3 Reasons we love Pam Hogg

Thursday, September 29, 2016 0 , , , Permalink 0

Fashion week shows fall into three categories- shows you know you have to watch, ones you know everyone else will be watching and talking about, and those you actually want to see. Pam Hogg is always the latter. SS17 didn't disappoint..... Sequins, naturally. No Pam Hogg show is complete without sequins. This season knee-high boots were smothered ...

Pringle Deconstructed

Scottish knitwear brand Pringle launched their first interactive knitwear customisation platform recently to celebrate their 200th Anniversary. It's really encouraging to see a heritage brand using technology to engage with customers on their e-commerce platforms, not just relying on social media to communicate with the public. While most brands recognise the potential benefits of communicating ...

Obsessed with… Sophia Webster Bibi Flats

Thursday, October 15, 2015 0 , , , , Permalink 0

Take a look at my Twitter feed or Pinterest, it's littered with pictures of Sophia Webster's beautiful creations. I'm never disappointed with the quirky shoes and accessories Sophia creates, her designs are unique, bold and beautiful. There's always an element of humour in her work, something often missing in fashion. I love the off-beat vibe that ...

Hill & Friends…. Fashion in 5.

The Devil Wears Prada reinforced the public's perception of the fashion industry as a harsh, vacuous environment full of judgemental, nasty girls. I'm pleased to report that nice girls don't always come last and there is a place for friendship in fashion. Hill & Friends launched during LFW, founded by Emma Hill (former creative director at ...

Belstaff LFW SS16

Friday, September 25, 2015 0 , , , , Permalink 0

Belstaff conjures up images of undercover Bond girls, secret assassins and femme fatale. Women who enjoy the rough-and-tumble of a man's world without sacrificing their femininity, that's the Belstaff motto. So it's nice to see that 'dark and deadly' doesn't mean black, black and more black. For SS16 Belstaff have focused on 'The Beauty of Power', ...

Burberry SS16 putting digital FROW

Wednesday, September 23, 2015 0 , , , , Permalink 0

Burberry introduced the TweetCam and those iconic monogrammed poncho's last season, this season the digital pioneer partnered with Snapchat to debut the collection ahead of the main show and provide little snippets of LFW magic. The poncho's were replaced with monogrammed rucksacks, which were available to order pre-order. This mix of digital innovation and bespoke ...

Issa LFW SS16

Tuesday, September 22, 2015 0 , , , , Permalink 0

Issa has next summer all sewn up..... SS16 was awash with wearable white pieces, signature Issa draping, fluid prints in lime and lapis, intricate interlocking embellishment and back to black LBD's. In short I loved the whole collection. This season the collection was inspired by nature and repeating motifs. Creative Director, Jaime O'Hare commented ‘We started looking ...

Tech Saturday

Saturday, August 29, 2015 0 , , , , Permalink 0

This week 'Something for the Weekend' is having a tech takeover. The Net Set.... Net-A-Porter's new app promises #youCANsitwithus. WGSN. Finally users will be able to schedule Instagram posts with a little help from Hootsuite. IFB. Louis Vuitton unveils Series 3 in London during LFW.... reworking the digital experience. Louis Vuitton. Apple has confirmed the next product event will ...

Fringe Benefits….

Friday, March 6, 2015 1 , , , , Permalink 0

My favourite AW15 LFW trend this season is fringing, as seen on the catwalk at.... Issa Models marched down the catwalk with fringing woven into slinky dresses, swinging from the hip to the floor. Burberry Burberry presented a modern take on 1970's 'Little House on the Prairie' with a bohemian twist. Claire Maguire belted out House of the Rising ...