Peru inspires British fashion

Yet again, Peruvian influences are spreading across London. It was only a few years ago that the capital’s culinary scene was inspired by Peru, but the fashion industry is no stranger to Peru either. Several clothing and accessory brands are using the country’s artisans for inspiration or collaborations this winter....

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Christmas party One Night Stand

Hiring formal dresses and suits has never been easier, with retailers embracing our changing tastes and dress codes, along with the ever-present fear of being seen in the same outfit twice. One Night Stand Based in Chelsea Manor Studios, has provided luxury dress hire, by appointment only, to clients from...

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Bespoke styling and shopping with London’s designer concierges

Bespoke styling and shopping with London’s designer concierges

London hotels are now flocking to offer unique shopping experiences, acknowledging that guests want more than directions to the nearest boutique. Enter the designer concierges. Stylist Rachel Anthony has recently launched a private styling service for guests of the London Hilton on Park Lane (www.hilton.com). She’s normally found styling celebrities...

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Guide to your luxury Autumn/Winter 2016 wardrobe

Multiple Choice            They say the customer is always right, and this season you have more choices than ever when it comes to key pieces. Burberry’s new snake obsession involves genuine python trench coats (£4,995 – in bright green or mineral blue) and printed alternatives in...

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In Conversation with Lucy Choi

When talking of a fashion or design “collection” what immediately springs to mind is the idea of cohesiveness. Usually centred on a particular colour scheme, theme or core idea, there is a consistency of vision throughout. But for women’s shoe designer, Lucy Choi, the notion of a “collection” has a...

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The Ultimate Guide to London Fashion Week

London Fashion Week will set the capital alight again this month, with the world’s fashion press descending to cherry-pick the best new designs from Ready-to-Wear collections. Here’s what the fuss is about. Essential Information London Fashion Week (LFW) runs from 16th-20th September. Venues include Soho’s Brewer Street Car Park, the...

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Pantone Prophesy: What’s the new black?

Pantone Prophesy: What’s the new black?

Colour is a universal, yet silent form of communication that defines the world. From an early age, the colours of our environment provide a heavy influence on psychological decision-making in our everyday lives; from something as simple as choosing an outfit to the more subconscious, such as how different colours...

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All eyes on the British Fashion Council’s Instagram

All eyes on the British Fashion Council’s Instagram

The British Fashion Council (BFC) has officially launched its new Instagram account (@londonfashionweek) to coincide with the release of the London Fashion Week in September 2016. The new account will introduce BFC followers to all of the London Fashion Week and London Fashion Week Men’s content. Each member will be...

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Summer Streets finale to keep Regent Street shoppers cool this Sunday

Summer Streets finale to keep Regent Street shoppers cool this Sunday

Regent Street’s Summer Streets campaign comes to a close this Sunday (24th July) with the final installment of its traffic-free shopping events highlighting the area’s fashion credentials. The ‘Fashion with Magnum’ event, sponsored by Magnum, will run from 12pm-6pm and includes a 16 station ice cream dipping bar and live...

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