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Christopher Kane Launches 'See Now, Buy Now' Capsule
BoF's guide to the changing fashion calendar tracks new operating models and approaches, brand by brand.
Just In: Erdem Autumn/Winter 2017
See all the looks from Erdem's Autumn/Winter 2017 collection.
Phoebe English in Byzantine Technicolour
English's collection conquered her chromatic fears in one of her most poignant efforts to date. Her clothes sang in a full technicolour spectrum.
A Riot of Colour at Peter Pilotto
Where de Vos and Pilotto hit the mark was in creating interesting texture, which may translate well into simpler pieces.
Reiss Appoints CEO in 'Planned Succession' of Founder
Former Next executive Christos Angelides will succeed the retailer’s 73-year-old founder David Reiss.
Announcing OTB, Jimmy Choo and Lisa Marie Fernandez
Check out this week’s new partners and openings on BoF Careers, the global marketplace for fashion talent.
Anya's Alpine Dream
Hindmarch is surely London fashion’s greatest impresario, making a mountain out of the portable version of a molehill.
Mary's Magical Kingdom
Mary Katrantzou may be doomed to be dogged by her early success. But here, at least, there were clothes whose peculiar beauty stood on their own.
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At Topshop: Utility vs Femininity
Call it elevated festival dressing, the collection’s garish pizzazz was tempered by baggy knits, soft trench coats and teddy furs.
New Interest at Margaret Howell
Amongst the wash of neutral hued cotton and cashmere basics, Howell layered gardening aprons and bright citrus-y scarves, providing welcome fashion weight to her sober wardrobe.
Preen’s Restrictive Choice
The designers were inspired by the 1990s London art scene and the suffragette movement — apt, but the latter reference came across too literally at times.
British Fashion Industry Steels Itself for Brexit
At the London womenswear shows, Brexit looms large over the British fashion industry.
Let's Reimagine 'Fashion Month'
With more and more designers showing beyond the traditional womenswear weeks and experimenting with new presentation formats, what does the future hold for 'fashion month'?
Alibaba Extends Brick-and-Mortar Retail Push With Bailian Deal
Shanghai-based Bailian Group is one of China's largest retailers by sales, operating 4,700 outlets in 200 cities.
Marching Roses at Simone Rocha
It’s not the first time Rocha has plumbed such depths of emotion. But her balance of dark and light has never been more acute.
Video: Tim's Take | J.W. Anderson Autumn/Winter 2017
Tim Blanks talks to J.W. Anderson to decode the creative thinking behind his latest collection. Watch now.
Gareth Pugh’s Macabre Cabaret
The show felt unsettling in a good way — bleak in its outlook and sharply in tune with how many of us feel about the near future, it struck a chord close to home.
Versus’ New Generation
Donatella Versace injected the hard rock’n’roll edge of the Versus of old with a transfusion of high performance sportswear to create a successful contemporary hybrid.
At Fashion East: Bright Young Things’ Dystopian Future
Distressed textiles took centre stage at the Fashion East show — a somatisation of a dystopian landscape.
J.W. Anderson’s Style Odyssey
“Ease and coolness,” said Jonathan Anderson of his collection, “It’s more digestible. I wasn’t trying to provoke myself.”
The End of Irony at CSM’s MA Show
Gabriele Skucas and Stefan Cooke won the top prizes at Central Saint Martins' annual MA graduate show.
Oh So Modest at Emilia Wickstead
The designer has built a solid business appealing to a particular demographic hell bent on sustaining the somewhat archaic concept of occasion dressing.
Molly Goddard’s Subtle Development
What prevents Goddard's saccharine frou-frou from becoming an archaic vision of girly femininity is the way she counters it with simple clothes.
At Faustine Steinmetz, Elevated Denim
The designer has established a clear aesthetic that is immediately identifiable in an increasingly saturated market.