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Victoria Beckham opens first store in London

Victoria Beckham opens first store in London

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Fashion designer Victoria Beckham has commissioned London-based architect Farshid Moussavi to design her inaugural world flagship store.

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London welcomes first Mondrian Hotel outside the US

London welcomes first Mondrian Hotel outside the US

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The Morgans Hotel Group has unveiled the first Mondrian hotel outside the US…

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Portrait of a life in style: Horst’s photography is celebrated in major retrospective in London

Portrait of a life in style: Horst’s photography is celebrated in major retrospective in London

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Hailed as “the definitive retrospective exhibition of the work of [a] master photographer”, the exhibition ‘Horst: Photographer of Style’ that the Victoria & Albert Museum in London is unveiling on 6 September 2014 is undoubtedly one of the most historically significant and impressively comprehensive exhibitions of fashion photography that the world has witnessed in recent years…

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Discovering the World of Rick Owens in London

Discovering the World of Rick Owens in London

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London department store Selfridges has today unveiled ‘The World of Rick Owens’, a celebration of the 20th anniversary of the fashion designer’s label…

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Boxfresh: Celebrating 25 Years at the Helm of Street Style

Boxfresh: Celebrating 25 Years at the Helm of Street Style

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When something good steadily coexists with your routine for a significantly long period of your life, it is easy to forget the origins and history of this quietly loyal companion to just focus on enjoying what it offers. So when it came to my knowledge that Boxfresh had completed its 25th anniversary a few weeks ago, it took me a while to realise the magnitude of such longevity within the temporal dimensions of the fashion realm…

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Jonathan Saunders Spring/Summer 2015

Jonathan Saunders Spring/Summer 2015

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Using the latest edition of London Collections: Men as a pretext, fashion designer Jonathan Saunders unveiled both his menswear and womenswear creations forSpring/Summer 2015 on 15 June 2014 within a setting that mirrored an overall aesthetic where retro-futuristic portraits of fantastical universes were embraced at all levels…

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London welcomes avant-garde menswear

London welcomes avant-garde menswear

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As part of a multi-million pound redevelopment of its London flagship department store, Selfridges has recently unveiled Designer West, a new area devoted to selling menswear labels that share a focus on exploring conceptual references, on resorting to artistic and boundary-pushing design, and on celebrating accomplished craftsmanship…

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2014 RIBA Stirling Prize shortlist revealed

2014 RIBA Stirling Prize shortlist revealed

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The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has today announced the shortlist for the RIBA Stirling Prize for the best new building of the year. The six final buildings will now be judged according to their design excellence and their significance in the evolution of architecture and the built environment…

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Christopher Raeburn Spring/Summer 2015 Menswear

Christopher Raeburn Spring/Summer 2015 Menswear

 

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Drawing inspiration from the hauntingly eerie images of disused military aircraft stored in the gigantic boneyards of Arizona’s arid landscape, British designer Christopher Raeburn created ‘Meridian’, a Spring/Summer 2015 menswear collection that intelligently and elegantly fused belligerent utilitarianism with conventional urbane tailoring while simultaneously questioning and innovating the defining features of both realms…

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Matthew Miller Spring/Summer 2015 Menswear

 

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Drawing inspiration for his Spring/Summer 2015 menswear creations from what life must feel like for soldiers once they return home from war and are faced with a post-conflict setting of peaceful existence in stark contrast with fighting and death,London-based fashion designer Matthew Miller conceived ‘Introversion’, what can undoubtedly be considered one of his most accomplished collections to date.

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