London Fashion Week

British Fashion Council Announces London Fashion Week Schedule

HuffPost UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 14.08.2017 | UK Style

The British Fashion Council has announced the schedule for London Fashion Week, taking place on 15-19 September. The showcase is the most glamorous t...

6 Moments We Can't Stop Talking About From Vivienne Westwood's Rebellious Runway

The Huffington Post | Susan Devaney | Posted 13.06.2017 | UK Style

Dame Vivienne Westwood isn’t planning on giving up her rebellious reputation anytime soon. The pioneer of the punk aesthetic took her spring/summer ...

David And Victoria Beckham Prove They're Fashion's Ultimate Couple At London Fashion Week Men's

The Huffington Post | Susan Devaney | Posted 12.06.2017 | UK Style

The Beckham family were out in full fashion force for David Beckham’s latest collection launch during London Fashion Week Men’s. As part of the E...

Muslim Fashion And Muslim Clothing Is Not A Uniform: How Diverse Is The Modest Fashion Industry?

Mariyah Zaman | Posted 17.05.2017 | UK Style
Mariyah Zaman

Offering a professional platform to exalt modest fashion designers in London was no coincidence. Organiser of LMFW, Franka Soeria said, "London is one of the trendiest places for modest fashion" in the West with a large supportive community.

Sabinna Experiments With Mixed Reality Shopping For Fashion

Brooke Roberts-Islam | Posted 05.04.2017 | UK Style
Brooke Roberts-Islam

For Sabinna Rachimova, her 'brand DNA' is, actually, familial. It transcends ethos and aesthetics and runs deep into the past, through two generations of her family. Her grandmother, a maths and physics professor in her native Russia, who during communist times made clothing on the side for neighbours and friends for extra income, inspired her to pursue a career in art and craft.

Body-Positive Model Reveals How Weight Gain And Happiness Came Hand-In-Hand

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 30.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

At the peak of her modelling career, Liza Golden-Bhojwani lived off low-calorie meals and worked out religiously. While the modelling jobs were flyin...

International Fashion Showcase Takes London Fashion Week Global

Brooke Roberts-Islam | Posted 29.03.2017 | UK Style
Brooke Roberts-Islam

There's a huge amount to see at London Fashion Week every season, but pausing and pondering regional design talent and forces in countries around the ...

A Round-Up Of London Fashion Week AW17 Street Style

Prince Cassius | Posted 29.03.2017 | UK Style
Prince Cassius

Nothing can stop the force that is Fashion Week. Come rain or shine, this couldn't keep the fashion's street style stars at bay as they marched throughout the streets of London Fashion Week. It was a chaotic few days, but London Fashion Week is officially over for another year (we'll for another six months) to be precise.

London Begins To Embrace Diversity In Fashion

Rachel Steeden | Posted 23.03.2017 | UK Style
Rachel Steeden

London Fashion Week is a must for any fashion junky's diary. A place to see and be seen, the wacky and the wild, the classy and the chic, and let's not forgetting some celebrities perched on the FROW of each show.

This London Fashion Week Was The Most Diverse Season Yet

The Huffington Post | Susan Devaney | Posted 16.03.2017 | UK Style

If it felt like the London Fashion Week runways were more diverse than before, it’s because they were, according to a new report. The Fashion Spot...

Phoebe English's Collection Sparks A Conversation Of Unity, But Where Are My Hijab-Wearing Sisters At London Fashion Week?

Brooke Roberts-Islam | Posted 07.03.2017 | UK Style
Brooke Roberts-Islam

My closing thoughts rest on the rising global voices in fashion that originate from vastly different cultures and belief systems, and that speak on behalf of under-represented groups. I want to sit at shows and presentations alongside men and women representing all colours, faiths and styles

Leomie Anderson And Others Talk About How They Deal With Stress During Fashion Season

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 06.03.2017 | UK Style

Models and industry figures have spoken exclusively to The Huffington Post UK about how they deal with stress during one of the busiest weeks of the a...

Exclusive, Unattainable And Indulgent. Should We Care About Fashion Week?

Loulou Storey | Posted 02.03.2017 | UK Style
Loulou Storey

You are hoping that the winter days will start coming to an end, that your well worn jeans and jumpers will get a break and this summer you will really embrace feminine dressing that you say you will do every year. However it appears that the fashionista's of the world don't appear to have to worry about what to cook the kids for dinner, cleaning the bathroom or getting the boiler fixed.

Wonder What It's Like To Be A Model For A Day?

Afton McKeith | Posted 02.03.2017 | UK Style
Afton McKeith

The world of modelling is evolving for the better. Here's why: you don't need to be 5'10" and above, size 0 and always on a diet, to strut your stuff on the catwalk. And the same goes for those models in editorial high fashion photo spreads, thanks to the new way. All good news for me since I am not 5'10" and I am not size 0.

LFW: Just Some Of The Highlights: PPQ And Julien Macdonald Headline London Fashion Week With Exuberant Surrealism And Monochrome Collections

Joey de Cordero | Posted 01.03.2017 | UK Style
Joey de Cordero

Every influencer owns clothing that defines their personal style where PPQ pairs classic pieces, that transition across seasons by mixing items that work well together or individually as a separate key look. The collection offers ease for our busy days ahead when we need a staple piece that can take us from day into night.

Shrobing Is Actually A Thing Now

Olivia Cox | Posted 28.02.2017 | UK Style
Olivia Cox

This season, we are all 'shrobing'. Which has absolutely nothing to do with the sort of lighting that epileptics should avoid and absolutely everything to do with how you wear your coat. Which is to say, how you don't wear your coat. Because you don't really wear it at all.

This London Fashion Week, Vivienne Westwood Challenges Us To SWITCH!

Alice Wilby | Posted 27.02.2017 | UK Style
Alice Wilby

'What's good for the planet is good for the economy', rang the message at SWITCH! Vivienne Westwood's Climate Revolution event on Monday evening at Fabric in London.

Diversity Progress In Fashion Is A Step Forward But There's No Time To Be Complacent

Denise Hatton | Posted 24.02.2017 | UK Style
Denise Hatton

banner While there's nothing wrong with being naturally slim and tall, it's not representative of what our society looks like, leading to greater anxiety and fear among people of not being able to live up to what's considered beautiful.

Sadie Williams And Marta Jakubowsi Wield A Sucker Punch Of Colour At London Fashion Week

Brooke Roberts-Islam | Posted 24.02.2017 | UK Style
Brooke Roberts-Islam

The 'insta-fashion' of today lends a kind of high impact then fast fade to fashion imagery - blink and you'll miss it. It occurred to me today that the presentations I have seen at fashion week so far on day one are highly condensed, stringently edited and high impact.

This Bejewelled Lingerie Is The Inclusive Collection We've Been Waiting For

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 23.02.2017 | UK Style

Two designers, who have been integral to diversifying “nude” lingerie, teamed up to put on a sumptuous presentation during London Fashion Week. Ad...

Peter Jensen's Greatest Fashion Hits - At Sweet Sixteen

Brooke Roberts-Islam | Posted 23.02.2017 | UK Style
Brooke Roberts-Islam

The chance to see the team working on the shoot, the mood-boards informing the styling and photography and the collection details and textiles up close, as explained by Peter, helps to understand the entire commercial and creative aspects of the fashion business.

Teatum Jones Champions Diversity At London Fashion Week

Kelly Knox | Posted 22.02.2017 | UK Style
Kelly Knox

banner Disabled people enjoy clothes as much as any other human being. Disabled people are fashionable too. From a pair of high shoes, a tight fitted dress, a pop of bright coloured lipstick - to a designer handbag - fashion and beauty makes us feel good. When you feel good, you look good. Confidence is everything and we could all do with an extra boost of confidence. Fashion and beauty really is for every BODY.

LFW: Let's Talk About Ethics Baby

Alicia Taylor | Posted 22.02.2017 | UK Style
Alicia Taylor

The fashion industry needs to be more vocal and more proud of doing things the right way - ethical production should be something we are shouting about from the roof tops, not shying away from. Perhaps it is about perception. Perhaps it is to do with a lack of clarity on what is classed as sustainable fashion (a term that doesn't sit well with many in the industry).

Alexander Wang And Philipp Plein: Are Fashion Shows Protected By Copyright Law?

Tania Phipps-Rufus | Posted 21.02.2017 | UK Style
Tania Phipps-Rufus

The issue of copying has opened up the space for discussion around protections for the design industry, but what seems to be less discussed is how different forms of creativity arising out of the fashion system, can attract legal protection, such as the format of a ready to wear fashion show.

Victoria Beckham Teases London Fashion Week Announcement

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 21.02.2017 | UK Style

Victoria Beckham has dropped a hint she’s going to have some London Fashion Week related news to share with fans very soon. The designer, who showca...