London Fashion Week SS11 – BodyAmr


After a quick sprint to Vauxhall Fashion Scout to see BodyAmr’s second collection, we find a seat to relax and do some people-watching before the show starts. Lily Allen, Nick Grimshaw and Gizzy Askin among others are in the room

Street Style pictures from LFW


Here are some street style pictures of the two first days at London Fashion Week. Day 1 Day 2 Images: NEDIM NAZERALI

Charles Anastase SS11


As a longstanding fan of Charles Anastase and his nostalgia-tinted designs, I was thrilled when I had the opportunity to attend his show this LFW for Sketchbook. After slight mishaps that involved me getting lost on the London streets and

LFW Day 2 at Somerset House


Day two at London Fashion Week was cool, here is a round-up of what we saw, heard and said. Oooh it’s me and Osman! Wonder what I was looking at there… Osman interviewing Olivia Palermo after Emilio De La Moreno.

John Rocha’s store before and after Guggi’s NEW WORKS of 2010


Guggi, an Irish artist has just unveiled his New Works of 2010 and Sketchbook were invited to preview, review and interview (viewings all round) as part of a feature on Guggi. For culture and fashion stop by Rocha’s store in

Sketchbook Magazine at The Groucho Club


“Cocktails were popular during the 1920s, as drinkers used ginger ale, tonic water and fruit juices to mask their liquor. Until the late 1920s, images of wild speakeasy revelry and blatant disregard for the prohibition laws commonly appeared on the

A morning spent at Louise Gray – LFW SS’11


The first thing I notice when I walk into the calm backstage of Louise Gray’s show is the lilac and pink strands of, what seems to be, hay, scattered across the floor. A table was covered in bundles of the



Expectations are always high when one is left queuing outside the catwalk premises.  Prior to our seating, Sketchbook Magazine was allowed access backstage at the Bryce Aime show. As manic as it seemed, we were all fascinated with the creative

Our chosen 10


Our first Sketchbook Magazine competition has come to a successful close. The aim of our campaign was to encourage the creativity of our readers and display the incredible talent of those who took part. With the acknowledgement of each submitted

LONDON FASHION WEEK SS10 : Bunmi Koko Presentation


Bunmi Koko’s presentation was stumbled upon, we didn’t really have time to be there, but we went anyway and my gosh was it worth it! I was questioning whether I had heard of her before but as soon as I