WHY MENSWEAR BUSINESS IS GROWING FAST

With politics and Brexit still firmly foremost in our minds, it’s a relief sometimes to look to the catwalk for some light relief. It has not disappointed. As London week closed and fashion week passed to Milan and then moved to Paris, we’re seeing that the interest and focus on capturing the menswear business is …

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HOW FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY HAS CHANGED

Over my career as a creative and art director, I’ve had the pleasure of working with incredible talents. When I was at Austin Reed, as artistic director, I was asked to select the team to carry out the photography of the campaign. As creative director, there is always a slight moment when presenting the concept …

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FASHIONED FROM NATURE AT THE V&A

Fashion exhibitions sell tickets and pull in the public, and the V&A knows how to do them beautifully. How refreshing to see them combining history into the relevant topics of the fashion business today with the current Fashioned From Nature exhibition. The discussions around sustainability have been circulating for decades. I remember even 15 years ago …

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THE FASHION SWITCH BOOK LAUNCH HIGHLIGHTS

The Fashion Switch, my first book written from the perspective of my twenty-five years of hands-on creative experience building successful fashion brands, was launched with great success on 23rd November 2017 at the beautiful and fitting venue the Library or “Biblio” at The Trafalgar St James hotel. The evening was to not just to celebrate …

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