Alexander Wang AW 2018/19

"I will stop wearing black when they invent a darker colour" Alexander Wang has been on my Favourite designer list for some time now and again he didn't let me down! This collection means business...literally! The models came out like secret agents from the matrix, in short black dresses and back packs. Tights that say... Continue Reading →

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Pyer Moss Fall 2018

Kirby Jean-Raymond pushed his political views to another level at the AW Pyer Moss show at New York Fashion show on Sunday. An all black model catwalk, with maybe the odd asian model is a statement in itself! In a time where the Fashion industry again faces diversity problems. But Kirby Jean-Raymond had a bigger... Continue Reading →

Cross Colours – Back with a Bang!!!

Cross Colours is a clothing brand launched in 1989 by Carl Jones and TJ Walker! it offered "Clothing without Prejudice" it influenced the Hip-Hop Scene and Sports. By the 90s Cross Colours was all over tv Show 'Fresh Prince of Belair' then it boomed into pop culture. The aim was to spread a positive message and... Continue Reading →

GUCCI SS 2017

Current Designer: Alessandro Michele since 2015 If i was to tell you me raw first thoughts of the Gucci SS17 collection, it would be.... Ghosts of the 70s who have been time travelling through the Medieval dark ages have found them selfs in the future. still in their 70s clothes but with an era exploring touch. Again... Continue Reading →

ALEXANDER McQUEEN SS 2017

Its hard to pin point the initial inspiration behind Alexander McQueen's SS 2017 collection. It tells its own tale! There are patchwork knits, skirts with trousers, gypsy style thrills and floral embellishment. However throughout there is a gothic element with each style.   The collection was like a dark fantasy. There were bondage inspired pieces... Continue Reading →

MULBERRY SS 2017

  There has been a few running themes throughout the collections this year, and the work-wear has been one of them. At one point of the show Mulberry were in a pinned striped extravaganza. which actually worked. The collection had a formal flow mixed with the 1920's silhouette. which brings me on to the other... Continue Reading →

BURBERRY LFW – AW 2017

Where do I start! The Burberry SS  AW 16/17 collection. Is outstanding in every way. Let's start with the 'See today buy tomorrow' revolution that is taking place. I knew Burberry would be offering their pieces the next day, but I wasn't sure what season they would be offering. They have cleverly chosen AW! Designers... Continue Reading →

MICHAEL KORS SS RTW 2017

Kors kicked off with a live band which was a classy touch. Even if it did get a little cheesy midway. It did however set the scene. The collection started off with a classic feminine look. Like 40s America. We again have the 'Corporate Colours' this time with lovely wary of Spring florals in pinks,... Continue Reading →

MOSCHINO SS 2017

I read that vogue accused Jermey Scott as a designer that doesn't create anything wearable. This show makes me see how that statement might be true! I watched the show with a friend. And they couldn't see how this collection was called fashion. To a point they were right. Moschino showed a collection based on... Continue Reading →

VERA WANG SS RTW 2017

Vera Wang goes Monochrome! And again we have this merge of tailoring and sportswear!  The show starts off with off the shoulder gypsy blouse with long sleeves. Just like DKNY Vera Wang has used over long sleeves that extend past the hand.  On the runway it says 'READBETWEENTHELINES' on repeat. The collection was feminine and... Continue Reading →

DKNY SS 2017

I have been looking forward to seeing what Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell have been up to at DKNY this year. The creative directors really  impressed me last year. Their collection was fresh, hip and very New York. I have been expecting something similar this time round! Honestly, it was a bit of an anti climax. The... Continue Reading →

ALEXANDER WANG SS 2017 RTW

Going from Tom Ford to Alexander wang was like going from jazz music to pop! It took a second to re adjust and review from a new approach. Tom Ford had so much quality making it hard for anyone to follow. Shaking that off! The collection was colourful, Fun and young. It was California dreams!... Continue Reading →

TOM FORD 2016/17 RTW

Spring Summer   AUTUMN WINTER Cheeky Tom Ford displayed an AW collection during New York Fashion week SS wear for 2017. His pieces becoming available the day after the show. Now I said cheeky Tom Ford, but he is Genius Tom Ford. Some could say he has played into the hands of Fast Fashion, others could... Continue Reading →

Gareth Pugh – LFW 2016 – AW

First of all I would like to say THANK YOU to Gareth Pugh for a fashion show with a Bang! The production made it all so much more interesting! it was Intense, Powerful and Beautiful! There was an eerie, evil, but powerful feel to the show, it was a performance. The setting was dark and... Continue Reading →

Daks – LFW 2016 – AW

Daks collection was Dark, edgy and clean cut! It screamed Elegance! Daks Surprised me with this collection, I really felt the quality in every piece and it oozed luxury. The colour palette was Blacks, Browns, Oranges and gold’s. The collection as a whole gave off a 1930s Hollywood feel. It was very classic but sexy... Continue Reading →

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