Spring 2014 RTW : John Rocha, David Koma and Holly Fulton

Spring 2014 RTW : John Rocha, David Koma and Holly Fulton

Spring 2014 RTW at London Fashion Week : John Rocha, David Koma and Holly Fulton   John Rocha John Rocha's collection is wonderfully inspired by florals.He gives them more dimension with the applique and draping. I love the fullness of it all. he also then transcends into using coil like threads to create the floral shapes and the ultimate dress, which untangles it all. It's lovely.   David Koma This was a stellar collection!! It's so modern and simple, it just blows your mind. I love the cuts and proportions, they flatter all…Read more
Spring 2014 RTW : Markus Lupfer, House of Holland and Mark Fast

Spring 2014 RTW : Markus Lupfer, House of Holland and Mark Fast

Spring 2014 RTW at London Fashion Week : Markus Lupfer, House of Holland and Mark Fast   Markus Lupfer It's incredibly difficult to say anything bad about a collection with adorable Persian kittens in them. Did I mention they have a t-shirt with 'meow' on them? Part of me hopes this would be a new trend. But all that aside,  Lupfer's collection brings happy memories and thoughts to mind with colourful prints galore and the kawaii-ness of the collection. The pieces are still very much on trend though. House of Holland I love…Read more
Spring 2014 RTW : Julien Macdonald, Ashish and Daks

Spring 2014 RTW : Julien Macdonald, Ashish and Daks

Spring 2014 RTW at London Fashion Week : Julien Macdonald, Ashish and Daks   Julien Macdonald Julien Macdonald typically does well designing for the not so average high styling and glamorous clientele. This collection was brilliant with its use of mesh and embroidery techniques. The gowns are just gorgeous and there are too many to pick a favourite. Ashish Ashish's collection signified London multicultural exsistance by mixing ethnic Indian accessories with casual laid back clothing. Arabic scriptures with works like 'Joy', 'Happy' and animal prints found a place among the collection as well.…Read more
Spring 2014 RTW : Felder Felder, Moschino Cheap and Chic, Duro Olowu

Spring 2014 RTW : Felder Felder, Moschino Cheap and Chic, Duro Olowu

Spring 2014 RTW at London Fashion Week : Felder Felder, Moschino Cheap and Chic, Duro Olowu London Fashion Week kicked off last week and a lot of the collections took note of the typical English weather. You can see that as an inspiration in many collections to come. Felder Felder The German duo came up with a collection with the just-out-of-water look. The hair is really wet and the models look dewy. The clothes also looked very functional with neoprene pieces. What I did like is the long blue dress with the slit…Read more
Spring 2014 RTW : Ralph Lauren, Calvin Klein Collection and Marc Jacobs

Spring 2014 RTW : Ralph Lauren, Calvin Klein Collection and Marc Jacobs

Spring 2014 RTW at new York Fashion Week  : Ralph Lauren, Calvin Klein Collection and Marc Jacobs The last collections for New York Fashion Week! For now the trends seem to go back to the 90's but overall my usual suspects were the ones I liked the most. Ralph Lauren This Ralph Lauren collection felt like a throwback to the previous ones. The black and white floral suits and dresses were a nice addition. When the pop of colour came threw, it was unexpected and made the collection more dynamic. The gowns in…Read more
Spring 2014 RTW : Reed Krakoff, Marchesa and Anna Sui

Spring 2014 RTW : Reed Krakoff, Marchesa and Anna Sui

Spring 2014 RTW at New York Fashion Week : Reed Krakoff, Marchesa and Anna Sui   Reed Krakoff I love the modern look that this collection had. At the same time it had that feminine side with the light sheer fabrics. The panel blocking and layers made the look very interesting. I love the lime and grey dress. Also the finale black one. Marchesa The collection is flawless. There is that whimsical side to this collection with that gorgeous pale blue, ruffles, organza and intricate embroidery. I love every piece from this collection.…Read more
Spring 2014 RTW : J. Mendel, Bibhu Mohapatra and Cynthia Rowley

Spring 2014 RTW : J. Mendel, Bibhu Mohapatra and Cynthia Rowley

Spring 2014 RTW at New York Fashion Week : J. Mendel, Bibhu Mohapatra and Cynthia Rowley   J. Mendel J. Mendel's collection had that lovely spring vibe with the intricate pattern blocking, the trellis like pattern, the lace and ofcourse, the lovely spring colours. The fishtail gowns are what impressed be the most. The coral gown with the pink piping all over is so gorgeous. The few separates in this collection are also very wearable.   Bibhu Mohapatra The digital flower being the centerpiece of this collection, Bibhu Mohapatra showcased his vision for…Read more
Spring 2014 RTW : Proenza Schouler, Rachel Zoe and Philosophy

Spring 2014 RTW : Proenza Schouler, Rachel Zoe and Philosophy

Spring 2014 RTW at New York Fashion Week : Proenza Schouler, Rachel Zoe and Philosophy   Proenza Schouler I love the necklines and unique buttons in this collection, it all looks very edgy.  I love that cream and black coat with the colour blocking around the waist and center. The latter half of the collection with the closed spaced sequins and glitter have a very interesting effect.   Philosophy Staying true to it's core, the Philosophy collection got the calming and casual approach right. The separates in this collection look very wearable and…Read more
Spring 2014 RTW : Oscar De La Renta, Michael Kors and Narciso Rodriguez

Spring 2014 RTW : Oscar De La Renta, Michael Kors and Narciso Rodriguez

Spring 2014 RTW at New York Fashion Week: Oscar De La Renta, Michael Kors and Narciso Rodriguez   Oscar De La Renta Oscar De La Renta had a well rounded collection that will certainly appeal to all his clients. There were lovely day dresses which looked timeless and smart. There were also more floral and opulent gowns and most people are buzzed about 'how Galliano' they are. I loved the polka dot suit with the lace trimmings. The voluminous gowns are stunning. Michael Kors It was the epitome of American activewear. With sweaters,…Read more
Spring 2014 RTW : Sachin + Babi, Marc by Marc Jacobs and Elie Tahari

Spring 2014 RTW : Sachin + Babi, Marc by Marc Jacobs and Elie Tahari

Spring 2014 RTW at New York Fashion Week : Sachin + Babi, Marc by Marc Jacobs and Elie Tahari   Sachin + Babi I always love Sachin+Babi collections for how forward and wearable they are. This one is no exception. The laser cut patterns give a lovely texture to the pieces. The suede jacket and embellished ones are also very beautiful.   Marc by Marc Jacobs Marc by Marc Jacobs, the slightly more afforable of the two lines is always a collection that's worthy of standing alone. I love the various prints used…Read more