Mary Katrantzou SS15/ LFW

Pangea and the way things drift apart to create new things. Mary Katrantzou looked at this historical event- more than 200 million years old- to begin putting together ideas that will form Mary Katrantzou SS15. Playing with forms, shapes and sheer the designer presented a collection with the right amount of chic, sweet and sexyness, on a…

Pringle of Scotland SS15/ LFW

Last season, Pringles of Scotland gave us 3D embellishment, this season we get actual 3D and another surprise? Knitwear is back on, in this collection inspired by clarity. Some pieces of the SS15 collection nicely portrayed sporty aesthetics. They looked light, pure and elegant with simplicity. Others went all, literally. Thanks to the 3D, crystalline effect…

Mother of Pearl SS15/ LFW

The luxurious sport aesthetics are great at Mother of Pearl. Their secret? Oh, not much. The brand only works with artists like Fiona Banner, Gary Hume, Polly Morgan, Francesco Simeti, Fred Tomaselli, Keith Tyson, Jim Lambie, Matt Collishaw, Carsten Holler and currently Maia Norman. These collaborations allow artists to cleverly exploit and experiment with prints and luxurious fabric while the brand gives its…

OSMAN SS15/ LFW

When mum is a tailor, it is natural to use her work as a source of inspiration and Osman Yousefzada did just that. With embroideries and big tassels he presented a beautiful collection. In his own words “it’s a bit of escapism, nothing too heavy… they’re clothes that you put on and just want to transform you to…

Christopher Kane SS15/ LFW

“I love detail, especially some sort of embellishment that can transform a garment instantly. It’s always good to move out of your comfort zone each season, to learn new things and to challenge your senses.” Christopher Kane says and shows in the Summer Spring 15 collection. This collection is nothing like the Christopher Kane girl we are…

David Koma SS15/ LFW

David Coma describes his brand’s signature look as  “sculptural shapes, heavy embellishment and a perfect fit” for the “powerful and confident” woman This collection that he has described as “sensual, lavish in its casualness, with a sense of modern ease and elegance” celebrates his love of shapes and form through of various fabrics. A tangy yellow…

TOM FORD SS15/ LFW

Tom Ford is such an iconic brand that sometimes we forget it is not even 10 years old, yet. With this Spring Summer 2015 collection, Tom Ford did creations that will awaken anyone’s inner femme fatale. It is sexy, revealing and just too hot to not watch and fall in love with. Choosing a mainly darker…

Preen by Thornton Bregazzi SS15/ LFW

SS15’s theme at Preen was tribal meets sporty. Risky yet intriguing. The brand’s smart use of colours did shine through the use of tribal configuration. Naturally, the sporty side was a nod to the interesting use of geometry and original cutting that the clothing line is known for. Since celebrating their ten years, last year, it is clear that Preen is…

Margaret Howell SS15/ LFW

Margaret Howell autumnal colour palette for SS15 is quietly elegant, perfect for the “independent and discerning” clients she creates for. Proving once again that prioritizing comfort can be done elegantly and with style, the collection contains beige linens, grey tailoring and pleated skirts. This is a collection that any tom boys (full time or part time)…

Orla Kiely SS15/ LFW

Looking back at Orla Keily ss15, two words come to mind: flower Power! Or Flower bomb- cause this collection is the bomb in the most cute/ innocent way you can think of. Baby blues, bright yellows and salmon pinks dominated alongside the brand’s signature graphic prints. The 60s inspiration was emphasised by the cutest t-bar shoes…