FASHION: GFW University Of East London

GFW had always been one if my favourite events on the fashion calendar. Student work is always fresh and exciting, free from the commercial binding of real world design. The University Of East London show was my favourite from the weekend. Krasimira Ivanova Stoyeneva had in my opinion the strongest collection (featured image) and Here are a few pics from the other collections I liked … Continue reading FASHION: GFW University Of East London

FASHION: From Sidewalk To Catwak

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

ART: A Art House Horror

Halloween is yet to arrive and already things are getting a little spooky. On Friday I headed to The V&A for a Halloween themed Friday late night event. I love these special late nights where you can enjoy the museum with a different perspective, not to mention a glass of wine. In the spirit of Halloween there were special effects teams in place doing makeovers, … Continue reading ART: A Art House Horror

FASHION: Paolita At Portman Village Jubilee Street Party

It’s only three more days until the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee and I’ve kicked off my celebrations early, running around London to various Diamond and British heritage themed events. There are too many to blog about them all – I do have a day job – but I thought I’d share a few highlights over the coming days. Last year I was introduced to a gorgeously eclectic swimwear … Continue reading FASHION: Paolita At Portman Village Jubilee Street Party

FASHION: London’s Hidden Treasures

We all know about Primark Oxford Street, well if you live in London you do (and even if you don’t you should)  but yesterday I discovered a shopping Gem just around the corner in the form of Atelier Mayer a gorgeous boutique staffed by 50’s Barbie dolls and full of vintage finds, including a to die for section of Chanel!   Highly recomended! Add this to your … Continue reading FASHION: London’s Hidden Treasures