Carolyn’s new book, the Psychology of Fashion, is published by Routledge in March 2018 .
Having pioneered the marriage between the disciplines of Psychology and Fashion, she created and led the world’s only Masters programmes to apply Psychology in the context of fashion at London College of Fashion, University of the Arts London where she was Professor of Psychology for Fashion. Carolyn is frequently interviewed by The Times and Sunday Times, The Guardian, The Telegraph, The Daily Mail, Sun Daily, El Mundo, Hindustan Times, City AM, and other national and international news press. She is also in demand by international fashion media such as Vogue, Elle Spain, Grazia, Stylist, Stella, Hola!, Vogue’s series with Alexa Chung The Future of Fashion, and professional magazines including The Psychologist and online media (e.g., Racked, Refinery, Fortyology, whowhatwear.com, BT.com, and Science Daily). She has also been interviewed on Capital Radio, BBC News, NBC News,and BBC Radio 4 discussing the issues around sustainability in fashion, as well as many local news stations, Sky News, London Live and Turkish TV station TRT World where she discussed health and the model industry. In addition, she has published more than 70 peer-reviewed academic papers which have been cited more than 800 times.
Prior to becoming an academic, Carolyn worked as a graphic designer, visual merchandiser, dressmaker and portrait artist.