Articles by: Amy Tipper-Hale

Avsh Alom Gur’s Amazing Prints

Avsh Alom Gur’s Amazing Prints

Some would argue but I think Avsh Alom Gur’s prints were the best I’d seen on London’s catwalks for Spring/Summer 09. Inspired (quite obsessively) by the chair, this was the[Read More...]

by 23rd September 2008 Fashion Fix
London Fashion Week: Bernard Chandran

London Fashion Week: Bernard Chandran

Bernard Chandran is running up his sixth season at London Fashion Week, and it’s obvious why the fashionista’s keep wanting more. For his SS09 the theme was Eastern Pop Culture[Read More...]

by 21st September 2008 Fashion Fix
London Fashion Week: Fashion East

London Fashion Week: Fashion East

Natascha Stolle Spring Summer 2009 Fashion East is a project that supports promoting new (or newish) designers. It originally started in The Old Truman Brewery in 1997; the brewery hosted[Read More...]

by 18th September 2008 Fashion Fix
London Fashion Week: Ana Sekularac

London Fashion Week: Ana Sekularac

The eighteenth century dwelling on 33 Portland Place was the ideal setting for a slightly risque display of non-saintly fashion. With hints of bondage, deadly stunning stilettos and rather big[Read More...]

by 18th September 2008 Fashion Fix
London Fashion Week: Eley Kishimoto

London Fashion Week: Eley Kishimoto

Eley Kishimoto showcased in the large BFC tent: on possibly one of the dreariest days of the year the collection was a lovely window into next years sunnier seasons. The[Read More...]

by 17th September 2008 Fashion Fix
London Fashion Week: Steve J and Yoni P

London Fashion Week: Steve J and Yoni P

Heralded as ‘the ones to watch in the fashion world’,

by 17th September 2008 Fashion Fix
London Fashion Week: Reem

London Fashion Week: Reem

If Beatrix Potters’ Mrs. Tiddywinkle had decided to design haute couture with Vivienne Westwood it may have looked a little like Reem. The creations are fantastic; skirts are layer upon[Read More...]

by 17th September 2008 Fashion Fix
London Fashion Week: Qasimi

London Fashion Week: Qasimi

Military Britannia meets the Orient. Neat tailoring, slinky shirts and khaki colouring dominated the catwalk at Qasimi’s Spring Summer collection. Luxury silks, delicate colouring and waist high, form-fitting skirts had[Read More...]

by 16th September 2008 Fashion Fix
Bright Sparks: Marks & Spencer

Bright Sparks: Marks & Spencer

This flamboyant head arrangement throws me into a quandary of confusion. It certainly catches the eye, screaming at me to pop it on and go for a burlesque audition. The[Read More...]

by 12th September 2008 Fashion Fix
Iraina Mancini for Pop Princess

Iraina Mancini for Pop Princess

Everyone has their fashion idols. Kate is always up there, Chloe Sevigny is often a penultimate winner for pure indulgence and mine was always (secretly) Patricia Arquette in True Romance.[Read More...]

by 9th September 2008 Celebrity Style
The Beauty of Belts: Elliot Rhodes

The Beauty of Belts: Elliot Rhodes

Belts are such dignity savers. Unsightly love handle hangover? Buy a belt. A slightly dowdy one-colour ensemble? Buy a belt. Wearing a vintage dress that isn’t exactly the right size[Read More...]

by 3rd September 2008 Fashion Fix
Label Alert: Tofu

Label Alert: Tofu

A women’s wardrobe is unflinchingly temperamental. The emergency outfit bought for that perfect evening out last September, which at the time promised to be the future epicenter of what you[Read More...]

by 2nd September 2008 Fashion Fix