David Downton, Alber Elbaz, 2012

David Downton: Artist in Claridge’s

September 15, 2013 by

London Fashion Week, Friday night and pouring with rain……did this stop the glamouratti from flocking, indeed crowding into Claridges to both be seen next to their portraits and be seen? Not one iota; this was a very special event and all those invited were determined to be present. Poppy Delavigne, Roland Mouret, Antonio Berardi, Marie … Continue reading →

Front row in primary colours. The WHAT I SAW TODAY (broadsheet version) front page

Richard Haines’ Broadsheet

September 14, 2013 by

Last year, FIG’s artist in Brooklyn, Richard Haines got together with Prada on a collaborative project called Il Palazzo… ‘ a project deeply inspired by hand-made artistry’ reads the blurb, ‘… the title references the majestic setting for the A/W menswear showcase, “a palace of role play”…’. The result was a book and something online … Continue reading →