What’s Hot and What’s Not this week..

What's Hot, What's Not, Fashion, Style, Trends, Autumn/Winter 2015, Balenciaga

The waist
Having its moment as seen at Balenciaga (that is, until the shoulders step in for spring)

White lace
A new (and modern) way to wear Victoriana.

Duvet coats
The style to own this winter according to Celine, Kenzo and Hermes.

Printed slip on trainers
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Brand to Know: Vanessa Seward

Brand to Know, Vanessa Seward, A.P.C, Azzaro, Paris, Fashion, Style, Trends, Net-a-porter, Autumn/Winter 2015

Fashion insiders will recognise the name Vanessa Seward. The Argentinian designer honed her fashion career in Paris where she worked for various maisons including Chanel and YSL before becoming artistic director of French fashion house Azzaro in the mid noughties. In 2011 she began a long-term c[......]

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Interview: Phillip Lim on 10 Years in the Business, China and Evolutionary Fashion

Interview, Phillip Lim, 10 Years, Business, China, Fashion, Style, New York, 2.1 Phillip Lim, Spring/Summer 2016

This season there were quite a few designers celebrating 10 years in the industry, among them Chinese American designer Phillip Lim, who celebrated with a collection that encouraged the fashion world to stop and smell the flowers.

Lim may be taking stock these days, but his rise in the indust[......]

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On The Runway

Top 5 Shows from Milan Fashion Week, Spring/Summer 2016

Top 5, Shows, Milan Fashion Week, Spring/Summer 2016, Fashion, Women, Style, Prada, Tods, Gucci, Versace, Dolce & Gabbana

Gucci spring/summer 2016

Milan is hot again. It took a while but the stars have aligned thanks to the renaissance of Gucci and the influx of fresh talent at houses like Pucci and Cavalli and designers like Damir Doma (who moved from Paris), Arthur Arbesser and Uma Wang. Here are our top shows[......]

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On The Runway

Top Trends from New York and London Fashion Week, Spring/Summer 2016

Spring/Summer 2016, Top Trends, New York Fashion Week, London Fashion Week, Style, Fashion, Runway

(From left to right):Proenza Schouler, Altuzarra, Calvin Klein, Erdem

Milan Fashion Week may be coming to a close, but before we delve into what the Italians are offering us come spring/summer 2016, here are the top trends from New York and London fashion weeks.

Bare it All

There’s no r[......]

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The Vine

Brand to Know: ST. by Olcay Gulsen

Brand to Know, ST. by Olcay Gulsen, Olcay Gulsen, Amsterdam, Fashion, Style, Hong Kong, China, Autumn/winter 2015

The luxury world may be struggling, but the contemporary fashion category is booming especially in Asia with brands from the US, France and Scandinavia entering the market. The latest label to hit the shelves, ST. by Olcay Gulsen, comes from the most unlikely of fashion capitals – Amsterdam.


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On The Runway

Cheatsheet: Top 5 Trends for Autumn/Winter 2015/6

Cheatsheet, Top 5, Trends, Fashion, Style, Autumn/Winter 2015/6, Fall/Winter 2015, Runways

Victoriana at (from left to right): Altuzarra, McQueen and Marc Jacobs

After a long break we are back! What better way to ring in the new season than with a cheatsheet on the new season’s top trends?

One thing everyone needs to know about fall is that minimalism is out! Designers finally d[......]

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Interview: Up Close and Personal with Thom Browne

Interview, Thom Browne, Fashion, Designer, New York, Men's Wear, Style, Hong Kong, China

As with women’s wear, there are several men’s wear designers that have defined how men dress over the years. In the 1990s it was all about Raf Simons while Hedi Slimane made a huge impact with his skinny suits at Dior Homme in the early noughties.

For this decade, that title goes to New York[......]

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The Vine

Common Projects Showroom: The Next Generation of Australian Designers

Common Projects, Showroom, Australian designers, Fashion, Hong Kong, Morgan Marks, Livia Arena, MM Sohn, Style, China

Livia Arena’s AW15 collection

Australia has always had a great track record when it comes to fashion designers – in just the past few years the country has given us cool brands like Camilla & Marc and Sass & Bide. If you are looking to discover the next generation of talents then chec[......]

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What’s Hot and What’s Not this week…

What's hot, What's Not, Fashion, Style, Trends, Spring/Summer 2015, Jason Wu, Lanvin, Hot, Not

A suede dress
Summer suede has never looked so chic courtesy of designers like Jason Wu and Tibi.

Ripped knee jeans
Get a pair because its part of fall’s 1980s comeback.

Goodbye cuffs, these jangly favourites are back on the hot list!

Silk pyjama shorts
The new summer[......]

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