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 […]

New York Fashion Week AW14/15 Series: Prabal Gurung

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Prabal Gurung once described his ideal customer as “a thinking man’s sex symbol.  A beautiful woman with brains, a lethal combination.”  Here again he presents a highly polished New York Fashion Week collection for precisely the women he worships – goddess like, bold in colour and rich in layers and texture. This season is directly […]

New York Fashion Week AW14/15 Series: Helmut Lang

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Texture, texture, texture will probably define much of the AW14/15 collections at New York Fashion Week thus far.  Helmut Lang fed us some delightfully soft textures  along their catwalk – fluffy knits, often sexy but awkward (too much shedding going on) are bound to get you noticed when paired with smooth pencil skirts and leather-look pants. […]

New York Fashion Week AW14/15 Series: Jason Wu

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I’m kicking off this season’s Fashion Week coverage with Jason Wu‘s New York show for AW14/15. I was particularly attracted to the way that Wu took a more androgynous approach to glamour – shapes were long and lean rather than full and feminine for his signature elegant evening wear. Black, silver and petrol blue were […]