Month: February 2014

Stighlorgan

Poetic Irish accessories brand Stighlorgan remains in our mind long after Jacket Required is packed away. A few weeks ago we brought you our highlights from top menswear tradeshow, Jacket Required. There was one brand we really wanted in our highlights but came to the […]

3D Printed Future

How 3D printed objects are impacting the world around us. 3D printed shoes, dresses, organs and even chocolate. Whatever it is, someone’s probably 3D printing it. It’s the new big thing – with Selfridges repeatedly incorporating it into their themed pop ups over recent months […]

British Plus Size Fashion Weekend

The second annual British Plus Size Fashion Weekend (BPSFW) causes a stir during London Fashion Week This weekend the world’s fashion jury once again turned it’s head towards London for the start of London Fashion Week. While the traditional fashion week waifs gathered at Somerset […]

Fashion and Gardens Exhibition

The relationship between fashion and foliage is explored for the first time at London’s Fashion and Gardens exhibition The worlds of fashion and botanism have long been entwined. A brand new exhibition at London’s Garden Museum explores this delicate balance (Exhibition now closed). The Fashion […]

Sochi Team Uniforms

Sochi Team Uniforms

The Sochi Team Uniforms at the 2014 Winter Olympics opening ceremony showed off a whole world of fashion design The Sochi team uniforms absolutely made the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics. The ceremony saw 88 Nations proudly unveil their teams and team uniforms […]

Detail London men’s accessories trade show

Detail London men’s accessories trade show

New men’s accessories trade show Detail London launches in Clerkenwell Last week was a busy time for trade shows across the capital, from the hustling and bustling scenes at Jacket Required at East London’s Truman Brewery, to the Surface Design Show at Angel’s Business Design […]

Birmingham Jewellery Show at Springfair International

Birmingham Jewellery Show at Springfair International

  BDA Highlights from the Birmingham Jewellery Show This week we visited the ever-expanding Birmingham jewellery show. Running over 5 days at the NEC alongside Spring Fair International, over 400 new and established jewellery and watch exhibitors showcased their Spring Summer ranges. These were our […]

Jacket Required London Menswear Tradeshow AW14

Jacket Required London Menswear Tradeshow AW14

Another lively show for Jacket Required London   The best of the best menswear brands gathered once again this week for growing tradeshow Jacket Required London. Originally based at the Rochelle School in Shoreditch and in more recent seasons at Victoria House, Bloomsbury, the tradeshow […]

Surface Design Show arrives in London

Surface Design Show arrives in London

The Surface Design Show Surfaces in London The Surface Design Show is an opportunity for innovators, architects and interior designers to display their latest developments. We went along to the show at Angel’s Business Design Centre to check out the latest in surface design. Muto […]

Tom Dixon Adidas collection comes to Merci Paris

Tom Dixon Adidas collection comes to Merci Paris

Merci Paris dedicates store to Tom Dixon Adidas Collaboration While in Paris last week we headed to one of our favourite stores, Merci, for a spot of retail therapy. Famed for their artistic curation and themed product offerings, the store did not disappoint having just […]

Ispo Munich Outdoor and Ski-wear Tradeshow

Ispo Munich Outdoor and Ski-wear Tradeshow

This week saw the return of the annual Ispo Munich tradeshow, showcasing the very best in performance, outdoor and ski brands. Colour was in abundance at Ispo Munich across both apparel and footwear. The key colour trends were mustard worn back with navy and bold […]