Monthly Archives: January 2012

Vogue Festival

Vogue is set leap from page and screen into real life with the launch of the first ever Vogue Festival this spring. The two-day event, which will take place in London, will gather designers, photographers, models and industry opinion formers … Continue reading

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Banana Pop Black

Throwing a jacket on over a simple shift is the easiest and chicest way to turn one piece dressing into something more workaday (try it with this summer’s prints – you’ll be amazed what you can get away with). And … Continue reading

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Fred Perry X Amy Winehouse

Just days after Jean Paul Gaultier’s unexpected Amy Winehouse tribute in his Paris Couture show, Fred Perry has released the final collab range that the singer helped create before she passed away in July last year. The spring summer 2012 … Continue reading

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Dalai Armor

Save for that feminine clutch, this is a familiar look: camel coat, burnished bluchers, black trousers and white shirt. Businesslike? Yes. Inject one ultraviolet cable knit, which is cut at the seam and left to saunter down to the knee-line … Continue reading

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Beth Ditto X MAC

Beth Ditto has become the latest in a long line up of very alternative fashion collaborators to sign up as a design-partner on a range with MAC cosmetics. Following on from tie-ups with Miss Piggy, Cindy Sherman and Daphne Guinness … Continue reading

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Geek Chic Jacko

The slim limbed legs and wide shouldered silhouettes says “Jacko”; the nerdy glasses say geek. But if you were quizzed on the male street “uniform”, a combo of leather jacket, denim and plaid shirt could very possibly feature in your … Continue reading

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Amy Couture

The tragic 27 club’s newest member was always inspirational, and Amy Winehouse’s fashion bearing extends, it seems, beyond her Fred Perry collab into the world of haute couture with Jean Paul Gaultier – always a sucker for an outsider or … Continue reading

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Louboutin X Parsons X Bergdorf Goodman

Christian Louboutin will celebrate his brand’s 20th anniversary next month, and for part of the celebrations he will unveil five design concepts by Parson’s grads, that will premier in Bergdorf Goodman. The five designs – four dresses and one jacket, … Continue reading

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Sculpted Couture Sport

Those aren’t scutes and scales you’re looking at. OK, from a distance it may look like a snake skin sculpture of a suit, but up close it is in fact actually something even sleeker, and altogether more modern. This is … Continue reading

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V&A: British Ballgowns

The V&A’s renovated Fashion Gallery is set to re-open with a show devoted to British ballgowns. The London museum is showcasing 80 spectacular dresses created by Brit designers over the past six decades in a show called Ballgowns: British Glamour … Continue reading

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