A new designer / high street collab, the world's most stylish waterproof and the sample sale to end all sample sales, all in today's fashion news round-up...


Following Michelle 'Milly' Smith, L'Wren Scott is the latest designer to team up with Banana Republic. She'll design a 50-piece collection for the festive party season. RACE YOU! [Refinery 29]

The London Fashion Week provisional schedule has been announced. There are some surprises in terms of scheduling, and a few missing names (no Aminaka Wilmont?) but as usual, we are equal parts excited and terrified. [LFW]

Fancy a Versus pac-a-mac? Are you sure? Versace's little sister has teamed up with K-Way to produce a waterproof jacket in a typically ostentatious print. 'Practical' 'breathable' and 'waterproof' are not words we'd usually associate with the label, but there's a first time for everything! [Elle UK]

Fancy cut price House of Holland, Roksanda Ilincic, Peter Pilotto, Jonathan Saunders and more? Hold your stomach in and get yourself down to London's coolest sample sale tomorrow! [Henry Holland's Instagram]

Apparently, men hate it when women wear wedges. And crocs. And uggs. and flip-flops. And kitten heels. And ballet flats. And Mary-Janes. And platforms. And trainers. So basically, you can't win. [Shoewawa]