Last week I attended the media preview of the Barbicans new exhibition showcasing the designs of Jean Paul Gaultier. This theatrically-staged exhibition is unlike any other I have been to, bringing personality to each and every garment on display by using revolutionary projections alongside mannequins, bringing them to life. Talking faces, including one of Gaultier himself, are projected onto models so they wink, talk, and … Continue reading FASHION: From Sidewalk To Catwak
If you’re a David Gandy fan then this weekend there’s the perfect opportunity to ogle the worlds first male supermodel, with your boyfriend’s approval. Style icon, model and car enthusiast David Gandy will be at Goodwood’s 72nd Members’ Meeting next weekend – open to the public for the first time. David’s long been a car enthusiast and was at the launch of Goodwood’s Sports and … Continue reading FASHION: Take Your Boyfriend
The Hoff’s daughter Hayley Hasselhoff & Whitney Thompson will add some star quality to British Plus Size Fashion Weekend next week. Walking at the event on the 14th & 15th Feb at the London Vinopolis actress Hayley Hasselhoff and Whitney Thompson – modelling (The first plus size model to win America’s next top model) and Felicity Haywood (Established British plus size model who was the first … Continue reading FASHION: Curvaceous Stars Join British Plus Size Fashion Weekend
Somerset House is currently showing an exhibition devoted to one of the original “It” girls – Isabella Blow: Fashion Galore! A former assistant to Anna Wintour’s at US Vogue, fashion editor at Tatler, stylist at British Vogue, Fashion Director of the Sunday Times Style, Isabella Blow was known for her eccentricities and eye for talent. The exhibition showcases over a hundred pieces from her wardrobe, which … Continue reading FASHION: Isabella Blow – Fashion Galore!
Experience an oriental pampering experience – without the 12 hour flight and jet lag- at the Chuan Spa at London’s Langham Hotel. You may exit the tube into the hustle and bustle of Oxford Street, but within minutes you’ll be transported into a state of bliss at this luxury day spa inspired by traditional Chinese wellbeing. Spa treatments are accompanied by the use of the … Continue reading BEAUTY: Chuan Spa At The Langham
It’s unusual for cake and fashion to go together, in fact in many fashion circles cake is the enemy. But not at London’s Berkley Hotel where they’ve finally brought cake and fashion together in a beautiful delicious union. The Prêt-à-Portea high tea changes every season reflect current catwalk designs. These pictures are the AW12/13 ranges from YSL, Marc Jacobs, Lanvin, Burberry, Diane Von Furstenburg, Fendi … Continue reading FASHION/LIFESTYLE Prêt-à-Portea High Tea At The Berkley
I popped out of the rain and into Peachy PRs press day ‘a peachy summer’ last week. Here’s a few snaps of my favourites from their client showcase. Peachy PR personalised M&Ms, Yull Shoes #madeinBritain, Sampson & Christie butterfly bags, Emma modelling plus size women’s range Vida Moda, The Cambridge Raincoat Company, and Katcha Bilek handbag made from recycled tyres! Continue reading FASHION: A Peachy Summer SS14
AW13 lingerie collections from Kiss Me Deadly, Louise Ferdinand, Mon Epris & Paolita at The Rose Club Continue reading FASHION: AW13 Lingerie Collections
Toni & Guy celebrated their 50th birthday in enviable style by throwing themselves a festival at Knebworth House with a few famous appearances by Labrinth, Iggy Azalea & Tinchy Stryder and of course, models with fabulous hair! Continue reading FASHION/BEAUTY: Toni & Guy 50 Festival
My top picks from my millions of snaps from the SS14 shows, some for sheer glamour, fun, or chic appeal. Others for outright wacky-ness Continue reading FASHION: London Fashion Week SS14
A little while ago I was invited to the QVC AW13 Catwalk show to see a wearable and versatile range. Continue reading FASHION: QVC AW13 Fashion Show
It’s been a while since I was blogging regularly, and instead of blaming myself I point the finger at my smart phone. There are various things about my iPhone which stop me blogging, the first is that my WordPress App doesn’t work, and my iPhone is now my main connection to the online world, my trusty laptop lies forgotten in a corner and is only occasionally dusted … Continue reading THOUGHTS: Has Instagram Ruined My Fashion Blog?
Scene: A formal networking evening in London, a calm and collected group are assembled to watch a live interview. They listen patiently and professionally until the interview ends – then make a collective run towards the interviewee, pushing and tripping over each other in their haste, butterflies in their stomachs and a blush on their cheeks. But this not Justin Beiber, nor One Direction, and … Continue reading FASHION: An Audience With David Gandy
A few weeks ago I was invited by SHE London to a party for The Holiday Boutique at Aura Mayfair. The Holiday Boutique was joined by Popbands, Elisha Francis and Jaydah Jewellery as well as the Yummy cake pops. The evening consisted of a swimwear show, cupcakes and manicures. Continue reading FASHION: The Holiday Boutique Launch