Thursday, 29 July 2010

July/August Sample Sales

Peter Jensen: Ready-to-wear (dresses, skirts, tops, knitwear), accessories and fabric from £5. on 31 July - 1 August, Saturday 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday noon-4 p.m. @ Elastic Design Studio (buzzer 1), 18-24 Shacklewell Studios, Shacklewell Ln., E8 2EZ.

Fashion Sample Sale: Up to 80 per cent off labels such as American Retro, Zoe Tee’s, Oliver Goldsmith sunglasses, Tania Plage kaftans, Kat Maconie shoes and more on 4 & 5 Aug. Wednesday & Thursday 11 a.m.-7 p.m. @ Intelligent PR, 62 Shaftesbury Ave., 1st flr., W1D 6LT. (Entrance on Wardour St.)

Fresh Flames: Printed playsuits (£36), graphic-print skirts (£20) and tops (£16) and body-con dresses (£20) make perfect resortwear on 7 Aug. Saturday 10 a.m.-7 p.m. @ VAAD Art Gallery, 26a S. Molton Ln., W1K 5AB.

Wednesday, 28 July 2010

Designer Pre-Collections

Want a sneak peek at what you could be wearing SS11? Click here to have a look at the pre-collections from designers such as Burberry Prorsum, Erdem, Matthew Williamson and Roksanda Ilincic, in-store early 2011.

Tuesday, 27 July 2010

Vauxhall Fashion Scout Merit Award Winner

Eudon Choi has been announced as the Merit Award winner for Spring/Summer 2011. The Royal College of Art graduate has won a three season deal including a fully sponsored catwalk show during London Fashion Week plus free London Exhibition and Paris Showroom. Choi will follow in the successful footsteps of William Tempest, David Koma and Hermione de Paula.

Monday, 19 July 2010

Dover Street Market Reopens

Dover Street Market has now re-opened with all of the new Autumn Winter 2010 collections. A window installation has been designed by Adam Kimmel featuring the work of artist George Condo.
On the third floor you will find the new DSM shoe and bag space entitled, "Burnt Ballroom" designed by Studio Andy Hillman. Here you will find a selection of new bags from Fendi, Delvaux, Roberta di Camerino and Judith Leiber plus many more and new spaces from Lanvin, Nicholas Kirkwood, Hussein Chalayan and Yves Saint Laurent.
Michael Costiff's latest installation can be found on the Second Floor called, "Esoteric Adventure", an ever-changing collection of curious and covetable one-off pieces.

Dover Street Market17-18 Dover Street London W1S 4LT

Sunday, 18 July 2010

More July Sample Sales

British Designer Sale: Jenny Packham, Alexander McQueen, 120% Linen and more, from £20 on 20 July. Thursday 10 a.m.-5 p.m. @ Chelsea Town Hall, Kings Rd., SW3 5EE

Jezebell Sample Sale: Bargains from London’s hot new boutique, Georgina Goodman shoes at £55, Vivienne Westwood pencil skirts at £40, Phillip Lim coats at £150 on 29-31 July, 10:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. @ 59 Blandford St., Marylebone, W1U 7HP

Thursday, 15 July 2010

London Fashion Week SS11 Schedule

The London Fashion Week schedule for Spring/Summer 2011 has been revealed, kicking off with Paul Costelloe on Friday 17th September. Swedish fashion design house Acne and SS11 NEWGEN designers Michael Van Der Ham, David Koma and Holly Fulton, will all be making their on schedule debuts. Giles has confirmed he too will be returning to show in London after two seasons in Paris. Designers also confirmed to show on schedule for a third consecutive season include Burberry Prorsum, Matthew Williamson, Pringle of Scotland, Antonio Berardi and Jonathan Saunders.

For the full schedule click here.

Saturday, 3 July 2010

July Sample Sales

Assya Jewellry Sale: More than half off pretty beads and baubles on 5 & 6 July, Wednesday 2-8 p.m. Thursday 2-6 p.m. @ 10 Grosvenor Court, 99 Sloane Street, SW1X 9PF 020 7245 0469

Temperley London Sale: Up to 80 percent off post-season stock on 6-8 July, Thursday 11 a.m.-7:30 p.m. Friday 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday 11 a.m.-5 p.m. @ 20th Century Theatre, 291 Westbourne Grove, W11 2QA 020 7229 7957

Orla Kiely Sample Sale: Discounted bags, clothing and accessories on 6-9 July. Thursday 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Friday 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Sunday 11 a.m.-5 p.m. @ Studio 95, The Old Truman Brewery, 91-95 Brick Lane, E1 6QL 020 7819 0159

Coco Ribbon Sample Sale: Up to 80 percent off Collette Dinnigan, Sass & Bide, Temperley, Natasha and Purple Ash on 7-9 July. Friday & Saturday 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday 12:30-6 p.m. @ Coco Ribbon, 133 Sloane St., SW1X 9AX 020 7730 8555; 21 Kensington Park Rd., W11 2EU 020 7229 4904