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LFW - The Longest and Most Democratic Catwalk Show Hits the Streets

It's fair to say that London Fashion Week, along with many other international catwalk shows held around the globe, is a closed door event that only a privileged few working within the industry can experience. While most are happy to get their designer fix from the pages of the newspaper or by...

Traffic People Supports Local Designers during Bath in Fashion

In line with this year's annual installment of 'Bath in Fashion' Traffic People Bath will be welcoming a selection of local fashion and accessory designers to showcase their work in their beautiful Milsom Place boutique. Bath in Fashion has gained a staunch reputation for attracting some highly...

Style Addict Presents Confessions of a Cult Couturier

Monsieur Ghanem’s Diary January 2013 In preparation for my show ‘Candy…Darling?’ this February I get the feeling that I have let my audience and followers down. For the past couple of seasons I have shown ‘salon style’ to clients and buyers and I now realise that various press, bloggers and fashion...

Let's Go Dotty - Yayoi Kusama

There’s a reason why Selfridges has been voted ‘Best Department Store in the World’ at the Global Department Store Summit in Paris this year. It constantly evolves with new ideas, new merchandise and understands that a store needs to provide ‘an experience’ to ensure that we’ll be back through the...

Style Addict Checks Out Designer Brit Knits

Forget baggy cardigans and sensible pullovers and check out the knits from this quartet of London based designers… Fitted, sexy, luxurious, glamorous; not the usual words you'd use to describe knitwear but in the case of Mark Fast, Alice Palmer, Amy Hall and Alice Lee you'd be hard pushed not to...

Designed, Made & Finished in Britain!

Let’s face it, when it comes to inspirational fashion design Britain has no shortage of nominees. And thanks to a couple of little celebrations this year; The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee and The Olympics, it would be fair to say that all things British have come under the international spotlight. Union...

Ageless Style Created by Olivia Ann May

Student Addresses Ageism in Fashion   Glamour, sophistication and style are not often associated with fashion for the over 60s – but an up and coming designer from Middlesex University, London is aiming to change this with a new collection shown for the first time this week, modelled by star 83...

2012’s Bright Young Things

  Following the success of 2011’s ‘Bright Young Things’, the pioneering project by Selfridges to seek out and champion the most exciting young creators in the UK, Selfridges presents their latest batch of ‘ones to watch’ for 2012 from the worlds of fashion, art and design.     Showing now until the...

Style Addict Reviews the Catwalks at LFW

    London certainly upped its game this season with the likes of Belstaff, McQueen’s diffusion line - McQ, Moschino - Cheap and Chic and Stella McCartney joining the schedule. OK, the Stella McCartney show was a one-off before she returns to Paris next season but the idea that London is grown-...

Style Addict's Top Winter Windows 2011

  There's no escaping the fact that Christmas is upon us and where ever you look retailers have dusted off their baubles in an attempt to lure the public into a bit of festive spending. From a visual merchandising point of view Christmas can also provide a creative feast of ideas: particularly when...

Latest Press Releases

LC: MEN APPOINTS FIRST INTERNATIONAL MENSWEAR AMBASSADOR

March 9th 2015

The British Fashion Council is delighted to announce the appointment of Hu Bing; Actor, Model, Singer and Philanthropist, Bing will be the first...

Scotland Re:Designed

October 14th 2014

Scotland Re:Designed - Now in its 3rd successful year Scotland Re:Designed (SR:D) is returning to Glasgow for its annual showcase taking...