Jonathan Saunders; What’s Going On?

Designer Jonathan Saunders explained that he wanted to convey “lightness, and an optimistic, confident femininity” in this, his Spring/Summer collection at London Fashion Week. This he did, and much more; these pieces were… Continue reading

Paul Smith; What’s Going On?

“A modern girl can wear these clothes,” said Smith, backstage after his Spring/Summer 2015 offerings had been laid out on the catwalk. “The fabrics were linen or cotton but there was a structure… Continue reading

Mary Katrantzou; What’s Going On?

Katrantzou has come a long way from her beginnings in print and bold textures, and her latest collection is a triumph; a masterpiece from a designer who is all grown up, and admirably… Continue reading

Matthew Williamson; What’s Going On?

“My muse is right there,” said Matthew Williamson, pointing at Maria Helvin, fashion icon of the seventies and once-wife of the famed photographer, David Bailey. “I was looking at photos of her by David… Continue reading

Temperley; What’s Going On?

This season marked the first Spring/Summer show since Temperley London merged its glamorous, red-carpet-ready mainline with the slightly more casual, much more affordable aesthetic of Alice by Temperley; and it seems that the result is a hybrid… Continue reading

Julien MacDonald; What’s Going On?

Mirror mosaics, feathers and a myriad of tiny crystals bought Julien Macdonald’s elaborate, opulent vision to life in this, his Spring/Summer 2015 show. He described his clothes and his woman in the language… Continue reading

Mulberry; What’s Going On?

Its been a year since Emma Hill stepped down from the helm of Mulberry, and the label still hasn’t found a new creative director to replace her. Fran Stringer, head of Ready-to-Wear, led… Continue reading

Preen by Thornton Bregazzi; What’s Going On?

“You are a hot rocking crew of hip hopping tribal gals,” the sign backstage demanded of the models about to walk out in Justin Thornton and Thea Bregazzi’s creations, suggesting a little something… Continue reading

Marchesa; What’s Going On?

This year marks the tenth anniversary since Georgina Chapman and Keren Craig started their label, and in honour of the occasion, they traded in their usual spot in New York for a show at London… Continue reading

J.W. Anderson; What’s Going On?

What with recently being named as creative director at luxury leather house Loewe, as well receiving LVMH investment in his eponymous label, one might say its been a pretty successful year for designer… Continue reading