Tiara saved from Lusitania to go on show at V&A in London | Art and design

The diamond and pearl Cartier headpiece escaped the sinking of the ocean liner in 1915 The Cartier tiara that once belonged to Marguerite Allan. Photograph: Cartier/V&A/PA A dazzling diamond and pearl tiara with a tragic history, saved from the sinking… Read More

Fashion’s interwoven relationship with nature to go on display at V&A | Fashion

A genetically engineered bioluminescent silk dress, a pineapple-fibre clutch bag and a cape made from cockerel feathers are among 300 items to go on display as part of the V&A’s next fashion exhibition. Fashioned From Nature, which opens in April,… Read More