Costume National S/S 2015 (Milan FW)

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With mood boards depicting pictures of the ’60s icons Anita Pallenberg, Mick Jagger and Marianne Faithful, Costume National’s S/S 2015 collection apparently took its inspiration from the 1960s and those influences could be noticed within the whole collection: chocolate colours,…

LFW SS15 – Fyodor Golan

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The disconcerting rattle of trains above the Waterloo vaults produced a sensation of entrapment and apprehension, thankfully countered by the inverted pyramid that set the scene for the Fyodor Golan runway show. This seemed only too apt, as the collection…

LFW SS15 – Jean-Pierre Braganza

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During the first day of London Fashion Week, Jean-Pierre Braganza was one of the designers that really stood out in the Somerset House courtyard show space. With his show, entitled “Architectonic”, the designer brillianty caught the attention of the audience by exploring…

Mis-informed esotericism: Doravabodi LFW S/S 15

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Night-time was the domain of Doravabodi’s designs. The abundance of golds, navy blues and blacks which wove their ways between Christian religious imagery and esoteric sacred geometry, provided not so much a feeling of transcendence, butmore the decadent nightmare of…

Gyoza Bar – Le Marais

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A new Japanese bar/restaurant is arriving to shine in the high Marais: the Gyoza Bar. Shinichi Sato and Guillaume Guedj owners of the Passage 53 restaurant, have just opened this branch of their business specialized in Japanese ravioli.   This…