We’ve only just said goodbye to autumn/winter 14 in our wardrobes but the industry has started turning its head to autumn/winter 15. Last weekend it was the turn of the boys as London Collections: Men strutted into town and I was covering for FAULT Magazine. Below are a few of my personal highlights and links to my full […]Read more "London Collections: Men autumn/winter 2015"
I’d like to introduce you to another ambitious fashion brand that you need to know: Meng. The luxury label currently has a loungewear line and cushion line which, despite only launching in summer 2013, is stocked in some of the world’s most respected department stores including Selfridges, Harrods and Neiman Marcus. The concept behind the […]Read more "Meng: A stylish marriage of art and silk"
I love discovering new brands and the excitement that comes from working with a start-up, so I was delighted to hear from an old colleague who told me she has started her own dog fashion brand. Well, who could say no to this face… PETME love adoption is a fun, fashion-loving label that makes accessories […]Read more "PETME love adoption – Making Every Dog Walk a Catwalk"
Last night, London’s premium fashion members’ organisation, The Industry, met once more to listen to a very special talk between fashion journalist Davina Catt and the designer Mary Katrantzou. I’ve always been a fan of Mary’s work, and also very inspired by how much she has achieved in six years, so I was excited to […]Read more "The Industry – Davina Catt in discussion with Mary Katrantzou"
How was everyone’s fashion week? I spent most of it avidly flicking through my Instagram feed trying to follow as many shows as possible but last Saturday I made it down to Somerset House for the real thing to cover a couple of shows for Fault Magazine. As wonderful as it is being able to […]Read more "London Fashion Week AW14"
Fashion and music magazine XO have released their latest issue featuring Caroline Flack and Bip Ling. Caroline Flack’s pop art inspired shoot in particular is well worth a look alongside lots more fashion editorials, playlist picks, designer interviews and a couple of articles by me. Flick to page 84 to read about Holly Fowler, Hayley […]Read more "XO Magazine: The Design Issue"
A big thank you to the lovely ladies at Amaka Design House who invited me to the launch of their pop-up store at Westfield shopping centre in Shepherd’s Bush. The stylish store is full of beautiful womenswear, menswear and accessories from bright young names in the fashion industry and is open now (just in time […]Read more "Amaka Design House at Westfield"
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Going through the routine of picking a ‘first date’ outfit last week, my best friend and I were able to agree on my figure-flattering-but-not-too-short navy dress with my mid-heel-so-as-not-to-be-taller-than-him-but-still-elegant sandals, but as we giggled about possible worst case scenarios there was one thing we couldn’t agree on. Who should pay…
If you haven’t been to Clerkenwell Vintage Fashion Fair, don’t make any other plans this Sunday. I’ve been working with the monthly fair since May and it’s genuinely something I really look forward to. There’s a great team behind it, the stalls stock some of the best quality vintage I’ve seen in ages and it’s […]Read more "Clerkenwell Vintage Fashion Fair"
This summer I spent a month in Berlin having an adventure, brushing up on my Deutsch and putting together a travel guide, which we’ve titled üBerlin, with a group of others on a gap project. I’ve often followed the shows at Berlin Fashion Week and with the city’s creative reputation I was really looking forward to […]Read more "Berlin for Fashion Lovers"