Ten biggest trends of the spring/summer 2017 season

October 8, 2016

Spring/Summer 2017 got off to a messy start – not least because some of the shows we were viewing were on-season autumn/winter ones. Turns out expounding the merits of an autumn collection being available for purchase – drum roll – in the autumn is hard when September in New York spells 30 degree heat and an […]

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Spring/Summer 2016 Ralph Lauren

September 1, 2016

IT was a combination of the French Riviera and Paris in springtime that played out on the Ralph Lauren catwalk with Julianne Moore, Jessica Chastain and Alec Baldwin among those there to take it all in, Frank Sinatra chiming away in the background. Quite the holiday. What to pack for it? Ralph suggests bold graphic […]

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Spring/Summer 2016 Peter Pilotto

August 24, 2016

The Peter Pilotto boys were responsible for plenty of cooing from the Brewer Street car park after people had battled through the relentless London rain to find next summer waiting for them in all its smocked, sporty glory. The silhouettes weren’t new from the duo – we saw those pencil lengths, swinging skirts, and bold […]

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Spring/Summer 2016 Marni

August 21, 2016

Marni lightened and brightened up the morning for a collection that was laden with Lego colour and eveningwear elegance when it came to layering that twisted and tucked, pinched and folded into place. It was sportier, and felt like a fresh burst of energy from Consuelo Castiglioni – white, daffodil yellow and the richest of jewel green […]

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