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: 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 […]