Emilio Pucci: Back On Track
INTERVIEW: Arthur Arbesser Opens Up About SS18 and His Latest Gig
Lucio Vanotti: What Comes First? The Woman or The Clothes?
A World in Chaos: Young Designers Speak
By Marta Represa
MILAN—Recent terrorist attacks here at home and ongoing threats from Kim Jong Un to blow up the...
By Marta Represa
MILAN—Recent terrorist attacks here at home and ongoing threats from Kim Jong Un to blow up the Pacific Rim have been resonating through the fashion world like a broken record of pre-apocalyptic malaise. To inject even more excitement into fashion week festivities, a debunked prediction that a...
MILAN—Recent terrorist attacks here at home and ongoing threats from Kim Jong Un to blow up the Pacific Rim have been resonating through the fashion world like a broken record of pre-apocalyptic malaise. To inject even more excitement into fashion week festivities, a debunked prediction that a rogue planet will crash into earth on Saturday has been circulating around the tabloids – just in time...
BETTING ON THE NEW: London Fashion Looks Ahead
By John-Michael O'Sullivan
In 1944, the writer and historian Bernard Rudofsky staged a groundbreaking show at MoMA in New...
By John-Michael O'Sullivan
In 1944, the writer and historian Bernard Rudofsky staged a groundbreaking show at MoMA in New York, asking an unexpected question: ‘Are Clothes Modern?’ Beneath the flip title, Rudofsky had a serious point; shouldn’t the clothes we wear be relevant and appropriate to the lives we lead, and the...
In 1944, the writer and historian Bernard Rudofsky staged a groundbreaking show at MoMA in New York, asking an unexpected question: ‘Are Clothes Modern?’ Beneath the flip title, Rudofsky had a serious point; shouldn’t the clothes we wear be relevant and appropriate to the lives we lead, and the times we live in? And, if that’s the case, why did the smartly-dressed men of his day have to walk...
Fashion In A Flash #2 LFW
By Jessica Bumpus
As London Fashion Week draws to a close, fast-track yourself with the collections that stood...
By Jessica Bumpus
By Jessica Bumpus
As London Fashion Week draws to a close, fast-track yourself with the collections that stood out.   David Koma  Core Koma got a romantic flourish for Spring/Summer 2018. David is a designer whose clothes take charge, and these certainly did. It was a departure from the strictness of...
As London Fashion Week draws to a close, fast-track yourself with the collections that stood out.   David Koma  Core Koma got a romantic flourish for Spring/Summer 2018. David is a designer whose clothes take charge, and these certainly did. It was a departure from the strictness of last season, but it maintained the precise nature upon which he has built and come to define his...
Darkness Descends on LFW
By John-Michael O'Sullivan
Must be the season of the witch. In a month when Hillary Clinton is being burned at the stake...
By John-Michael O'Sullivan
By John-Michael O'Sullivan
Must be the season of the witch. In a month when Hillary Clinton is being burned at the stake (again) for daring to tell her side of the story, London's fashion designers seem to be embracing the global sense of doom and darkness.   Photo by Guillaume Roujas for NOWFASHION Preen's...
Must be the season of the witch. In a month when Hillary Clinton is being burned at the stake (again) for daring to tell her side of the story, London's fashion designers seem to be embracing the global sense of doom and darkness.   Photo by Guillaume Roujas for NOWFASHION Preen's ethereal, clinging cobweb dresses sprang from – and sat in opposition to – the oppressive Puritanism of...
THIS IS LONDON: A FASHION TOUR
By John-Michael O'Sullivan
’Regardez Londres!’ the tour guide declared, flinging her arms wide. Her flock clustered round...
By John-Michael O'Sullivan
By John-Michael O'Sullivan
’Regardez Londres!’ the tour guide declared, flinging her arms wide. Her flock clustered round her, their phones and cameras clicking as they took in the postcard-perfect panorama; from the small blue bridge in the middle of St. James’ Park, the London you see is a sweep of fantasy – the Union...
’Regardez Londres!’ the tour guide declared, flinging her arms wide. Her flock clustered round her, their phones and cameras clicking as they took in the postcard-perfect panorama; from the small blue bridge in the middle of St. James’ Park, the London you see is a sweep of fantasy – the Union Jack over Buckingham Palace, the Millennium Eye circling in the distance, the turrets of Whitehall...
Two Sides of The Same Coin: Marques' Almeida & Christopher Kane
By Jessica Bumpus
“We’ve been thinking a lot about the expectations on girls and women and everything they’re...
By Jessica Bumpus
“We’ve been thinking a lot about the expectations on girls and women and everything they’re expected to do,” introduced Marta Marques and Paulo Almeida of their Spring/Summer 2018 collection today which, a couple of hours later, was followed by fellow London Fashion Week favourite, Christopher...
“We’ve been thinking a lot about the expectations on girls and women and everything they’re expected to do,” introduced Marta Marques and Paulo Almeida of their Spring/Summer 2018 collection today which, a couple of hours later, was followed by fellow London Fashion Week favourite, Christopher Kane. “I have always been obsessed by that pristine woman, so clean, so proper, yet having an...
Interview: The Return of Holly Fulton
By Jessica Bumpus
Welcome back Holly Fulton! Having taken a hiatus for the past year, the Scottish designer was...
By Jessica Bumpus
Welcome back Holly Fulton! Having taken a hiatus for the past year, the Scottish designer was back on the London Fashion Week schedule this season and feeling refreshed.  Images Courtesy of PR “We had a little breather. It was a gap year… a delayed gap year,” laughed the designer at her...
Welcome back Holly Fulton! Having taken a hiatus for the past year, the Scottish designer was back on the London Fashion Week schedule this season and feeling refreshed.  Images Courtesy of PR “We had a little breather. It was a gap year… a delayed gap year,” laughed the designer at her presentation, an ode to all things chez Holly Fulton from clothes to carpets, cushions, and even an...
CLASS OF ’97: LONDON’S SECRET STARS
By John-Michael O'Sullivan
In the mid-Noughties, London fashion experienced a perfect storm. Talent (Christopher Kane, Mary...
By John-Michael O'Sullivan
By John-Michael O'Sullivan
In the mid-Noughties, London fashion experienced a perfect storm. Talent (Christopher Kane, Mary Katrantzou, Peter Pilotto, Jonathan Saunders, Richard Nicoll, Meadham Kirchhoff) collided with opportunity, exposure, and interest to trigger a boom whose afterglow still lingers over the city’s...
In the mid-Noughties, London fashion experienced a perfect storm. Talent (Christopher Kane, Mary Katrantzou, Peter Pilotto, Jonathan Saunders, Richard Nicoll, Meadham Kirchhoff) collided with opportunity, exposure, and interest to trigger a boom whose afterglow still lingers over the city’s catwalks today. But its also had a strange impact on history, foregrounding this infant establishment to...
Gareth Pugh SS18
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Fashion in a Flash | LFW #1
By Jessica Bumpus
  London Fashion Week, we know, is home to young and new talent. Here’s a look at those...
By Jessica Bumpus
By Jessica Bumpus
  London Fashion Week, we know, is home to young and new talent. Here’s a look at those catching our eye so far this week, and a spotlight on some leaders of the pack.    Simone Rocha  Such is the blend and signature that Rocha has come to coin over the years – she graduated from...
  London Fashion Week, we know, is home to young and new talent. Here’s a look at those catching our eye so far this week, and a spotlight on some leaders of the pack.    Simone Rocha  Such is the blend and signature that Rocha has come to coin over the years – she graduated from Central Saint Martins in 2010 and has propelled up the fashion ladder of success ever since – that...
Camping and Lego at Mary Katrantzou
Ralph & Russo RTW
By John-Michael O'Sullivan
    Fashion careers, like fairytales, are meant to follow the rules. Designers are meant to...
By John-Michael O'Sullivan
By John-Michael O'Sullivan
    Fashion careers, like fairytales, are meant to follow the rules. Designers are meant to burst onto the scene like baby stars, to enjoy their Hot New Now moment – and then either crash to earth, or step discreetly back into the shadows, biding their time until (and if) the industry's...
    Fashion careers, like fairytales, are meant to follow the rules. Designers are meant to burst onto the scene like baby stars, to enjoy their Hot New Now moment – and then either crash to earth, or step discreetly back into the shadows, biding their time until (and if) the industry's spotlight circles round to them again.   Photo by Guillaume Roujas for NOWFASHION   It's...