London 25.2.17

  I visited London on the last weekend of February in order to visit the Joseph Frank exhibition at the Fashion and textile museum . Joseph Frank was an Austrian designer and artist who designed a large amount of textiles and wallpaper designs. He was known for his bright colours and interesting motifs such as tropical fruits…

The Vulgar: Fashion redefined

What defines something as Vulgar? The dictionary definition states it is ‘lacking sophistication or good taste’. The word ‘vulgar’ has derived from the Latin word vulgarise which described common people, the exhibition challenged different views of ‘Vulgar fashion’ and placed garments into catergories such as nymphs, classic copies, too big, exposed bodies, common and the…

Changes to the fashion industry

I have always been fascinated by the fashion industry, the shows, the magazines and the garments from a very young age and I’ve always kept up to date with it. I love how much of a spectacle the industry is and when there is a change or a new approach, it’s big news. From the recent…

Christopher Raeburn Open Studio

It was a spur of the moment trip down to London on Saturday, my friend found the open studio information on Facebook and we decided to RSVP and go. Christopher Raeburn is a London based fashion designer who uses recycled and alternate materials in order to remake/create a completely new garment and has recently moved…

New York Fashion Week

New York fashion week was all about prints for SS17, some of my favourite collections were from lucilla gray, teatum Jones, Anna Sui, delpozo, Tory burch, Michael kors and Thom Browne. The prints were heavy, bright and full of colour ready for spring which gets me very excited for the high street versions! I love…

Dover street

While in London visiting the Missoni exhibition, I also took a trip to Dover street market in order to look at current garment shapes. Dover street market is 3 floors of up and coming designers and luxury brands, with diverse trends and displays around the store it was a fantastic experience. I even managed to…

London fashion week

London is my favourite location for fashion week, of course I love it because it’s in my home country but I think the fashion is the best. London is the home of new, young and up and coming designers and many designers who studied in the UK still show here. Below are some Fall 17…

Yeezy Season 3

I’m sure most of you reading this will know who Kanye West is, for those of you who don’t, he is a musician who is now expanding into fashion. There’s no question that Kanye has impacted the fashion industry, his shoe collaboration with adidas of Yeezy boosts sold out within 12 minutes. He has also…

Pleasure and Pain Exhibition

During the half term, I caught up with the work I needed to and done the usual of seeing my friends and working. I also visited the Pleasure and Pain shoe Exhibition at the V&A museum in London. I usually visit the museum a few times a year because they have amazing exhibitions there, I…