Monthly Archives: July 2010

Thomas Engel Hart Spring Summer 2011

Paris based designer Thomas Engel Hart presented his Spring Summer 2011 for the first time at Berlin Fashion Week. Entitled ‘Constructive Restraint’, the collection was applied to both men and, more surprisingly, also womenswear. The womenswear drew from the mens … Continue reading

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Starstyling Spring Summer 2011

Aiming to make an impact on the international fashion schedule, Berlin Fashion Week fuses an eclectic mix of fashion fairs, exhibitions, off-site events and catwalk shows in one of the most exciting and creative cities in Europe. Starstyling presented ‘Anti … Continue reading

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Claire Zeng at Graduate Fashion Week

With the ensuing fanfare of mens fashion week and haute couture, Graduate Fashion Week coverage seems to have been somewhat neglected. That is not necessarily a negative, as designs and graduate collections often deserve a second look, ideas and details … Continue reading

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April Eyewear by Holly Carpenter

Gem finds from Graduate Fashion Week continue to pop up, as the mountains of graduate lookbooks, magazines, websites and films are slowly sifted through. Today our morning inspiration came courtesy of Middlesex University graduate Holly Carpenter, whose eclectic eyewear borrows … Continue reading

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Backstage at Giorgio Armani Prive

Whilst the spectacle of a couture catwalk show can never be denied, sometimes it’s refreshing to see the clothes backstage. The models are always considerably more relaxed and natural, depicted having fun in their clothes it is easy to imagine … Continue reading

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Spotted! Floral Camouflage

Experimenting with print, Miharayasuhiro successfully navigates fatigues from winter to spring. A muted rose motf is executed in muddy greens, pinks, and creams, in a romantacized update of army camouflage. Distinct feminine sensibilities are juxtaposed with heavy cotton and canvas … Continue reading

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Lovebox Street Style

East London’s Victoria Park provided the backdrop for musical mayhem last weekend, as greats including Grace Jones, Mark Ronson, Empire of the Sun and Roxy Music graced Lovebox with their presence. Grace’s fierce, inimitable style inspired a new generation of … Continue reading

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Spotted!Daisy Chain Applique

A subtle nod to the free-loving sensibilities of the Seventies, Alexis Mabille appliques menswear with delicate daisy motifs. Combining with Laurence of Arabia inspirations, florals bloom across blinding white shirts and trousers and v-neck jumpers, or are applied to suits … Continue reading

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Backstage beauty at Dior

If Dior’s Fall Winter 2010 haute couture wasn’t captivating enough, in all its vibrant color glory, Pat McGrath’s make-up created the ultimate spectacle. Collaborating with Stephen Jones, whose cellophane creations have previously been mentioned, McGrath’s involvement highlights the importance of … Continue reading

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Sonar Street Style

Summer is officially here, no matter what the weather says, once festival season starts. Of course, here at we don’t just stop at Glastonbury, Latitude and Lovebox, our quest takes us much further afield. At the Sonar Festival in … Continue reading

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