BWGH x Puma R698 Bluefield

Since they founded their label Brooklyn We Go Hard (BWGH) in France in 2010, David Obadia and Nelson Hassan have not only developed their own clothing and accessories line but have also collaborated with street wear brands such as Larose and Drifter to develop lines of caps, backpacks and tote...

2013 British Fashion Awards winners announced

After I was invited by the British Fashion Council to cast my vote for this year’s British Fashion Awards a few months ago, I was privileged to receive an invitation to attend the awards ceremony at the London Coliseum on 2 December 2013. The luxurious venue (built in 1904 as the largest and finest music hall...

Alexa Chung is face of Longchamp Spring 2014 campaign

French leather goods company Longchamp has unveiled images of its Spring 2014 promotional campaign, featuring British model and TV presenter Alexa Chung. Set in the French seaside resort of St Tropez, the campaign also marks the 20th anniversary of Longchamp’s Le Pliage bag. The full print campaign (photographed by Max...

Stööki x Topman exclusive jewellery range

London-based independent lifestyle brand Stööki has unveiled its first collaborative jewellery project with Topman. Comprising 11 pieces made from 18-carat gold plate, the ‘Geodesic’ collection is described as focussing on form, layering and innovation by exploring the qualities allowed by geometric shapes. The result is a range of items ranging...

Phillip Lim opens new London store

New York-based fashion designer Phillip Lim has unveiled the first UK store for his label 3.1 Phillip Lim. Located at 91 Pelham Street in South Kensington, London, the 3,200 square-foot shop makes the label’s men’s, women’s and accessories collections available in the same standalone retail space for the first time...

Lady Gaga is face of Versace’s Spring/Summer 2014 campaign

Italian fashion brand Versace has unveiled the first campaign images for its Spring/Summer 2014 ready-to-wear and accessories collections for women featuring Lady Gaga. The singer (who is appearing in fashion advertising images for the first time in her career) was shot by Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott in London in...

Issey Miyake Reality Lab by Tokujin Yoshioka

Drawing inspiration from the functional design of clinical laboratories, Tokujin Yoshioka has conceived the Reality Lab, the newest store for Japanese fashion label Issey Miyake. Located in Aoyama, Tokyo, the shop features exposed beams and raw concrete walls in light shades that contrast with the two distinctive blue and green...

Louis Vuitton Townhouse unveiled at Selfridges London

London department store Selfridges has opened the Louis Vuitton Townhouse, a large three-story retail space for the French luxury brand with its own entrance on Oxford Street. Conceived by designer Gwenaël Nicolas, the Louis Vuitton Townhouse in Selfridges is the largest ever store-within-a-store and it contains the first fully revolving,...