Designers Womenswear Sample Sale 24th February 2018 10am to 6pm (Booking Required) Address: Rosslyn Hill Unitarian Chapel, Rosslyn Hill, Hampstead, NW3 1NG. Brands include Clements Ribeiro, Ukelele, Weekend Max Mara and Yawn, along with items from brands including Charlotte Olympia, Christian Louboutin, Manolo Blahnik, Patrizia Pepe, PINKO and Stella McCartney. Get tickets at: https://exclusivesamplesales.com/sample-sales/ Joseph 23rd February 2018 to 25th February 2018 Free Entry … Continue reading London Sample Sales – February/March 2018
Maison Margiela The collected fashion press were encouraged to use flash photography, for the first half of the Maison Margiela show. The dresses, coats and bustiers on the catwalk then transformed from plain black into brilliant technicolour. Galliano also used fabrics not commonly associated with couture. This resulted in sportswear playing a key role, with ski jackets being repurposed into black-tie gowns and bungee cords used as a … Continue reading Paris Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2018
Models came out and walked through the courtyard of a former monastery, flanked by burning beacons. Stand out fabrics were knitwear and lightweight quilted outerwear. The styling was subtle, made up of layers letting dashes of bright colour stand out against an earthy toned collection palette.
Molly Goddard specialises in traditional hand-craft techniques such as hand pleating, smocking and crocheting. Goddard started her label in 2014 and has earned many accolades, including from Rihanna who counts her as one of her favourite designers. After her first show she was swiftly taken up by Dover Street Market and was a finalist in this year’s LVMH’s young fashion designer prize. She also won the … Continue reading Emerging Designer: Molly Goddard
Asai, whose real name is A Sai Ta, graduated from Central Saint Martins with a BA and MA in fashion. He was also awarded the L’Oréal creative prize at the end of his BA course. His designs sold out in a week, when Selfridges opened the Fashion East pop-up shop last year. Ironically he was also working as a Selfridges staff member at the time. … Continue reading Emerging Designer: Asai