There was pistachio green and powder pink as delectable as macarons, but instead these were clothes that designer Miuccia Prada was challenging with ideals of beauty. What lies beneath the surface? On the catwalk we saw models dressed as debutantes from the 60s in all shades of pastel colours that were […]

Italian label Fendi, helmed by Karl Largerfeld, is to show its first ever couture collection at Paris Haute Couture Fashion Week in July, based around its history with fur. The presentation, which Fendi is terming its first “Haute Fourrure” fashion show will celebrate Karl Lagerfeld's 50 year collaboration […]

Ashley Williams' fashion followers will be wearing leather corsets and 80s heavy metal tees, according to his offer next season. As the show commented, a voice over the sound system roared: “The key to saving the future can be found only in the past.” As was evident, Williams looked to the past to find […]

With New York Fashion Week leaning towards the more commercial side of the industry, favoring more sportive wear, overseas in London designers favour a more edgy and avant-garde style. FashionUnited listed the five main fashion trends to emerge from London Fashion Week. 1. Focus on the waist Emilia […]

REVIEW The collision of dates that brought the start of London Fashion Week and Chinese New Year apparently failed to garner everyone's attention in the industry this season, with Anna Wintour, editor-in-chief at Vogue, choosing to skip the event all together in lieu of attending the Oscars 87th edition […]

Roksanda on Monday showed a collection of stylised psychedelics. Inspired by Rainer Werner Fassbinder’s cult 1972 film The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant, the Serbian designer said backstage: "The whole mood of the movie really inspired me, so I tried to portray this emotion." What we saw on the catwalk […]

Mulberry's appointment of creative director Johnny Coca late 2014 was expected to be a turning point for the British accessories company, which suffered a downturn since upping prices of its bags. Financials aside, the new bag to stimulate consumers next season is the Roxette, which came in a curly […]

Surely it was a strategic move that Tom Ford chose to show his autumn winter 2015 collection in Los Angeles just before the Oscar's. With 50 percent of his guests hailing from the entertainment industry, the publicity of potential attendees wearing his collection is stratospheric. The clothes this season […]

Twins sets, over-sized cardigans and knitted dresses, it all felt strangely wearable at the Sibling show, who sent girls down the runway with 80s inspired punk hair to Blondie's 'Call Me,' The look was sophisticated school girls with ripped up tweed, razored hair and cardigans with a punk edge. There […]

This London Fashion Week the British Council alongside the British Fashion Council have installed the International Fashion Showcase, now in its fourth year. The initiative aims to celebrate emerging designers from around the world. The BFC extends the invitation to a curated selection of designers […]