LFW, SS13- Michael van der Ham

One of the most exciting things about London Fashion Week is the burst of new designers. That is the edge London holds over the rest, for all its quirk, it is the home for the young and fresh. Sorry I couldn’t help myself from a little ditty. Michael van der Ham is one such young,…

Read More

LFW SS13- ISSA

Daniella Issa Helayel obviously loves to make women beautiful. Glad to see she isn’t just sticking to the duchess-y type gowns in the wake of that engagement announcement that led to all kinds of Issa-like situations…no, this collection was bold and fun and flirty, it was the seventies babe meets the tropical chick and in…

Read More

LFW SS13- Vivienne Westwood Red Label

Dame Viv has a bee in her bonnet about climate-y type things and some very fashion-y things which she expressed subliminally in her very ladylike collection. The look was granny meets street meets first lady meets lunch ladies. It was a bit of everything really, and if you overlook the very crazy make-up, most looks…

Read More

LFW SS13- MULBERRY.

Mulberry is as Mulberry does; heritage, fun, quirky. Its very cute, very sweet, very adorable and certainly very Mulberry. And how we love it so. Lace, leather, florals, pretty things and a poodle in a pea coat, were sent down the runway. And not to forget all those lovely Mulberry bags jollying down the runway.…

Read More

LFW- Emilia Wickstead

I fell in love with Emilia Wickstead on her first showing at London Fashion Week, and it won’t stop quite simply because, Emilia Wickstead is a supremely talented designer, one with a supremely beautiful future ahead of her. Her offer for SS13 was so prim and proper and so exquisitely made. In her second season…

Read More