16th June to the 4th Nov this year, the celebrated V&A Museum in London will play host to the spectacular wardrobe of Mexican artist and best-known fashion icon, Frida Kahlo. The items on display will include her wonderfully eclectic clothes collection, alongside self-portraits of her modelling the garments
Mexico and the United Kingdom have enjoyed a healthy and formal relationship throughout the following years, despite the odd hiccup. Almost two hundred years ago, Mexico’s president, Benito Juarez, advised Great Britain that foreign debt would not be paid for two years, due to the lack of financial fluidity in the country. Unwilling to start a war over the issue, the United Kingdom settled for an IOU promise and continued cultivating a good relationship between both nations. The two countries have enjoyed a positive relationship ever since.