Style Compare Does LFW

Style Compare does London Fashion Week SS13London Fashion Week is a must for fashionistas – and passionate fashion fans. On Saturday, Steph and I were flying the flag for Style Compare at the event, with a packed day of LFW action.

We toured The Exhibition at Somerset House in detail; from David Koma, Holly Fulton and Sister by Sibling, to lesser known (but hotly tipped) designers like Sophia Webster (the sexiest shoes going) and Olga Vilshenko (Russian-inspired fashion with a 70s sense of chic), the grand, old building is stuffed full of fashion.

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18th September, 2012  2:32 pm | Posted by: | British Fashion, Latest Trends, London Fashion Week | No Comments »

Champion Trends for AW12

Key AW12 trends ThumbnailAlthough it’s only August, the fashion world is way ahead when it comes to seasonal wear.

We’ve all got our fingers and toes crossed for more great weather, but this is also the perfect time to get acquainted with top trends for AW12, making sure that every winter-wardrobe purchase we make is perfectly on trend.

Here are three key trends to watch for AW12…

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31st July, 2012  4:33 pm | Posted by: | Latest Trends | No Comments »

Teenage Kicks Trend

Teenage kicks trend thumbnailSay hello to loose-fits, rock ‘n’ roll, leather and studs; it’s time to kick the delicate floral and pastel shades out the window and introduce some much-missed attitude to your wardrobe.

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9th July, 2012  5:08 pm | Posted by: | Latest Trends | 1 Comment »

Feeling Tropical Trend

Tropical Prints Trend SS12 ThumbnailPrints are going tropical this summer with bold attitude, big colours and a sprinkling of the exotic. From tantalising turquoise to shades of sunset orange, designers have been inspired by mystical islands, tucked away in the tropics.

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3rd July, 2012  10:47 am | Posted by: | Latest Trends | 1 Comment »

The Jpeg Generation

Jpg Generation SS12 Trend The SS12 catwalks were clearly inspired by digital art, bold graphic prints and intricate contemporary patterns – it seems that the digital age is more apparent in fashion than ever before.

Mary Katrantzou led the way in terms of the jpg generation; using images from the internet she created…

19th June, 2012  3:45 pm | Posted by: | Latest Trends | No Comments »

A Sneak Peek at Reiss AW12/13

Reiss AW12 Press DayLast week’s Reiss AW12/13 press day was perfectly timed. Showing just ahead of The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee, this is a brand with royal connotations – largely thanks to Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge, who is a big Reiss fan. In spite of the spring sunshine outside, we couldn’t resist an advance peep at the highly anticipated autumn/winter collection.

The collection was shown at the Reiss building in central London…

29th May, 2012  4:00 pm | Posted by: | AW12, Events, Latest Trends | No Comments »

Double Up The Denim

Double Denim SS12 TrendDouble denim goes in and out of favour, but it’s back with a vengeance in 2012. Kate Moss attended Mulberry’s AW12 catwalk show dressed in head-to-toe denim, showing the world that “doubling up” is not only daring, but totally chic. Even a member of the royal family has rocked the look recently – our very own Prince Harry proved that denim can be double nice if you do it twice.

It’s time to pull out your favourite pair of jeans and team them with…

21st May, 2012  12:36 pm | Posted by: | Latest Trends | No Comments »

Glamorous Gatsby Spring Trend

Glamorous Gatsby Spring Summer 2012 TrendWith opulent beading, tantalizing tassels and lashings of luxurious feathers, summer fashion ahead of Leonardo DiCaprio’s new Great Gatsby movie is set to be wonderfully glamorous.

Inspired by the 20th century unstructured shift dress, scoop necks are sure to steal the show…

14th May, 2012  10:46 am | Posted by: | Latest Trends | No Comments »

Leather-esque

Leather SS12 Trend Make way for your inner rock chick: Leather is back on the scene so why not add some attitude to your spring look?

So far it’s all been about care-free floral prints and soft pastel shades but…

10th May, 2012  12:51 pm | Posted by: | AW12, Latest Trends | No Comments »

Sports Luxe Spring/Summer Trend

Sports Luxe Trend SS12Fashion just got fitter; the hotly-anticipated London 2012 Olympics has inspired designers to add a twist of the “fitness fanatic” to their SS12 collections.

The sports luxe trend allows you to embrace…

1st May, 2012  10:55 am | Posted by: | Latest Trends | No Comments »