Tag Archives: news

Brexit’s Effect On UK Fashion

Brexit was not only a shock to most but also 90% of British designers who voted to remain (BFC Poll). The fashion industry directly contributed £28bn to the UK’s economy in 2015 employing over 880,000 jobs which like many industries is now in uncharted waters. But what will Brexit mean to the fashion economy? Will […]

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 […]

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 […]

Can The Council Ban Elasticated Waistbands?

During 40s/50’s fashion was all about beautiful structure, tailoring, posture and waists but then 70/s/80’s brought on the elasticated waistband. Now more and more people are wearing ‘lounge wear.’ But should it be banned in order to help stop obesity? Council bosses at the Local Government Association think it should. Now I’ve blogged about plus […]

MNSWR TV

The first and only online TV show dedicated to men’s fashion. Featuring David Gandy, Tinie Tempah, Bryan Boy and Oliver Spencer and more. Presented & Produced by yours truly. Hope you enjoy! http://www.mnswr.tv/    

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 […]