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British Fashion Council Launches China Partnerships Strategy in Shanghai

On September 25, 2018, in Shanghai, The British Fashion Council’s (BFC) Ambassadorial President David Beckham launched the organisation’s China Partnerships Strategy supported by Stephanie Phair, BFC Chair; Dylan Jones, BFC Chair of Menswear and Caroline Rush, BFC Chief Executive. The strategy was launched at a lunch attended by existing and …
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Aphid Fall 2018: Rituals

LONDON FASHION WEEK / — A musing on the concept of ritual, the Aphid Autumn / Winter 2018-19 collection explores the notion of formal dressing and dressing for ceremony, the traditions for men & women, nostalgia and the definition of “dressing up” in a contemporary setting. Having researched the ceremonial …
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Zizi Donohoe Fall 2018: Hotel Zizi

LONDON FASHION WEEK — Zizi Donohoe continues to expand the Old Hollywood Glamour narrative that has become the central essence of the brand. With her Autumn / Winter 2018 collection “Hotel Zizi” she induces this languid LA decadence with the fabulous gilded excess of the women of Dynasty. Shown in …
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Nicopanda Fall 2018: “Smells Like Queens Spirit”

LONDON FASHION WEEK/ — Nirvana’s iconic album “Nevermind” (1991) and Lil Kim’s debut masterpiece “Hard-core” (1996) go toe-to-toe in Nicopanda’s FW18 runway collection. Equal parts 90’s Seattle grunge rock and East Coast hip hop glamour, these two epic music worlds collide in a mash-up of flannel, PVC and gold chains. …
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Xiao Li Fall 2018: Unapologetic Attitude

LONDON FASHION WEEK / — Key inspiration derives from the skate culture of the 70s; taking a keen look at photographer Hugh Holland’s saturated, hazy colours and the unapologetic attitude of the skaters, Xiao Li looks to the way he has an art of capture the essence of the moment. …
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Richard Malone Fall 2018: Community and Common Purpose

LONDON FASHION WEEK / — This season Richard Malone considers the twin themes of community and common purpose. For Fall 2018 the designer imagined his cast of characters gathered around a pub table; today we take a journey through the market stalls of the working class towns of his youth. …
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Christopher Kane Fall 2018: More Joy

LONDON FASHION WEEK/ — “l have never shied away from sex in the collections — and this one is no different,” says Christopher Kane. “Since the beginning, I have found it fundamental to our idea of women; women with their own power who create their own worlds and are in …