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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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LFW SS13: Marios Schwab

Known as the designer to have kick-started the bodycon trend, we weren’t surprised that Marios’ shapes in his SS13 collection were cut to accentuate curves.

Swarovski crystals, soft tulle and lace were used to emphasise the femininity in the garments. Although beautifully girly, dresses were also toughened up with leather …

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LFW SS13: Ji Cheng

Now established as a designer in Asia, Ji Cheng returns to London Fashion Week with her Eastern take on Western tailoring. Taking one of the most tangible imports as inspiration, ‘Teaism’ takes the humble cuppa to a new level.

An invite attached to a herbal infusion set the tone, while …

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LFW SS13: House Of Holland

House of Holland. Always an entertaining show. With Alexa, Poppy, Pixie and Kelly causing a paparazzi frenzy for the first ten minutes- things were bound to run late.

It finally began with a brilliant soundtrack of 80s and 90s hip hop come dance music to fuel the models struts in …

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Kenzo SS13 – Welcome to the Jungle

Kenzo Takada retired from his own label in 1999 but the brand still lives on under the watchful eyes of Humberto Leon and Carol Lim, Kenzo’s former assistants. They do a brilliant job in maintaining the unique franco-japanese aesthetic that defines the Kenzo brand and also inject a youthful perspective …

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LCM: Christopher Raeburn

Christopher Raeburn secured himself a highly sought-after spot on LCM’s schedule. That is – he had the honour of hosting the menswear weekender finale – this lent itself to the privilege of having his SS13 parade before a tiny and tuxxed Tinie Tempah (#totesadorbs).

As fash-pack numbers, occupying The Hospital …

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LCM: MAN – Shaun Samson

One third of this year’s MAN, Shaun Samson brings an eclectic and fun collection to the runway. Samson confesses his research to be in the realms of car and body modification, an aspect certainly visible in the metallic flashes that exude from not only his t-shirts but also his models

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Paris Couture 2011 Roundup

The Paris Couture shows are watched avidly every season, and this time is no different. Having scoured the internet to find updates of the shows the minute they happen; here is a round-up review of the main French houses who showed this past week. Year after year, the couture shows …

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