London Fashion Week AW14/15 Series: Peter Pilotto

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Only last month, Peter Pilotto and Christopher Vos, the design duo behind ‘Peter Pilotto‘, were winners of the prestigious BFC / Vogue Designer Fashion Fund.  Despite competition from the likes of House Of Holland and Mary Katrantzou,  Pilotto’s signature vibrant colours and outstanding prints stood out as a winner for the judging panel. For AW14, […]

London Fashion Week AW14/15 Series: House Of Holland

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After the navy blues, slate greys, crisp whites and pops of scarlet red from New York Fashion Week, House Of Holland showed its usual bold and colorful irreverence with their collection for AW14 in London.  Jeweled tones, sequins, quilted bright bomber jackets and flocked wallpaper prints summed up Henry Holland’s ‘Debauched Debutantes’ – women out to […]

New York Fashion Week AW14/15 Series: Thakoon

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To end my New York Fashion Week series for AW14 as London opens its catwalks, I’m delighted to bring you Thakoon, whose colours were the perfect medicine to soothe a dark winter mood. Vivid brights; azure and Persian rose-pink floral prints, inspired by the artistic landscapes of Patagonia, livened up the catwalk.  My favourite styles […]

New York Fashion Week AW14/15 Series: DKNY

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DKNY is a designer I will go to for the sort of capsule closet-wear in monochrome that will take you effortlessly from work to evening. Not only that, but DKNY always produce a wonderful mix of urban-cool and mature designs from which most New Yorkers (and this Brit over here) can find something to love. […]

New York Fashion Week AW14/15 Series: Victoria Beckham

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Victoria Beckham has come a fair way from her original sheath dresses (Vogue tells us she named these ‘sucky sucky’ dresses for the way that they support and hold the wearer).  Her AW14/15 catwalk show revealed a highly wearable collection of pleats, chains, ruffles; slouchy pants, longline coats and chic tailoring.  Monochrome was order of […]