Jimmy Choo sold to Michael Kors

Michael Kors buys Jimmy Choo

This news is BIG. According to Vogue and The Guardian, US label Michael Kors have won the bidding war to buy British shoe and bag designer Jimmy Choo for £896million. Valued at 230p per share, the board of directors accepted the deal as “fair and reasonable”, citing the agreement as “final” following a three-month auction. Back in […]

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Fashion Plus Magazine X Somerset House

This June, Fashion Plus Magazine teamed up with a host of fashion talents to produce imagery for an exhibition at London’s iconic Somerset House; residence of the British Fashion Council and former home to London Fashion Week. Working with the Pixel London collective, Fashion Plus Magazine collaborated with accessories label Cheap Monday, emerging fashion designer Serena Graham and videographer […]

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New London Mayor Bans Body-Shaming Ads

New London Mayor Sadiq Khan has had little involvement with the fashion industry since he came to office in May; however no fear was shown in making one of his manifesto promises policy yesterday, as he banned adverts on the TFL network that promote “unhealthy or unrealistic” body image. Following in France’s footsteps, the Mayor has […]

Julien Fournie at Paris Fashion Week January 2015

Julien Fournie: Paris Fashion Week Show Report

Despite starting 45 minutes behind schedule in a typically French manor, Julien Fornie managed to get back into my good books pretty quickly after the show finally began. Opening with a sequinned paired outfit, the show went on, evolving, to include expertly draped dresses, deconstructed jumpsuits and V-necked ball gowns, all with subtle ethnic twist demonstrated […]

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Rynshu: Paris Fashion Week Show Report

Walking into the Rynshu catwalk was like walking into a different world. Black curtains adorned the walls of the dark room and the facing wall was a huge mirror reflecting the photographer’s flashes around the room in a sci-fi fashion. Taking inspiration from the infamous Rosewell incident,  Autumn/Winter 2015/16 show was based around the concept […]

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Fashion Plus Paris Fashion Week – Oui, Paris!

Paris, we are here. Fashion Plus Magazine has arrived in the French capital for its Parisian debut – men’s fashion week started yesterday and women’s (Haute Couture) begins on Sunday. This is an exciting time for us and we are happy to be received by the Canadian Ambassador to France to welcome us next week. With a […]

Ede & Ravenscroft LCM AW15

LC:M Show Report: Ede and Ravenscroft AW15

As the oldest tailors in London, having been established in 1689, Ede and Ravenscroft are renowned for their long-established work with the judiciary and royalty. For AW15, the brand has played on that long-standing history of one of the ultimate British heritage labels, with a sophisticated, classic look. Entering the presentation space felt like taking […]

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LCM Show Reports: Universal Works / Private White VC

Our first day at London Collections: Men kicked off with the Universal Works AW15 presentation which saw a fashionably late start at St George’s Church in Bloomsbury. Guests streamed into the space, and out of the rain, and slight confusion ensued. As the lights went down, the music (interspaced drumbeats) kicked in and models filed out […]