LONDON FASHION WEEK: Topshop Unique AW13
On with 90s nostalgia – is Topshop resurrecting the Britpop age? We find out with their autumn/winter show.
LONDON FASHION WEEK: Margaret Howell AW13
Margaret Howell doesn’t make a song and dance of her runway shows – but her clothes speak for herself. Look at our exclusive backstage pics here.
LONDON FASHION WEEK: Rihanna for River Island collection
Did Rihanna pull off her first ever collection for River Island (with the help of fashion heavies and BFFs Cara Delevingne and Jourdan Dunn)? We weigh in.
LONDON FASHION WEEK: Mary Katrantzou AW13
Shape, form and a distinct lack of colour – why Mary Katrantzou‘s autumn/winter show stunned us all.
KATIE EARY – Darker Side of the Fairy Tale
Katie Eary, one of London’s most promising young designers, showcased her AW12 collection Darker Side of the Fairy Tale today. We were treated to another viewing of her sombre short film – styled by Wonderland’s Wey Perry featuring interplaying textures and silhouettes – and sat down with Katie to discuss the darkly fantastical collection. Pick […]
London Fashion Week – EMILIO DE LA MORENA
Emilio de la Morena presented another heavenly array of body-skimming pieces yesterday to a stylish crowd eager to see what the designer had to offer. Several designers have returned to their roots for inspiration this week and de la Morena was another to add to the list, evoking inspiration from his countries historical traditional dress.
London Fashion Week – HOLLY FULTON
Perhaps Holly Fulton was feeling a little nostalgic of summer when it came to designing her AW12 collection as neither the fabrics, nor the colour palette used for her offering was pragmatic for a typical British winter. Although, who ever said fashion has to be practical?
London Fashion Week – DAVID KOMA
David Koma is a master of flaunting the female form. His AW12 collection yesterday stayed true to his signature disposition of contoured silhouettes but with a distinct air of seduction that has not been seen from the Koma woman before, which hardly surprised us considering Koma’s influence was drawn from Boldini’s portrayal of Marchesa Luisa […]
London Fashion Week – PRINGLE
Alistair Carr may only be in his sophomore season as Design Director at Pringle but based solely upon the performance executed today, we would have assumed he had been at it for years. The austere surroundings at Philips de Pury made sure that no attention was stolen away from the collection focused around the classic […]
London Fashion Week – MARK FAST
A mob of photographers sprinted to the front row as Nicola Roberts, dressed colourful checks from head to toe, took her place upon the front row, stirring some excitement in the crowd. Then happened the unexpected. The photographers abruptly forgot about Miss Roberts and turned their focus to someone bigger and better; that’s right ladies […]
London Fashion Week – ACNE
We had been expecting great things from Acne, but what materialised in the concrete surroundings at the Old Sorting Office exceeded our expectations tenfold. We were ushered to our seats, cocktails in hand and finding it hard to contain our excitement by the vast space filled with a buzzing audience.
London Fashion Week – HOUSE OF HOLLAND
Traditionally at a House of Holland showcase, Henry Holland’s nearest and dearest mass together, cheering his newest collection down the catwalk. and the performance yesterday did not disappoint: BFC’s newest Ambassador Alexa Chung alongside Poppy Delevigne and Pixie Geldof perched on the front row.
London Fashion Week – CORRIE NIELSEN
The lights went down and an ominous voice resonated “burn”, hinting at Corrie Nielsen’s Scottish heritage and the essence of the inspiration for her AW12 collection.
London Fashion Week – CENTRAL SAINT MARTINS
The eagerly anticipated Central St Martins MA show brought the first day of London Fashion Week to a close, announcing Luke Brooks and Craig Green as the joint winners of L’Oreal’s Professional Creative Award. After defeating the queue, which rivalled that of a high street-designer collaboration’s first morning, you instantly became aware of the buzzing […]