1X1 Studio – A 3D World

1X1 Studio is a menswear brand made in 2017, renowned for exploring 3D textures and alternate knitting techniques to create a more modern take on the traditional craftsmanship method. The brand is known for working closely with other labels and designers, in order to create a unique feel and aesthetic to each collection. This currently [...]

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Bowen Hu – Lucid Dreaming In Nude

Hu is a New York based designer, whose work is heavily influenced by her education and understanding of human psychology and emotion. Her ready-to-wear unisex collections are constructed to support the wearer and surrounding environment both mentally and physically. She has a different approach to her exploration of structure, texture and silhouette, which proves the [...]

Shie Lyu – The Human Wears Workwear

Our 'Ones To Watch' kicks off with the work of Chinese designer - Shie Lyu. She has lived in Sydney, Tokyo, New York and London, her identity and designs highly inspired by her discoveries and experiences developed from her 12 years of travelling. Prior to her design career, Lyu worked in finance and accounting, her [...]

“More Is More” – Jayne Pierson AW19

I wasn't aware of Welsh designer Jayne Pierson until I saw her AW19 collection, but from the moment I joined the very long queue for her show, I knew that these would be the designs that speak to me. It was interesting for me to see how the fashion tribes would show their differences through those [...]

A-Jane’s AW19 New Musik Makes You Tune In

On the afternoon of my third day at London Fashion Week, on the ground floor of Freemasons Hall, A-Jane's AW19 collection “Unterwartet, Ich” focuses on Neue Musik (new music) . A-Jane's designer - Alice Jane originally from Malaysia, originally studied music composition in Freiburg. It is exciting for me to see how this has clearly [...]

Gowns Are For Gleaming: Atelier Zuhra AW19

The classic ornate beauty of the Connaught Rooms quickly filled with a very sleek and sophisticated crowd for Dubaibased label -Atelier Zuhra. Across all the shows I saw during London Fashion Week, nowhere else did I see so much red lipstick, perfectly applied make up, hijabs and high heels. The high heels in particular made [...]

POSTER GIRL AW19 – Pioneers For A New Type of Showroom

When you think of a showroom, your mind automatically flicks to garments hanging lifelessly on hangers - it is generally a forgettable and intimidating environment, dominated by business talk. Poster Girl sets themselves apart from this stereotype. Poster Girl is directed by 2 designers, Francesca Capper and Natasha Somerville, who claims to remain grounded in [...]