LFW A/W 2012 Day 3: Prophetik by Jeff Garner


Earlier that day on a bright but hazy morning we headed to the beautiful Freemasons Building in Holborn to check out Prophetik’s show. And what a treat it was. Bright, clean and fresh it was the perfect way to start

LFW A/W 2012 Day One: Zoe Jordan


Zoe Jordan’s beautiful and Instantly wearable AW collection took us on a journey to Andalucia, Spain where the sun sets in burnt orange hues and rises to reflect brilliantly off the whitewashed Andalucian pueblos. Poppy Delevigne walks for Zoe Jordan Inspired by

LFW A/W 2012 Day One: Ada Zanditon


With a fresh collection and continued collaboration with green cleaning company Ecover in their ‘Wear and Care’ campaign, Ada Zanditon is fast becoming the go to girl of eco fashion. For A/W 2012, the designer, whose collections are made from sustainably sourced materials and fabrics, makes us

LFW A/W 2012 Day One: Corrie Nielsen


Underneath a grey February sky American born designer Corrie Nielsen kicked off London Fashion week yesterday with a highland fling. Dedicated to her grandmother and great, great, great grandfather John S. Burns, Nielsen’s A/W collection of darkly dramatic silhouettes in

Françoise Nielly x IRMDESIGN – Paris


The recent Françoise Nielly x IRMDESIGN collaboration opened at la Galerie Menouar in Paris to a well dressed crowd greeted with champagne and canapés. The collection was based on the literal interpretation of Françoise Neilly’s bright canvas paintings into a

Lako Bukia S/S12 London Fashion Week Day Two


Lako Bukia’s SS’12 collection showcased some highly structural pieces juxtaposed with more classically feminine, flowing chiffon and silk designs that were a strong feature of the show. Particular attention was paid to detailing around the neck and shoulders, which gave

b store SS12 ‘Inside Out’ Presentation – LFW Day 1


The boys at modern heritage brand b store, designers Matthew Murphy and Kirk Beattie are never ones to do things by halves, and this season was no exception. Taking the fashion week presentation and turning it ‘Inside Out’ they teamed

Paul Costelloe SS12 – LFW Day 1


It was 8,20 in the morning when I walk through the front door of Somerset house on Friday for the commence of London Fashion Week. Busy PR’s were already running around, carrying the tiredness of days of preparation and some

LFW SS12 Day One: Corrie Nielsen


On this bright September morning as London Fashion Week SS12 kicks off, Florida born turned London local, designer Corrie Nielsen’s SS12 show ‘Arbiter Elegantiarum’ was the perfect way to greet the day. Meaning ‘a judge or authority in matters of

Catalytic Clothing Seeks To Purify The Air We Breathe


On a breezy morning last week, Sketchbook went to the press release for a truly exciting and pioneering new project: Catalytic Clothing.  The brainchild of Professor Tony Ryan, a scientist from Sheffield University, and Professor Helen Storey, an artist and designer