Month: June 2013

Pitti Round-Up: The Power of Print

Pitti Round-Up: The Power of Print

Pitti always reflects a bolder take on colour than the Northern European shows, and last weeks show was no different, with the main message coming through shouting about mixing colour and print. Over the last few seasons we have come to expect print on just […]

Florence: Gerard's new venture

Florence: Gerard's new venture

The world of fashion is continuously moving forward, and that is never more true than in Florence. The famous Via Roma store in the centre of the city is closing its doors for the last time, a victim of hard times and changing tastes. The […]

Burberry Prorsum SS14

Burberry Prorsum SS14

[IMAGES: CATWALKING.COM]   Burberry made its triumphant return to London this week, showing its SS14 Menswear collection, marking the end of day three of London Collections: Men after a decade showing in Milan. The move was a perfect fit since it’s womenswear runway presentation has […]

London Collections: Men. The Round up.

London Collections: Men. The Round up.

DAY 1 This week, London once again turned into the ultimate menswear destination, with an exciting mix of the UK’s established and emerging designers showing all over the capital. BDA shares the highlights…   [HARDY AIMES] Hardy Amies pulled out all the stops with their […]

Topman SS14 at London Collections: Men

Topman SS14 at London Collections: Men

To kick off Men’s fashion week we headed down to the Topman show at the Old Sorting Office in Holborn. Showcasing their SS14 collection ‘ This. Is. Techno. Cowboy’, Topman showed a futuristic take on the retro rockabilly look.  Traditional style western shirts in rich […]

Aki Choklat for Diverso

Aki Choklat for Diverso

Diverso is a young creative menswear brand inspired by the tradition of Italian craftsmanship and led by innovative British design. Founded by designers James Reynolds and Darren Hampton, they have gradually built a loyal fan base, with many of their customers simply discovering their hidden […]

Don't Forget Dad! – New York Windows

Don't Forget Dad! – New York Windows

If you’re are a New Yorker you would be a fool to miss out on the reminder that this Sunday is Fathers Day. Some of the biggest retailers dedicated their entire window displays to the day, offering gifting solutions for all types of dads. Bloomingdales […]

Kate Spade 'Saturday collection': 24 Hour Stores

Kate Spade 'Saturday collection': 24 Hour Stores

Quirky American brand Kate Spade have teamed up with Ebay to create a new retail format to launch their ‘Saturday Collection’. The concept launched on 8th June across New York and we were there to check it out whilst its all shiny and new!   […]

Lichtenstein at Barneys

Lichtenstein at Barneys

Not only has Roy Lichtenstein had a major moment at London’s Tate recently, this week we went Trans-Atlantic to find Barneys New York are championing a limited edition collection with the worlds most iconic pop artist. A small range of 14 household and novelty items […]

Jewellery Week at Somerset House

Jewellery Week at Somerset House

Somerset House is becoming somewhat of fashion hub, the new show space for London Fashion Week and this week it is the destination for SS14 jewellery and watch inspiration. The Neoclassical surroundings were the perfect setting to showcase the latest in jewellery and watch design. […]

Jewel East

Jewel East

Over the weekend Old Spitalfields Market became part of Jewellery week, presenting ‘Jewel East’, a showcase displaying a collection of hand made and costume jewellery. A collection of designers have been hand selected by standout jewellery duo Tatty Divine, with each jeweller allocated an individual […]

Selfridge's New Denim Destination

Selfridge's New Denim Destination

Selfridges opened it’s doors to the world’s biggest women’s denim destination at the weekend, covering 26,000 square feet and stocking 60 international brands, from Primark to Paige ranging in price from £11 to £11,000. The new department has something for everyone, whether you fancy a […]

Graduate Fashion Week 2013

Graduate Fashion Week 2013

Graduate Fashion Week is taking place at Earls Court from the 2nd-5th June and we went along to see what the UK’s best Graduate talent has to offer. Sponsored by George at Asda, each university has an exhibition space displaying the best of their graduate’s […]