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At London Fashion Week, Mary Katrantzou Dresses Models Like Rooms

For her first collection, designer Mary Katrantzou sent models down the runway at London Fashion Week wearing graphic dresses depicting domestic interiors. On some, the skirts resembled lampshades. “With this…

Susannah Breslin | September 21, 2010 - 2:20 pm

London Fashion Week Leaves Us Speechless

Blackface + Music Box Ballerina + Charlie Le Mindu = Charlie Le Mindon’t [London, 2/23/10] …

Susannah Breslin | February 24, 2010 - 3:50 pm

Textured Nails: Cool Or Crazy?

During New York Fashion Week, we saw a couple of sets of textured nails, and the three-dimensional trend has continued at London Fashion Week. J. Maskrey, known for skin jewelry…

Catherine Strawn | February 22, 2010 - 2:20 pm

Fashion Elite: Monkey See, Monkey Do

Just because fashion editors are at the tippy-top of the new style food chain, watch as the newest and latest looks stroll down the runway and claim fashion is always…

Nina Carbone | October 1, 2009 - 3:20 pm

Quick Pic: It’s FASHION, Gah …

We didn’t think the crazy thrill ride that is London Fashion Week could be topped until we journeyed over to Spain to spy models on the Carlos Diez spring 2010…

Erin Flaherty | September 24, 2009 - 4:10 pm

Quick Pic: Designing Is, Like, Really HARD! Who Knew?

Celebrities, they’re just like … fashion designers! Sienna Miller and her sis what’s-her-name looked a little stressed backstage at their debut Twenty8Twelve presentation during London Fashion Week. [London, 9/21/09] …

Erin Flaherty | September 23, 2009 - 6:20 pm

Costume Or High Fashion?

London Fashion Week, more than New York, Milan, or Paris, is a place where crazy fashion gets showcased and appreciated. Yesterday’s shows were no exception. While it didn’t have the…

Catherine Strawn | September 23, 2009 - 4:20 pm

17 Hot Songs Straight From London Fashion Week

Music is crucial during a fashion show (or after-party)—it gets the crowd buzzing, the models seriously strutting their stuff and generally sets the mood for a collection. Oh, and it’s…

Nina Carbone | September 23, 2009 - 3:00 pm

Quick Pic: Dita Von Teese Has A Lady Harem

Pinup icon Dita Von Teese shows the rest of us how to work it, work it at the London launch of her eponymous lingerie line for Wonderbra. [9/23/09, London] …

Susannah Breslin | September 23, 2009 - 11:10 am

Quick Pic: Emma Watson Wages A War With Her Skirt

Unlike some young starlets who seem to go out of their way to rack up paparazzi crotch shots, Emma Watson is determined to make sure she does not become another…

Erin Flaherty | September 22, 2009 - 8:10 pm

Quick Pic: Devil Horns Are In For Spring 2010

Animal ears have been a pretty hot, albeit fairly unwearable, trend these last few months. But what could possibly top the Louis Vuitton bunny ears Madonna wore to the Met…

Catherine Strawn | September 21, 2009 - 8:30 pm

Quick Pic: This Is What A Really, Really Bad Hair Day Looks Like

If hair could scream in agony, our eardrums would be bursting. We know that the fashion industry has been using the economy as an excuse to produce more “artistic” runway…

Leonora Epstein | September 21, 2009 - 6:20 pm

Hair Model Citizen: Ain’t Miss Beehivin’

This sculptural beehive was spotted at Danielle Scutt’s showing at London Fashion Week. And while we fully salute this Hair Model Citizen, we can’t say this is a runway trend…

Leonora Epstein | September 21, 2009 - 3:20 pm

London Fashion Week Offers (Gasp!) Diversity

After a rocky, anorexia-accusation-laden beginning, London Fashion Week is now offering us a glimpse at runways not peopled with white, pre-pubescent stick figures. PPQ followed in the steps of Carlos…

Lily Q | September 21, 2009 - 2:50 pm

Quick Pic: The Nipple-Tweaker Tee

From Jasmine Di Milo’s spring 2010 collection, which debuted at London Fashion Week, the T-shirt that says: “Yes, I tweak my own nipples.” …

Susannah Breslin | September 21, 2009 - 1:10 pm

Quick Pic: Carmen Miranda Cherry Chic

A model kicks off London Fashion Week at a “hedonism”-themed designer exhibition. [London, 9/18/09] …

Leonora Epstein | September 18, 2009 - 2:20 pm

London Fashion Week Begins With Anorexia Controversy

London Fashion Week begins this weekend, and one of the first things to make headlines isn’t about clothing but the models wearing them. The Royal College of Psychiatrists has publicly…

Leonora Epstein | September 18, 2009 - 12:40 pm

Elle UK Dresses Up The Underground With Designer Ads For Fashion Week

London Fashion Week is about to be a quarter-century old! (Insert joke here about quarter-life crises.) For its 25th anniversary, Elle UK is sponsoring a huge ad campaign, which went…

Leonora Epstein | September 15, 2009 - 7:50 pm

Who Wants To Walk In London Fashion Week?

Jean Charles De Castlebajac (try saying that five times fast) is launching a diffusion line this fall at London Fashion Week. (Not too surprising given the habit of big designers…

Lily Q | August 24, 2009 - 8:20 pm

The Wobble-Inducing Heels Of London Fashion Week

We just go from one city’s fashion week to another’s, and right now designers are showing their Fall 2009 clothes in London. Unlike New York Fashion Week, where the heels…

Catherine Strawn | February 24, 2009 - 9:30 pm