Lizzy Bowring

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Fendi: A collection fit for Lagerfeld’s legacy

A mere day after the passing of the fashion house's heralded creative director,  this was a collection that will remain a poignant reminder of a life-long collaboration between Karl Lagerfeld and the Fendi family. 

Victoria Beckham’s vocabulary for dressing – femininity, and thoughtful glamour

After show-hopping – and a team debrief – the WGSN Catwalks editors call out the most exciting and directional emerging trends – and we’re reviewing some of our favourite moments, too. WGSN catwalks director Lizzy Bowring reflects on Victoria Beckham's thoughtful glamour.

An explosion of the elements at Mary Katrantzou

This season, Mary Katranzou presented a sparkling prism of silhouettes, adorned in frothy frills and sequins. True occassionwear at its finest. WGSN's Lizzy Bowring reviews.

Ports 1961: Simple elegance laid bare

WGSN Catwalks Director Lizzy Bowring reflects on the chic and simple elegance of Ports 1961's autumn/winter 19 collection. 

Proenza Schouler: A wearable collection for a lauded return

Proenza Schouler’s Lazaro Hernandez and Jack McCullough returned to New York Fashion week with a collection that was lauded by all. Here's what we thought. WGSN's Catwalk Director reviews.

NYFW: Tom Ford kickstarts S/S 19 with a dose of sultry seduction and understated glamour

Leave it to Tom Ford to kick off New York fashion week with a welcome dose of understated glamour. WGSN's Catwalk Director Lizzy Bowring reports.

A Catwalk Minute: Diorodeo!

Dior Pre-Summer 2019: Inspired by the Escaramuzas, Chiuri, sent out a collection of beautiful outfits, each one a strong testament to the delicate interpretation of the traditional costumes and embroideries that these women wear.

A Catwalk Minute: Pure magic and alchemy in Gucci Pre-Summer 2019

Alessandro Michele presented his Gucci Resort collection within the Alyscamps, a Roman necropolis standing proud outside the famed city of Arles. WGSN's Lizzy Bowring reports.

A Catwalk Minute: Prada’s ‘fantasy of reality’ for Pre Spring/Summer 2019

“A Fantasy of reality”,  Miuccia Prada alluded to her recent resort collection, which was held, incidentally, at her Herzog and de Meuron–designed headquarters in New York.

PFW: ‘One aesthetic and one ethic’ for Balenciaga

This season, Demna approached his design filter with a profound resonance, after 2 years at Balenciaga. WGSN's Catwalk Director Lizzy Bowring reports.

PFW: Storytelling at Off-White’s equestrian event

An equestrian theme ran through Virgil Abloh's all Delft Blue collection - WGSN Catwalks Director Lizzy Bowring reports.


PFW: Dior – the youthful beat goes on

Timing is everything and for Maria Grazia Chiuri – ( her T-shirt 'we should all be feminists' setting a precedent for female empowerment ) – this is her time. Catwalks Director Lizzy Bowring reports