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Designer Feature: Sophie Martin 

10 questions with the wonderful Sophie Martin, Manchester School of Art graduate: Instagram: @sophiemartindesigns Have you always wanted to be a designer? What did you want to be when you were little? No I haven’t always wanted to be a designer, I wanted to be a lawyer right up until high school year 9 but I… Continue reading Designer Feature: Sophie Martin 

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London Fashion Weekend 2015…

For my Birthday, amazing friend Julie bought tickets to London Fashion Weekend. I couldn’t have been happier. She’d given some pretty great gifts in the past, but this one topped them all. I’d never been before and it did not disappoint. Mecca for Fashionistas across the land; Fashion Week had drawn the crowds, and the same buzz… Continue reading London Fashion Weekend 2015…

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Designer Feature: Louise O’Mahony

The L.O.M Factor  Designer: Louise O’Mahony Brand: L.O.M Collection: Folklorico This stunning collection is everything I wanted this blog to represent. Colour, expression and something a little bit special. Inspired by Mexican, European and Asian Folklore with a modern infusion of neon shades, lycra and pom poms; O’Mahony has created something magical. She incorporates embroidery, appliqué… Continue reading Designer Feature: Louise O’Mahony

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Designer Feature: Meng Yu

Meng Yu, BA Womenswear Graduate, London College of Fashion.  This designer really did it for me. Her pieces ticked every box. Inspired by photographs of flowers as they began to wither, Yu’s work is based on a pure, natural and unadulterated notion which she represents in a sharp and futuristic way. “As the petals dry… Continue reading Designer Feature: Meng Yu

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Designer Feature: Agatha Smith

Agatha Smith, BA Menswear Graduate, London College of Fashion.  What a fascinating, provocative concept; my first thought as Smith described her collection. A concept so clever and original, when presented with the collection I would never have guessed it myself. It is the idea of “reincarnating our identities” through the borrowed clothes we wear. – Borrowed… Continue reading Designer Feature: Agatha Smith

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Designer Feature: Isobel Cook

Designers: Isobel Cook ,  BA Menswear Graduate, in Collaboration with Textile Designer Giverney-Grace Volrath; both London College of Fashion.  Collection: Self  This collection really stood out for me. Fearless, powerful and dynamic; whether it was the pure magnitude of the pieces, the well-executed construction, or my understanding of the patience it must have taken to sew each… Continue reading Designer Feature: Isobel Cook

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London College of Fashion BA Menswear Graduate Show

Above Photograph by Ray Chang. London College of Fashion; to say entry is competitive would be an understatement.  One must demonstrate a high level of talent, enthusiasm and commitment to their craft. They then have to maintain this level of passion and commitment, whilst nurturing their skills over the duration of the course. So when… Continue reading London College of Fashion BA Menswear Graduate Show