2015
Behind The Seams explores the ideas, inspirations and individuals shaping the landscape of twenty-first century fashion in an evolving series of articles.
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