So lets take three female designers and their cruise collections, all with a different vision .... yet possibly with one common thread, the versatility of the pieces, so that you can wear them in a number of ways.Read More
Fashion is undergoing one of the biggest shifts it has ever faced, as growing audiences become increasingly concerned with the social and environmental impact that the industry has. Just look at Fashion Revolution, founded by Ordola De Castro and Cary Somers and after a textile factory in Bangladesh collapsed, killing thousands of workers who were making cheap fast-fashion for our high-streets.Read More
Bag trends for Fashion month saw designers present multiple bags at the same time. In Paris, Givenchy, Miu Miu and Off-White proved that two bags are better than one, while at NYFW, Ulla Johnson, Kate Spade New York and Rebecca Minkoff also doubled-up the number of handbags carried at once. In Milan, Max Mara and Fendi also followed the trend.Read More
Let’s start with possibly my favourite show of the week – the Manish Arora 'Finally Normal People' collection. Fusing Burning Man style bohemian hippy-chic glamour, with an almost Mad Max style punk-rock aesthetic, the vibrant collection was a multicoloured array of dystopian warrior looks, embellished with often almost psychedelic patters and a profusion of iconic headwear.
One of the highlights of the fashion year for me is always Haute Couture Paris Fashion Week. This is where imagination meets the finest artisans of the industry. Its never a huge affair by worldwide fashion week standards, which means that I usually manage to see the designers I want to.Read More