London Fashion Week FW12: Mary Katrantzou, Temperley London, Mark Fast
Who: Mary Katrantzou
What it made us think of: A fairy tale about household items coming to life inside one of those magic eye pictures.
What we liked: Dresses that incorporated spoons, typewriters, clocks telephones and...
Who: Mary Katrantzou
What it made us think of: Lisa Frank if she grew up and made something a bit more chic.
What we liked: The prints, shapes, colors and textures.
What we didn't: Some of it got a little too bright and loud.
I'm unsure about the vivid lipstick. It works on some models, but...
London Fashion Week SS12: David Koma, Meadham Kirchhoff, Danielle Scutt
Who: David Koma
What it made us think of: Shattered glass
What we liked: prisms
What we didn't: Koma's vision is usually strong and wonderous. It felt muddled and confused here. P.S. Kill all the fringe.
. Ashish, as the ﬁnal collection at London Fashion Week autumn–winter 2011–12, showed a collection heavy on British symbols, from the Union Jack to tartan, but heavily embellished with sequins. Ashish Gupta showed rough ﬁnishing and torn jackets, referencing punk though not heavily immersed in...
see Marie Claire interview her royal uber-ness, Rachel Zoe at an exclusive ticketed event. This one deserves a post all of its own but for now, let me say I loved every minute of it and could have listened to her all day.
The best part about going away, even to such an amazing event as...
London Fashion Week SS12: Christopher Kane, Jonathan Saunders, Sass & Bibe
Who: Christopher Kane
What it made us think of: Preppy angels...in beach shoes
What we liked: some metallic, the cut out florals, 60s bead embellishments,
What we didn't: the loathsome shoes, metallic floral = 60s...
I was thrilled to bits when I stumbled upon Magda in between meetings and shows at London Fashion Week. Her effortless style is contagious. The neutral turn-ups form a backdrop for the colour pops of cobalt, rose gold, hot pink and bright orange accented jewels. Magda's style plays with the...
London Fashion Week SS12: Erdem, Burberry Prorsum, Matthew Williamson
What it made us think of: What four-year-old me imagined I looked like when playing dress up with blouses, table cloths and doilies before heading to to a tea party with my stuffed toys.
What we liked: Floral...
London Fashion Week SS13: Mary Katranzou, Moshcino Cheap & Chic, Temperley London
Mary Katrantzou went around the world via documents. She used stamps, passports and currency to connect far off places in both our world and our history. Katrantzou kept her shapes straightforward to provide...
London Fashion Week SS12: Giles, Felder Felder, Roksanda Ilincic
What it made us think of: An alien, avian race has come to Earth to recruit for their sorority.
What we liked: silver, cutout lace patterns, buggy sunglasses, feathers
What we didn't: Long fringe looks awful in this...