Why do we wear what we wear? Why do some clothes give us confidence? Can fashion be empowering? This week Alyson sits down with fashion psychologist, Professor Carolyn Mair to delve deeper into understanding our fashion choices. Carolyn is a freelance consultant probably best known for her work in academia, designing and leading degree programmes to explore the psychology of fashion. In this episode, Carolyn and Alyson chat about changing careers, body image, the impact of social media and the psychology
behind our shopping habits.
Host: Alyson Walsh
Guest: Dr Carolyn Mair
Producer and audio engineer: Linda Ara-Tebaldi
Artwork: Ayumi Takahashi
Music: David Schweitzer
Digital technician: Tom Hole at Stirtingale
Assistant: Helen Johnson
Alyson Walsh @thatsnotmyage
Ayumi Takashi @r_you_me
Carolyn Mair: @Carolyn_UK
Carolyn's book is available HERE
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