— BA (Hons) Fashion Design Technology: Womenswear 2013
A confident, personable London College of Fashion graduate with a passion for in-depth research and graphic, intelligent and minimal design style. Buchanan has a meticulous attitude towards uncovering all elements in a concept.
Through innovative use of materials and conceptual pattern cutting, Buchanan has achieved striking shapes and confident structural lines, reflecting the impressive machines that inspired.
The fashion designer was inspired by the development in the design of air vehicles throughout history, and to that all too human obsession that has always accompanied us: to conquer the force of gravity and move freely.
In her silhouettes we can distinguish silver fabrics that have been deconstructed into fragments and strips that envelope and are suspended like futuristic propellers around the body, thanks to the innovative use of materials and conceptual cuts and structures.
Source: Photos from London College of Fashion