Fashion Week

London Fashion Week SS12: Basso and Brooke

London Fashion Week SS12: Basso and Brooke

Who: Basso and Brooke What: digital prints, tropical colours and loosely-structured, light-as-air silhouettes. Highlights: prints! Colour! Lowlights: we want it all. Overall: it’s surprising, after a bucket of dark blues […]

London Fashion Week SS12: Bora Aksu

London Fashion Week SS12: Bora Aksu

Who: Bora Aksu What: delicately ruffled dresses, sweeping curved lines and layered, tailored separates. Signature demi-couture finishes – hand-sculpted leather roses, draping and dramatic pleating – adorn soft, romantic nudes, […]

London Fashion Week SS12: Paul Costelloe

London Fashion Week SS12: Paul Costelloe

Who: Paul Costelloe What: 1960’s Paris – swing dresses, voluminous silhouettes and youthful elegance. Pieces punctuated with luxurious layers of fabric, especially silk, are given extra life with tailored flirty […]

Editor’s diary: what I’m wearing to LFW day 1

Editor’s diary: what I’m wearing to LFW day 1

London Fashion Week kicked off this morning on what the weather girl promised to be a gloomy day. Actually, it’s rather hot sunny, and I’m at risk of overheating. Great. […]

15 things we love from New York Fashion Week

15 things we love from New York Fashion Week

After a week of shows, New York Fashion Week is winding down to a close. We’ve applauded Victoria Beckham, ooh-ed and ahh-ed at Alexander Wang, gawped in awe of Oscar […]

Editor’s survival kit: London Fashion Week

Editor’s survival kit: London Fashion Week

As New York kicked off the month-long fashion processions last week, so London Fashion Week falls this Friday. We should be prepared, given that it only happens twice a year, […]

Victoria Beckham joins the big boys at NYFW

Victoria Beckham joins the big boys at NYFW

A new, large-scale location should have been a sign that Victoria Beckham, who usually shows her collections at intimate presentations, is ready to battle it out with the big boys.