AW16

Louis Vuitton AW16: Time Capsule Collection

Louis Vuitton AW16: Time Capsule Collection

Rain or shine the show must go on – the train strike across Paris and down pour did not even deter the guests from wearing this seasons signature […]

March 10, 2016 ×
Veronique Branquinho AW16: A DARK ROMANCE

Veronique Branquinho AW16: A DARK ROMANCE

Veronique Branquinho’s autumn/winter collection 2016 re-ignited that lust for fashion, that had been lost somewhere between A to B. Yet as the show began, we were mesmerised somewhere […]

March 8, 2016 ×
HERMÉS AW16: UNDERSTATED WEALTH

HERMÉS AW16: UNDERSTATED WEALTH

The Hermés venue was a nod to the French brand’s equestrian heritage. The Garde Républicaine is home to the last mounted regiment in the French Army, and Hermés converted […]

March 8, 2016 ×
AKRIS AW16: RED WITH PASSION

AKRIS AW16: RED WITH PASSION

In the setting of the Grand Palais, Akris exhibited an exotic Autumn/winter 2016 collection. Vibrant, hot red and orange tones were a contrast against luxurious burgundy hides and […]

March 7, 2016 ×
NEIL BARRETT AW16: BACK TO HIS HOMELAND

NEIL BARRETT AW16: BACK TO HIS HOMELAND

Neil Barrett’s grandfathers owned a tailoring business in Devon, and despite never aspiring to takeover the family business, he found himself in the world of men’s tailoring after […]

March 5, 2016 ×
THROWBACKS WITH LUTZ HUELLE FOR AW16

THROWBACKS WITH LUTZ HUELLE FOR AW16

Lutz Huelle autumn/winter 2016 show was like a party in the eighties. Models walked to AC/DC’s Highway to Hell, and there was no shortage of gold sequins and […]

March 5, 2016 ×
ISSEY MIYAKE AW16: A LESSON IN OPTICS

ISSEY MIYAKE AW16: A LESSON IN OPTICS

Issey Miyake opened with harmonising electronic music, unlike anything we’ve really ever heard. In the pitch black show space, the only light to be seen was coming from […]

March 5, 2016 ×
Chayalan’s German Fairytale: AW16

Chayalan’s German Fairytale: AW16

The audience was strategically placed to one side of the runway, looking straight ahead at a white wall that would soon become a canvas for colourful silhouettes cast […]

March 5, 2016 ×
DIOR’S ILLUSION AW16

DIOR’S ILLUSION AW16

The mirrored front on the custom built Dior show space, made the surrounding architecture of the Musée du Louvre appear to be a mirage. The distorted illusion of […]

March 5, 2016 ×
Just Cavalli AW16: Peter Dundas’ factory party in Milan

Just Cavalli AW16: Peter Dundas’ factory party in Milan

Norway born, New York educated designer Peter Dundas has been at the helm of Florentine brand Roberto Cavalli for less than a year following his appointment as Creative […]

March 1, 2016 ×
Bally AW16: Leader of the Milanese pack

Bally AW16: Leader of the Milanese pack

For his latest collection, presented in Milan’s design museum, Bally’s artistic director Pablo Coppola created a wardrobe with the on-stage and tour bus antics of the most sparkling […]

February 27, 2016 ×
Fendi AW16: Waves and Folds

Fendi AW16: Waves and Folds

Today’s Fendi show was attended by two very joyful and equally furry guests: pink haired Piro-chan and his (her?) dark blue pal Qutweet. Both are recent additions to […]

February 26, 2016 ×
Etro AW16: London Whistle Stop

Etro AW16: London Whistle Stop

Founded in 1968, Milan-based fashion house Etro is still run by the offspring of Gimmo Etro. Today Veronica Etro, Creative Director since 2000, added personal experiences to ancestral legacy […]

February 26, 2016 ×
Pucci AW16: On Piste and Apres Ski

Pucci AW16: On Piste and Apres Ski

The first outfits Emilio Pucci ever designed were for the Reed College skiing team competing in the early 1940s. Just a few years later, glamorous snaps of Pucci’s […]

February 26, 2016 ×
No.21 AW16: Seattle by Way of Milan

No.21 AW16: Seattle by Way of Milan

Alessandro Dell’Acqua’s autumn winter 2016 collection for Milanese label No.21 is a lavish interpretation of ‘90s subcultures and music; adding shimmer and fur to plaids. To any non-native […]

February 26, 2016 ×
Telling Time with Xiao Li AW16

Telling Time with Xiao Li AW16

Reminiscing about the past always leads to the rhetorical question: ‘Where has the time gone?’ As time closed in on the Xiao Li’s show presented by Mercedes-Benz, filling […]

February 25, 2016 ×
Peter Pilotto Mystical Tundra AW16

Peter Pilotto Mystical Tundra AW16

Peter Pilotto presented a mystical autumn/winter 2016 collection inspired by the tundra. The cold barren land was reflected quite literally in metallic glittery garments adorned with Swarovski crystal, while […]

February 25, 2016 ×
Inspiration: pinball playing girls

Alexander Lewis Sure Plays a Mean Pinball for AW16

Alexander Lewis took a more wearable approach for his second on-schedule London Fashion Week presentation, as the autumn/winter 2016 collection referenced the Japanese Pachinko, a mechanical arcade game that […]

February 24, 2016 ×