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In Focus: Chanel and the Society of the Spectacle

You may have spotted from breathless Instagram posts yesterday, Chanel’s catwalk show was – inevitably – the talk of #PFW. There’s been much debate amongst the fashion press and attendees about whether this was a hilarious comment on the nature of fast-fashion, or merely the death of the catwalk.

First, …

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Event Preview: Vauxhall Presents Made in England

Katy England, known for her fashion prowess, styling for the likes of McQueen and Ford (Check out her styling here) has teamed up with Vauxhall Motors to make her directorial debut. England’s new film dives straight into the ‘Youth Culture and Style’ in Britain today. Seeing as how: youth, …

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Trending: Pink

When I learned that pink makes a comeback this season I was kind of hoping for the look pour l’instant to inspired by Mollie Ringwals’s character in Pretty in Pink, but sadly prom dresses are not going to be walking down the King’s Road this Winter. The must have, can’t …

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Ella Selects: LFW SS14 Preview

Every season, London’s fashion designers grow, morph and reinterpret their collections, importing fresh new ideas, pushing themselves in new directions and developing their signature looks to create what is the world’s most exciting, creative fashion week. And every season, we’re stunned and thrilled by what we see. For September’s womenswear

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LFW SS14 Preview: 5 trends we’d like to keep – and forget

Amidst the roller coaster of fashion seasons, which now almost blur into one long never-ending conveyor belt of newness, the concept of ‘in season trends’ has in many ways been dissolved. Strict fashion rules that dictate what you can and cannot wear in any given season no longer exist –

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LFW: 10 people we DON’T want to see

(featured image: Stefania Yarhi)

The irony of London Fashion Week is that whilst being witness to the most cutting edge fashion in the world, which will soon come to define what the aesthetics of the future will look like, you are also faced with extreme ugliness – a vile

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LFW Preview: 5 of the old and 5 of the new

We’ve just had our mani-pedi’s, concocted a new avocado + swan-tear face mask, been on a juice diet for the last month, stocked up on Pro-Plus and are getting fashion tingles in our bones which can only mean one thing – London Fashion Week SS14 is almost upon us. Hooray!…

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Celebrate with COS

COS are marking the launch of their Autumn-Winter ’13 tailoring collection with an exciting new campaign that celebrates the uniqueness of our personalities.

To help you embrace your own individuality, COS are also offering their menswear customers 20% off in selected stores and online on Thursday (September 12) in light …

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LFW on Twitter: Top 10

We’ve barely seen the last model exit the runway for New York Fashion Week but we’re all ready gearing up for London Fashion Week. What used to be a very exclusive event is now covered in every detail from what the FROWers are wearing to the antics at the after-show …

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Trending: Fashion Week

In a brief departure from my previous columns on Autumn/Winter trends, and just before we finish with this season and start the sartorial analysis of SS14, I thought it’d be prudent to share my thoughts on preparing for the week I prefer over Christmas, London Fashion Week. Who needs …

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