Gucci for AW15 transitioned into a new gender-shared aesthetic, sending models down the runway clad in chiffon shirts and pussy bows. The show notes read nonconformist, romantic, intellectual, and the collection seemed a clear message to distance itself from former creative director Frida Giannini's […]

Bottega Veneta remain one of those luxury brands who's crossover into fashion is but a small percentage of its annual sales. Perhaps because it's fashion message is a little less audible than other brands, Bottega steers clear of trends, catering to a more sophisticated and perhaps older customer. This […]

REVIEW Marni was the guest designer at this season's Pitti Uomo and showed its AW15 collection at the Museo Marino Marini in Florence. The Pitti guest show is one of the highlights of fashion week, especially considering the rush between shows in Milan, this is one presentation where press and buyers […]

Security is being bolstered at the Paris fashion shows which opens on Wednesday following the deadly Islamist attacks in the French capital and European swoops on other suspected jihadists. Celebrities and others attending the event were reported to be skittish over security at the globally mediatised […]

Andrea Pompilio showed luxe sportswear with a nod to aviation inspired separates. Engineering details such as prominent offset zippers, bonded volume and quilting was seen on aviator jackets, overcoats and denim-inspired trousers. Formal shirting came sporty with stripes on collars and sides of sleeves […]

Jonathan Saunders and Richard Nicoll, two well-known names which regularly graced London Collections: Men calender, are absent this season. Both designers have chosen not to stage an on-schedule catwalk show or presentation at the men's fashion week, which officially begins today, and runs until Monday, […]

E. Tautz found inspiration in the 1940s working men's wardrobe, which saw traditional tailoring mix with uniform references and knitwear. Vintage silhouettes were paired with voluminous heavy-duty outerwear and wide-leg trousers with blazers in classic proportions. Knitwear added the casual touch, as […]

Margaret Howell’s no frills English sensibility is a staple on the London Collections: Men calendar. Each season Howell transforms her London Wigmore Street boutique into a catwalk and for Autumn/Winter 2015 her take on heritage blended with signature pared-down utilitarian aesthetic. Rollnecks and […]

A pink neckerchief that was worn in the first look of Lou Dalton's autumn/winter 15 collection brought a 60s vibe, compounded by the cropped and tailored trousers and coat with an exaggerated lining. This was a recurring theme, with jackets featuring pocket lining which peeked out from under checked […]

The sixth edition of London Collections: Men officially opened on Friday with a presentation by LC:M's chairman Dylan Jones at The Hospital Club in London's Covent Garden. Guests included Minister of State for Culture and the Digital Economy, Ed Vaizey, industry figure heads, press, buyers, committee […]