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LONDON: Riviera Style: Resort & Swimwear Since 1900 Exhibition Opens

The Fashion and Textile Museum presents Riviera Style, an exhibition focusing on resort and swimwear since the 1900s.
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Tootsa MacGinty scoops ‘Best Childrenswear Brand’ at the NatWest UKFT Award 2015

Unisex childrenswear brand Tootsa MacGinty won the "Best Childrenswear Brand" at the NatWest UKFT Awards held on May 28th in London. This award was created to highlight the most innovative, exciting and successful businesses in the UK for apparel and textiles. Tootsa MacGinty launched 4 years ago with unisex clothing for kids ranging from 0-8 years with colourful, creative and bold ...
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London in all it’s facets at Max Mara

London: With the opening of it’s new flagship store on Old Bond Street the Italian house presented a collection inspired by London and all it's facets including Cecil Beaton’s iconic photography of Britain during World War II. From the shadowy environs of Hackney to glamorous Mayfair, the contrast was translated with understated luxury into pinstripe looks layered in capes, pyjamas ...
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LONDON: Tart’s Kitchen Pop-Up Opens

This month marks the opening of Tart’s Kitchen, a collaboration between Tart London and Wedgwood, offering fresh daily food and drink.
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Bethnals Opens First Store in East London

After just one year since its initial launch British-based denim brand Bethnals opens its debut store in East London's Spitafields. Last year we reported on the launch of a new unisex denim brand Bethnals by designer and self confessed denim addict Melissa Clement. Initially kickstarted via crowd funding, Bethnals is now smooth sailing into its second season for S/S 15 and ...
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LONDON: What is Luxury Exhibition Opens

This summer exhibition now open at the V&A aims to explore how luxury is created and understood in a physical, conceptual, and cultural capacity, with its exhibition What is Luxury? featuring over 100 objects.
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LONDON: Craft London Opens

Bringing culinary innovation to the Greenwich Peninsula is Stevie Parle’s new venture Craft London.
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Zara opens record fifth store on Oxford Street

Spanish retail giant Zara has opened a new flagship store at the eastern end of Oxford Street, bringing its total number of stores on the street to a record-breaking five. At 4,500sq m, it's also one of the largest Zara stores in the UK and carries the complete men's, women's and kidswear collections across four floors. The store design of ...
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LONDON: Hermès Opens Wanderland Exhibition

Hermès has opened an exhibition titled Wanderland at the Saatchi Gallery in Chelsea, due to run until May 2 and then moving onto Paris, Turin and China next year.
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LONDON: Alexander McQueen, Savage Beauty

The V&A presents its major exhibition for 2015, Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty, the largest retrospective of the designer’s work to be showcased in Europe featuring his visionary designs.
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Selfridges breaks down gender barriers with new shopping concept Agender

Selfridges is breaking down the sartorial barriers between the sexes with a new multichannel campaign centered on genderless fashion, which launched store-wide yesterday. Called “Agender”, the aim of the project is to allow customers to choose how they shop and dress “without limitations or sterotypes." Three floors of the retailer’s Oxford Circus flagship have been transformed into gender-neutral shopping areas, with ...
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Denim Dudes Book Launch London

Last Friday 27th February saw the official London launch party of Denim Dudes, the recent book release by Amy Leverton that features over 80 industry names from the world of denim. Shortly after the initial release at Rin Tanaka's Inspiration LA, Amy Leverton continues her global book launches for the highly celebrated Denim Dudes book. As the hometown of the author, ...
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LONDON: Christopher Kane Opens Debut Flagship Store

London-based designer Christopher Kane has opened his debut flagship store in Mayfair’s luxury retail destination Mount Street, where stores for Balenciaga, Roksanda Ilincic and Céline also reside.
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Trend Alert – 1960s Psychedelia

1960s pop psychedelia hits the catwalk with hypnotic swirls and fluid abstract forms, moving on last season's retro floral trend. Prints are amplified to oversized proportions and adorn head-to-toe looks for graphic impact. Unexpected colour combinations feel new set against undulating black and white.
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Pattern, Patchwork and Print for Burberry

London: Burberry’s Autumn/Winter collection opened to a live performance from Clare Maguire singing “Will you love me tomorrow” – the title so apt! There was not one piece in this lineup that one would not love today! Christopher Bailey said “ It started with the idea of folk art and craftsmanship – and people who learn to do things with their ...
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