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John Galliano arrested and suspended from Dior

At 9pm Thursday evening, John Galliano was reportedly arrested by police for an alleged assault and making anti-Semitic remarks at a Paris cafe. The designer has been suspended as creative director of Christian Dior... Read more »

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Anna Wintour unveils Alexander McQueen exhibition

All eyes were on Anna Wintour and Samantha Cameron yesterday as they attended a preview of the upcoming Alexander McQueen exhibition at the Ritz in London, held at the same location where the fashion house's first... Read more »

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Holly Fulton Autumn/Winter 2011 London Fashion Week show

Forget Westwood, Kane or Burberry, for me, my London Fashion Week highlight was New Gen designer Holly Fulton's Autumn/Winter 2011 show. Without a doubt my favourite collection of the season, Holly's show had it all -... Read more »

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Emma Watson for Alberta Ferretti - your first look!

Emma Watson appears to be embracing this idea of an ethical designer even further with the launch of a new collection in conjunction with Alberta Ferretti . As we reported back in November, the actress has... Read more »


London Fashion Week A/W 2011: Jaeger London show

Jaeger London brought heritage back to London Fashion Week this season with Stuart Stockdale's (design director, Jaeger London) Autumn/Winter 2011 collection. Jaeger's signature statement coats in hues of mustard, rust and... Read more »

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London Fashion Week A/W 2011: Falguni & Shane Peacock show

As one of my favourite designers, I was looking forward to seeing Falguni & Shane Peacock's Autumn/Winter 2011 show. Their signature embellishment and animal inspired prints were key to the collection. Maxi dresses featured... Read more »

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Backstage at London Fashion Week A/W 2011: Sass & Bide

As we poked our heads around the backstage door of Sass & Bide's AW11 show we were met with a swarm of GHD hair stylists, Shu Uemura make-up artists, gorgeous fresh-faced models and many, many busy looking people. Amidst... Read more »

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Christina Hendricks to model for Vivienne Westwood's jewellery line

Hendricks and Westwood could it be true? Of course it can! Two of our favourite people - Christina Hendricks and Vivienne Westwood - are coming together for the designer's jewellery line. The Mad Men star has been... Read more »

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Remembering Alexander McQueen a year on

It has been a year since we lost one of the world's brightest stars - Alexander McQueen . Although he may be gone, the designer is far from forgotten with his fashion house stronger than ever. Now in the hands of Sarah... Read more »

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CQ First: David Koma for Topshop

The latest designer to join Topshop's growing stable of collaborators is David Koma, who has a cult following of celebs including Cheryl Cole. The Georgian-born designer has created five pieces for the retailer... Read more »

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Manish Arora named creative director of Paco Rabanne

Manish Arora has been named the new creative director of Paco Rabanne , and will head up the label's womenswear division. Arora will show his first collection for the fashion house in October during the S/S 2012 season... Read more »

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London College of Fashion 2011 MA Show Report

The fashion crowd were out in full force on Wednesday night at the V&A's beautiful Raphael Gallery for the annual London College of Fashion MA show . With career launching potential, we expected some exciting fashion from... Read more »


Newsflash: Tom Ford *will* show at London Fashion Week!

Hallelujah the gods of fashion have spoken! Tom Ford is coming to London Fashion Week to show his second womenswear collection. However before you start to scramble for tickets to his runway show, according to his... Read more »

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Jourdan Dunn's new campaign for Burberry Spring/Summer 2011

It has been a long journey for Jourdan Dunn . From when she was first talent scouted in Primark to now as the new face of Burberry , the 20-year-old has had her fair share of ups and downs. After taking a break from... Read more »

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Barbara Hulanicki is back with another range for George at Asda

Barbara Hulanicki is back with another collection for George at Asda . The former founder of cult '60s label, Biba, has just launched her second collection for the retailer with more of her signature retro looks. At dirt... Read more »

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Christopher Kane wins 2011 BFC/Vogue Fashion Fund

Congratulations to Christopher Kane has won this year's BFC/ Vogue Designer Fashion Fund. The Scottish designer took out the prize from fellow nominees O sman Yousefzada, Richard Nicoll, Peter Pilotto, Jonathan Saunders,... Read more »

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Richard Nicoll speaks out on Cerruti womenswear closure

Despite the announcement that Cerruti would be closing its womenswear division, Richard Nicoll has told Vogue UK that he is fine with the decision. "Of course I would have preferred longer to make a success of the... Read more »

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Stella McCartney's fun Spring/Summer 2011 campaign

Known for using illustrations in her ad campaigns, Stella McCartney's latest S/S '11 ads have taken a different turn. Teaming up with Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott , McCartney's ads have been comprised by mirror... Read more »

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Michelle Obama criticised by Oscar de la Renta for wearing McQueen

It seems not everyone was blown away by Michelle Obama wearing Alexander McQueen at last week's State Dinner. Oscar de la Renta has slated the First Lady for wearing not one, but two British labels during Chinese... Read more »

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Richard Nicoll for Fred Perry Laurel Wreath S/S 2011 collection

Our favourite Aussie-born designer, Richard Nicoll, has launched his first Laurel Wreath collection for Fred Perry . Here is the lookbook for the Spring/Summer 2011 collection which has been inspired by Ken Russell's iconic... Read more »