As London Fashion Week draws to a close, designers are wending their way home from Samantha Cameron’s party to sleep for the first time in days, and editors are thinking about what they’ll be remembering from a sightseeing tour of the city that took them all over the map. In general: Despite traffic and lashings of London rain, it was a week of individualism, British humor, prettiness, and emotional surprises.
1. BURBERRY PRORSUM
Watch the Burberry 2016 show below.
HOLDING your show in a theatre sets up an expectation of drama, and Erdem was in the mood to entertain. Erdem Moralioglu’s poetic excursion to the prairies made a compelling case for the return of Victoriana-meets-’70s long dresses.