Our Best Fashion Moments of Spring Summer 2015

Summer seems so long ago now but with the start of 2016, here’s a look back at some of our favourite moments from SS15, including our favourite shoots, news items and fun trivialities.

 

In April, Dior released a preview of its new bejewelled Fusion trainer. Bedazzling.

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We shot some beach combers in windy Camber Sands.

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And fell in love with Ellie @ Established models. Read our interview

For Easter, we skipped the chocolate and sexed things up with our bunny girl shoot

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We spoke to the artist who created Blur’s new album cover – the first in 10 years!

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Read our April interview with the CEO of British fashion label Private White, James Eden, and our exclusive factory shoot  

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 Kenzo and LVMH launched cool new websites 

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Our contributor, Janine Bartels, meets the man behind game-changing magazine covers like this. Read our April interview with Stuart Spalding 

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Louis Vuitton revealed three new furniture collaborations at the Salone Mobile in Milan in April

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We celebrated the start of spring with butterflies; a special shoot with some special shoes.

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 Material Stylist Abby Bucknall imagined the elements, earth, wind and fire…. 

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 London’s Serpentine gallery announced the construction of a rainbow ‘cloud thing’ over summer.

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 Chanel embraced sprintime by deciding to go e-commerce with Net-a-Porter

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Chloe Sevigny released a cool book at the end of April

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 Our beauty contributor Anna Payne demonstrated the perfect festival braid... in gifs!

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We found some hilarious interpretations of the Apple Watch 

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Everyone realised the importance of Iris Apfel 

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 And we celebrated the life and music of Amy Winehouse

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 Our Twitter account went wild when we announced we had interviewed Oliver Proudlock in May

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 We also had a few words with supermodel Anja Rubik 

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Karl Lagerfeld despondently presented his new book for Fendi

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 We found an artist who makes selfies that actually stand for something deep

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We decided to take some models alpaca herding. See the shoot again

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 The illustrator responsible for this FKA Twigs postertells us about his design inspiration

FKATwigs_newsDior went seriously space age for its Cruise 2016 presentation in May

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 The new Prada Foundation open in Milan

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Did we say Dior was space age? Louis Vuitton went one sci-fi step further for Cruise 2016

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 We went folksy ahead of Gucci on Wimbledon common. See the shoot

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Patrick Demarchelier received a lifetime achievement award in May. Here are some things you may not know about the photographer.

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 Our shoot with Armani Exchange

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 Donatella stars in the new Givenchy campaign in June

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 Tod’s decided to float our boat. Read our Milan Menswear SS16 trends piece from June

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 In June, London’s V&A museum opened its Pleasure & Pain exhibition, focusing just on shoes.

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In July we shot this atmospheric editorial in Dungeness with Suzy Leenaars

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 We looked forward to our favourite AW15 campaign images and realised they were all about groups and twosomes!

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 Isamaya Ffrench became a beauty ambassador for YSL

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 Sam McKnight reinvented the Chanel bob at the Couture 2016 couture show

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 Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty became London’s first all nighter exhibition

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Our beauty contributor Anna Payne demonstrated the perfect beach wave... watch and learn

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We published our quick fire beauty Q&A with Lipstick Queen founder Poppy King

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 We marvelled at the art of Eugenia Loli 

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In August we gave in to face tattoos (temp ones of course, inspired by the catwalks)

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 Summer’s end was marked by the Chanel horoscope

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 The anticipation for LFW at its new Soho location began in August. We looked at the area’s fashion legacy.

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We started to get fired up about the new Bond film, but couldn’t forget Pussy Galore who celebrated 90 in August

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