Articles by: Samantha O'Neill

Five minutes with fashion designer Matthew Williamson

After Williamson’s grand return to London Fashion Week this season. I was given the privilege of interviewing the man himself post show. But one thing to note is when I[Read More...]

by 4th October 2009 Fashion Fix, Interviews
London Fashion Week SS10: William Tempest

London Fashion Week SS10: William Tempest

Hands up right now, I love William Tempest, and after being slightly disappointed with his ill fitting collection last season I was very excited to see his Spring/Summer 2010 offering.[Read More...]

by 23rd September 2009 London
London Fashion Week SS10: Jaeger London

London Fashion Week SS10: Jaeger London

This show had a very starry front row. Not only was Peaches Geldof, Jade Parfitt, Erin O’Connor and Tamsin Egerton there but David Walliams also put in an appearance. However[Read More...]

by 23rd September 2009 London
London Fashion Week SS10: Matthew Williamson

London Fashion Week SS10: Matthew Williamson

Matthew Williamson made a much anticipated return to the London catwalks. And his Spring Summer look was clean, sexy and somewhat futuristic. Again shoulders were key and the colours were[Read More...]

by 20th September 2009 London
London Fashion Week SS10: Nicole Farhi

London Fashion Week SS10: Nicole Farhi

This show made me nervous, last season Nicole Farhi suddenly and dramatically reworked her standard style into something fresher, more cutting edge. It was exciting, and I wondered if she[Read More...]

by 20th September 2009 London
London Fashion Week SS10: Betty Jackson

London Fashion Week SS10: Betty Jackson

I don’t know if you’ve noticed but shoulders are in. And they will remain ‘in’ right through Spring Summer 2010 as well, Betty Jackson will make sure of it. Betty[Read More...]

by 20th September 2009 London
London Fashion Week SS10: Ashish

London Fashion Week SS10: Ashish

Ashish can be a bit hit or miss. You see dresses you love and then they’re mixed in with strange jersey pieces or like last season crazy pom poms. This[Read More...]

by 20th September 2009 London
London Fashion Week SS10: Kinder Aggugini

London Fashion Week SS10: Kinder Aggugini

If Alice from Alice in Wonderland were ever to meet Coco Chanel then she may have ended up looking somewhat like Kinder’s creations. An unusual snakeskin print took centre stage[Read More...]

by 20th September 2009 London
London Fashion Week SS10: Aminaka Wilmont

London Fashion Week SS10: Aminaka Wilmont

Tight, tight and super tight. Aminaka Wilmont went beyond body con and created a whole new level of cling. Yes there was Lycra, yet the cuts were short and tight[Read More...]

by 19th September 2009 London
London Fashion Week SS10: Bora Aksu

London Fashion Week SS10: Bora Aksu

This collection was inspired by the Oscar Wilde story ‘The Happy Prince’ and like the story I loved it. I agree that Bora Aksu is not for everyone, his designs[Read More...]

by 19th September 2009 London
How Darphin saved my skin

How Darphin saved my skin

So a luxury beauty brand, gets in touch and offers you a skin scanning treatment, what do you say? “When, where, can I come today?” Of course. This is exactly[Read More...]

by 9th August 2009 Health and Beauty
New fragrance from Jo Malone: Vanilla & Anise

New fragrance from Jo Malone: Vanilla & Anise

There are some things which make a girl go weak at the knees, and the sight of a Jo Malone carrier bag is one of them. What is it about[Read More...]

by 5th August 2009 Health and Beauty
The Clothes Show comes to London

The Clothes Show comes to London

It may have taken numerous forms of transport to get there, but I managed it. I did note another disgruntled Clothes Show-er moaning that a trip to the Birmingham one[Read More...]

by 30th May 2009 Fashion Fix