Georgia Hardinge for River Island

Georgia Hardinge Prints | Fashion | London | Shopping | Beauty

River Island partners with London designer Georgia Hardinge… As part of the high street store’s Design Forum – which last year saw William Tempest present his designs – Georgia Hardinge will treat us lucky shoppers to a whimsical collection for which her mainline is well known (little wonder she counts Beyoncé, Lady Gaga and Florence … Continue reading

H&M & Other Stories

H&M’s latest venture, & Other Stories to open new store in London this Spring… The thoroughly fashion forward and ultimately business brained people behind H&M, COS, Cheap Monday, Monki and Weekday have yet another string to add to their Swedish sartorial bow, that of new ready-to-wear, accessories and beauty brand – & Other Stories. A … Continue reading

LFW S/S 13: Jena.Theo

LFW S/S 13 Jena.Theo show report… Nestled upstairs in the Portico Showrooms of Somerset House, Jena.Theo’s S/S13 presentation was set to be an intimate affair, and thankfully so. Gloriously feminine pieces made from floating chiffons and brushed silks were offset by even softer buttery leathers and hairy cowhide. Elegant sequins and intricate beading decorated some … Continue reading

LFW S/S 13: Nova Chiu

LFW S/S 13 Nova Chiu show report… In a somewhat less erratically textured move from last season’s charms (although equally as colourful), boyfriend/girlfriend design partnership Nova Chiu presented their S/S13 collection yesterday afternoon. Clearly inspired by the scenes which surround them, (the short film proceeding their performance telling us so), waterfalls ran, fields rolled, skies … Continue reading

LFW S/S 13: Leutton Postle

Leutton Postle SS13 08, London Fashion Week, LFW, Fashion, Show Report

LFW S/S 13 Leutton Postle show report… What better way to start the day than with a Bellini? Yes it seems this season’s LFW has gotten me thoroughly ‘Fashion’ – Oh. Dear. God. But when this cringe-worthy condition involves watching wonderful garms prance up and down the catwalk – I simply could not give a … Continue reading

LFW S/S 13: Ashish

LFW S/S 13 Ashish show report… If you’ve tidied those specs away, it’s now time to root them out because in the world according to Ashish – the geek is back! Somewhat dishevelled and always sequin-saturated (of course) this season’s Ashish heroine is an algebra-adoring, Reebok Classic-clad, school girl about town. So grab yourself a … Continue reading

LFW S/S 13 Day Five Agenda

London Fashion Week S/S 13 Invitations, Nova Chiu, Leuton PPostle, Jena Theo

The who, what, wear of my London Fashion Week S/S 13…

LFW S/S 13 Day Four Agenda

London Fashion Week S/S 13 Invitations, Pam Hogg, Craig Lawrence

The who, what, wear of my London Fashion Week S/S 13…

LFW S/S 13: Backstage at Jonathan Saunders

Jonathan Saunders Backstage

LFW S/S 13 backstage beauty secrets at Jonathan Saunders… Thoroughly disparate from the vast surroundings in which it was set, backstage at Jonathan Saunders was a sweltering hive amongst the cool and spacious Tate Modern. Once again it was marvellous MAC and glorious L’Oreal painting faces and doing the do’s, the end product? Wonderfully dishevelled … Continue reading

LFW S/S 13: Backstage at Marios Schwab

LFW SS13 Backstage at Marios Schwab and MAC Cosmetics 05, London Fashion Week, Beauty

LFW S/S 13 backstage beauty secrets at Marios Schwab… Today I delved behind the scenes to witness the bony get beautiful courtesy of MAC Cosmetics and L’Oreal Professionel – at Marios Schwab. Adopting a look inspired by Native Americans, “fierce and tribal” slashes were painted under eyes, black, black and more black products loaded on … Continue reading