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London Fashion Week - all articles - page 13 of 24

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London Fashion Week SS12 - Paul Costelloe

As is LFW tradition, Paul Costelloe was the first designer to show his Spring / Summer 2012 collection, and if I could sum it up in one word, I'd go with 'sweet'. 60s silhouettes, trapeze shapes, marshmallow colours and a... Read more »

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London Fashion Week is officially open!

Oh, we are are fickle folk. While ambassadors Polly Delevigne, Erin O'Connor and Laura Bailey posed in the sunshine for a photocall for the opening of London Fashion Week, most people seemed more interested in grabbing a... Read more »

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Get set for London Fashion Week!

The invitations have arrived ( Giles , loving your work with that mask) and the LFW schedule (aka the spreadsheet of doom) has been distributed to the team. Emergency flats have been stuffed into handbags, we've stocked up... Read more »

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CQ chats with Caroline Reader about London Fashion Weekend

Vodafone London Fashion Weekend is just a stone's throw away (actually it's three weeks away) so we thought we would pick the brain of Caroline Reader , event manager for LFWeekend. Caroline has been one of the key... Read more »

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Gareth Pugh: "London wasn't taking me seriously" & more fashion week news!

It doesn't appear as though Gareth Pugh will be coming back to show in London any time soon. The British designer opened up to Vogue.co.uk about the reasons for moving his show to Paris in 2008. "London's changed a lot... Read more »

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Betty Jackson taking a gap year from London Fashion Week

One who will be missing from this season's London Fashion Week schedule is Betty Jackson . The 62-year-old designer is taking a gap year from LFW, opting not to show or create a spring/summer 2012 collection. The news came... Read more »

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Tom Ford to show on schedule at London Fashion Week!

The provisional schedule for London Fashion Week's spring/summer 2012 season has been revealed and there are a few new additions and returnees in the mix. The most exciting addition is Tom Ford , who has been added to the... Read more »

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NEWGEN S/S 2012 London Fashion Week recipients announced

The recipients for the next round of NEWGEN sponsorship have been revealed. Holly Fulton, David Koma, Louise Gray and Michael Van der Ham are the lucky designers to receive British Fashion Council's NEWGEN sponsorship... Read more »

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A fashion editor's typical Fashion Week - the stats

So as we all know Fashion Week is a week of excess and extremes. From too many miles in heels to living off a diet of canapés and champagne, it's a tough life, but someone has to do it. Right? It started off with the... Read more »

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London Fashion Week Autumn/Winter 2011: Simone Rocha

Despite Fashion East showcasing the designs of three young designers, all eyes were on Simone Rocha . Expectations of her debut collection in collaboration with Fashion East were high. After all, she's lucky enough to... Read more »

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London Fashion Week: The invites are an artform in their own right

I have to admit one of my favourite moments of London Fashion Week are the days before the madness ensues when all the beautifully designed invites begin to arrive on the doorstep, providing you with a glimpse of what's in... Read more »

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Celebrity Front Row Watch at London Fashion Week

The celebrities were out in full force this London Fashion Week. Front row regulars Alexa Chung, Daisy Lowe and Olivia Palermo made an appearance at nearly every show. While even First Lady Samantha Cameron put in an... Read more »

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London Fashion Week A/W 11: BodyAmr

My final show to cover for Catwalk Queen at London Fashion Week came in the form of BodyAmr . A designer known for his sleek, sexy, modern classics. Not surprisingly we viewed celebs on the FROW including curvaceous model... Read more »

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London Fashion Week AW11: Meadham Kichhoff

On the freezing cold final day of London Fashion Week , we headed to Meadham Kirchhoff's Autumn/Winter 2011 show at Old Billingsgate Market. After winning the Emerging Talent Award at the British Fashion Council... Read more »

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London Fashion Week: Mary Katrantzou Autumn 2011

In a word... wow. I'm not going to lie, when I first set eyes on this latest collection from Mary Katrantzou , my mouth nearly hit the floor. As one of the standouts from last fashion week season, Katrantzou is back for... Read more »

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London Fashion Week Autumn/Winter 2011: Ashish

Despite showing a collection featuring a black top with 'Hard Times' sprawled across the front, there wasn't a trace of a feeling of hardship in the fall 2011 Ashish collection. True to form Ashish Gupta stuck with... Read more »

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London Fashion Week Autumn/Winter 2011: Todd Lynn (video)

Since debuting at London Fashion Week in 2007, we've all come to expect a strong collection of tailoring and signature futuristic pieces from Todd Lynn . This leads us to pray that one day he'll follow in the footsteps... Read more »

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London Fashion Week A/W 11: Christopher Kane (video)

Recently named Best British Designer at the ELLE Style Awards 2011 , all eyes were on Christopher Kane 's new collection yesterday afternoon. We were... Read more »

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London Fashion Week Autumn 2011: CQ at The Mulberry after party

We arrived at the Mulberry Autumn Collection 2011 after show party a fashionably 30 minutes late. The queue was already snaking around the outside of Claridge's Hotel. After being treated to some honey roasted almonds to add... 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 »