Category: London


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. …

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. …

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 …

Mimi Wade Fall 2018: Cracked Femininity

LONDON FASHION WEEK / — The juxtaposition of hard and soft is loud and clear in Mimi Wade’s designs this season. An exploration of cracked femininity takes a leading role in her Autumn-Winter ‘18 offerings, with gaze on important places, old houses and the once claustrophobic walls in which femininity …

Marta Jakubowski Fall 2018: I’m Every Woman

LONDON FASHION WEEK / — Recall the video for Whitney Houston’s ‘I’m every woman’? Her sassy smile and pregnant belly. For AW18, Marta Jakubowski celebrates women – our versatility, complexity, ambition and physicality – in a collection that evokes the early nineties, the days of shoulders and waists; The Bodyguard, …

Ashley Williams Fall 2018

LONDON FASHION WEEK / — Oh New Years eve, the Ashley Williams girl made a pact to ditch technology and set about exploring the UK and all its monolithic marvels. TO RALLY EVERY BLACK SHEEP IS MY GOAL Julien Cope TAKE ME DANCING NAKED IN THE RAIN FEEL IT WASHING …

London Fashion Week By Numbers

The British Fashion Council is delighted to announce that the fashion industry directly contributed £29.7billion to the UK GDP in 2016 ($41.7billion). Fashion’s contribution is on a par with other major economic sectors. Data from Oxford Economics Mintel estimates that womenswear value sales grew by 2.9% in 2017 to reach …

London Fashion Week Fall / Winter 2018 Opens

On 16th February 2018, the 67th edition of London Fashion Week opens at The Store Studios located at 180 Strand, hosting the BFC Show Space, the carefully curated Designer Showrooms, the NEWGEN pop-up showroom and the DiscoveryLAB. A truly international platform, Autumn/Winter 2018 season’s schedule is filled with over 80 …

Christopher Kane Pre-Fall 2018

Credits: Photographer: Laurence Ellis Models: Demy DeVries @Viva, Maya Gunn @Next, Xie Chaoyu @Premier Casting: Adam Hindle Hair: Gary Lees, ORIBE Make Up: Samantha Miller, NARS Cosmetics Shot on location at The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Stoke on Trent
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Bethany Williams Fall 2018: “Women for Change”

To coincide with London Fashion Week Men’s, pioneering British menswear designer, Bethany Williams presented ‘Women of Change’ a film made in collaboration with moving image director Crack Stevens (Akinola Davies Jnr) on Saturday 6 January 2017 at 180 The Strand. The film screening was accompanied by a presentation with TIH …