LFW; The Unexpected Mr Williamson

Matthew Williamson’s woman is all partied out and ready to be a grown up. This was one of the most surprising moments in London fashion week, and a very good one at that. This collection had me doing a double take. Right? Finally! Mr Williamson emerges. Look after look, girl after girl…Clean. GASP. Cool. GASP.…

Read More

LFW; King Kane.

Christopher Kane is having a moment. With bright lights and pompoms to boot. And with the power of PPR behind him, this is just the beginning of great things to come, judging by the star collection he turned out. His is, a talent certain to go far beyond his Topshop collaborations. He did that, and…

Read More

LFW; Look to Love; Luxe be a Lady

She’s London’s answer to New York’s Power Player. Her look is understatedly cool and purposely sexy but without being obvious about it; if you can strike the balance then you know what I mean. If you can’t…oh well then. Its eschews the casual with an ingeniously high fashion lean, an easy type of luxury; day…

Read More

LFW; SSI3- Burberry Prosum

Christopher Bailey is a really cool guy. And as a designer he is simply genius. Here’s the thing; he gets the concept of Burberry as a brand steeped in heritage but he lends it his touch of cool. He gets the quintessential Burberry customer and adds that touch of cool to their wardrobe. Its why…

Read More

LFW, SS13- Alice Temperley

Anytime I think of Alice Temperley, until this show, I always think of a certain Lady-in-Waiting (can we call her that?), with the trend and hipness. Alas! for SS13 Alice Temperley did nothing short of really blow us all away with her very elegant and very beautiful collection, which was aptly themed a Return to…

Read More

LFW, SS13- Roksanda Ilincic

Roksanda Illincic is a fabulous designer who will go on to do even more fabulously wonderful things and have a career that will be so overly fabulous, fashion won’t know what hit it in its fabulously perky behind. Just so freaking fabulous. God I hate that word, and I will get into trouble with the…

Read More