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

FASHION: PURE Thoughts

I visited the PURE London exhibition this week to check out some new fashion and accessories ranges. As always it’s hugely overwhelming, filling both floors of the impressive Kensington Olympia venue. There’s so much to see and do I can only pick a few stand highlights to share here and a few snaps from the group Catwalk shows. Full details of all the exhibitors can … Continue reading FASHION: PURE Thoughts

FASHION: Isabella Blow – Fashion Galore!

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!