The past week took on a different purpose than expected, as a long anticipated celebration of creativity turned into a tribute to those who’s greater freedoms had been dramatically curtailed. At times the theatrics felt out of place amid breaking news, and at times they felt awkward. But as Ukraine-fled designer Lilia Litkoskaya shared, ‘the […]Read more
Are London’s hot underdog designers strong enough to quiet the storm that nearly upended plans for London’s Fashion Week?
While fashion icons from Anna Wintour to FKA Twigs made appearances at London Fashion Week, attending the shows of Richard Quinn, Simone Rocha, among others, many VIPs, even headline designers like Burberry or Vivienne Westwood, decided to forgo this week – perhaps to prepare for Milan and Paris. While their absence might have created concern, […]Read more
#SS22 #Green … But will #fashionweek prove evergreen?
With Covid Passport in hand, international fashion enthusiasts recommenced upon the five-city circuit in Copenhagen this month.Read more
Colourwaves to CopenHill: our style review from the much anticipated CPHFW SS22
From peachy gauze, striking sartorial and silky headscarves trailing behind the clogs, the Nordic spin has defined effortless revenge dressing as we embark upon the much awaited roaring 20s.Read more
Excavating the impact behind our Diamond Industry
Running out of hangers after an impromptu gracing of the high street evokes a guilt-provoking, sobering realisation of excess. Quite conversely, making room for the cool and calculated petite velvet box decorating the vanity instills a sentiment of delicacy. The footprint behind what the box beholds — less elegant. The sustainable solution to that which […]Read more
The Future of Fashion Week
Revitalising fashion week requires reaching beyond the realm of haute couture, as the pre-pandemic status quo proves off trend for the Spring/Summer ‘22 Season. From designers and talent to tourism and hospitality, businesses in the world’s most prominent cities await the return of the action-packed, lucrative itineraries with which it associates. However, the pandemic forced […]Read more
Socially Distancing from Unethical Fibres and Not Each Other, Alas.
In an aim to not rain – polluted water – on our parade as the world ‘mask’s off’ and dresses up, let’s consider the labels behind our chosen looks for the much anticipated Summer ‘21. While one might feel deserving of a wardrobe refresh after so many months in athleisure, how will the ways in […]Read more