Another day of London Fashion Week has come to a close, but the evening ended on a high with an eccentric presentation by
Fashion has a reputation for being a greedy and wasteful business, and rightly so: my industry is the second biggest polluter after oil, and I've seen firsthand in Dhaka the shocking conditions sweatshop workers toil in. However, this week was really inspiring...
[Picture: Zandra Rhodes] Can sustainability become fashionable? That's the question clothing brands ponder when deciding
The provisional London Fashion Week schedule has been announced by the British Fashion Council. British designer Dame Zandra
At the moment I am back in California, designing my newest collection, Skype-ing with my London based team daily, and planning a celebration of my being "Damed" with my American friends; the party will also be celebrating the 94th birthday of my beloved Salah Hassanein.
A British fashion designer has sensationally admitted she was not aware that the Duchess of Cambridge is pregnant. Zandra
It celebrates the emergence of the technology to produce fine knitted fabrics or jerseys which revolutionised fashion; in the 1920s drape was essential to 'the look' and was achieved best by knitwear often in the very new man-made fibres...
Important Causes, Academic Scholarships for Design Students And Clothing That Is Good for People and Our Planet
I believe I left off last blog entry when I was chatting about my new handbag line to be launched in England, and there are some beautiful new purses for all occasions... but before I knew it I needed to rush back into California to host The Pink List Dinner, a fund raiser for worthy UCLA students put together by the San Diego Timken Museum (a jewel of a museum!)
I was truly honoured in 2013 when the ageless beauty, Ellen Burstyn, chose my gown to wear to the Emmy awards... and she WON!!!!
I am working like mad to finish the details for the American Hear Association's Go Red for Women event February 14, 2014 - and since much of 2013 emphasised grey, black and white designs (and my wild flower sketchbook pieces) ... I need to put the finishing touches on some new designs emphasizing red...