Category Fashion

Spring Summer 2017 Trends

The sales have started and the Oxford St Christmas lights have been turned on. If you are looking for presents for loved ones and want to buy items that are ahead of next season’s trends then hopefully this will give you a heads up. Looking back across the London, Paris, NY and Milan fashion shows there […]

Spring Summer 2017 Predicted Trends

Following the buyers briefing, below are the predicted trends we will see emerging for SS17. I will of course update these with my next blog following the SS17 catwalk shows. COLOUR Complimenting fashion brights will be neutral tones and more natural whites rather than bright white. Blue is set to be a big colour contender next […]

New Technology That Change The Way We Shop

Fashion and technology have always gone hand in hand and designers continue to push the boundaries and provide talking points with their collections. From Burberry broadcasting their entire catwalk using smartphones to Diesel Black Gold developing bespoke smartwatch for their catwalk show at NYFW. This month saw a surge in development that combined the hunger […]

Autumn Winter 2016/17 Trend Forecast

As ever, I recently visited the WGSN trend seminar at the UK’s largest fashion trade show Pure London to bring you the latest information on the predicted AW2016/17 trends ahead of fashion week. So here we go…. COLOURS Red will dominate next season. We have already seen burgundy being the favourite colour for men’s fashion […]

Menswear Autumn Winter 2016/17 Trends

With the news that Bowie died on the last day of London Collections Men, there was no surprise that Burberry paid tribute. I am sure we will see more of his influences on catwalks in later seasons but for now, below are the menswear trends we are likely to see for Autumn/Winter 2016. Overall, there was predominately […]

Dangerously Skinny Model Petition

In the news recently, 23 yr old model Rosie Nelson launched a Change.org petition calling for a new law to protect models from getting “dangerously skinny”. After 112,000 votes it has gone viral and MP’s are now debating whether new legislation is needed to protect models here in the UK. A number of countries like France & […]

Spring Summer 2016 Trend Forecast

This trend forecast for Spring/Summer 16 has been taken by WGSN from a number of sources ranging from insagrammers to directional brands. I will be following it up after the fashion season with my definitive list. COLOUR We are looking a more feminine direction of colours such as bubblegum pink in contemporary styling (i.e not barbie doll!) , […]