My LFW Pick: Burberry Prorsum AW 2013

Trench coats, trench coats, trench coats… oh, how lovely they were. Christopher Bailey’s Autumn-Winter 2013 collection called Trench Kisses showed a lot of fantastic coats updated for the season with heart prints, sleeves in leopard or translucent rubber, accented with strips of polished metal. Little strips of leather with eyelets adorned skirts, jackets and several … Continue reading

Focus… London Fashion Week: Burberry Prorsum SS 2013

One word: metallics. Christopher Bailey reinvented the Burberry trench for Spring with high shine satin basque in jewel and citrus shades, setting the tone for this glimmering and brash presentation. Other key elements of this collection included capelets in both miniature and elongated cuts as well as exaggerated oval dolman sleeves. The foil-finish shirting from … Continue reading

Forward… London Fashion Week AW 2012 Trends: Military Mode

Military influences were in high gear during London Fashion Week. Some designers showed tailored jackets, while others created a range of structured and languid dresses as seen at Burberry Prorsum, McQ by Alexander McQueen, Moschino Cheap&Chic and Mulberry.

Focus… London Fashion Week AW 2012: Burberry Prorsum

Burberry took a walk on the quirky side for Fall 2012. Stripes, bow-tie belts, owl-print tops, and bomber jackets made an appearance, sometimes layered together for something that was like Christopher Bailey’s take on street style. It was a definite departure from past collections that hung purely in the sleek and sophisticated category. This collection … Continue reading