Alexandra Shulman’s LFW Synopsis

To close London Fashion Week, the Editor-in-Chief of British Vogue, Alexandra Shulman gave a very perspicacious talk at the Playboy Club in Mayfair – a bizarre choice of location where the women tend to wear very little clothing (basque’s are so 2004). Despite the bunnies, Ms Shulman lead the way unnerved, rounding up the trends […]

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LFW SS14

As LFW rolled around this September the weather continued to pour down, placing a slight gloom over Somerset House not to mention ruining pre-planned outfits. However, seeing a few of the Spring/Summer ’14 shows brightened up the days with candy coloured pastels, digital prints and fun sunshine merriment. Here’s a pick of my favourites; Orla […]

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Meeting Julie Verhoeven

As part of the British Library’s ‘Spring Festival’ event, Julie Verhoeven came in to talk about her career as a fashion illustrator and the piece she made for the event. So naturally, as a huge Julie Verhoeven fan (so much so, I misplaced my talents in fashion illustration while studying at college!) I came to […]

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LFW AW13

London Fashion Week rolled around again, this season the autumn/winter collections are always bigger in my book as it’s almost always autumn/winter in Britain. So, to start with one of my favourite collections: David Koma, I liked this collection as it was the only concept which matched the invitation – inspired by the 60’s and girl’s […]

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Juergen Teller ‘Woo!’

Juergen Teller hosted a press preview at the ICA a couple of months ago for his new exhibition ‘Woo!’ detailing his major and personal work, I was lucky enough to cover it for F.Tape – read what Juergen had to say here. It’s always interesting seeing people whose work you admire in real life, I’m […]

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London Collections: Men AW13

It was my first time reviewing at London Collections: Men, namely Men’s fashion week (about time too!) with the Hospital Club in Covent Garden acting as base camp with rooms dedicated to the tired and disheveled fashion industry (although maybe that was just just me) with a press room handing out free drinks and champagne, a Fudge […]

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Valentino ‘Master of Couture’

I was lucky enough to attend the press preview to the new Valentino exhibition at Somerset House for F.Tape a couple of months ago- check out my review here, I visited again for the second time yesterday and reminded myself how fabulous it was and remembered to actually write about it! At the press preview, […]

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