Christopher Kane supports BAME voices with Instagram takeover
Scottish designer Christopher Kane has let a collective of Central Saint Martin (CSM) students takeover his Instagram in support of Platform, a new digital zine that aims to amplify BAME voices in fashion industry. The students, who are studying journalism, profiled a mix of rising creatives, including stylists, photographers and hair and makeup...
Aug 28, 2020
Homegrown heavyweights shine at London Fashion Week
The dreamlike elegance of Roksanda, earthy shades of JW Anderson and a rubber-inspired collection from Christopher Kane were among the highlights of the fourth day of London Fashion Week on Monday. Serbian designer Roksanda Ilincic, a growing force in the British fashion world since her 2005 debut, took over a large warehouse-like space in the...
Feb 19, 2019
Kering in talks with Christopher Kane to sell stake in brand
Luxury conglomerate Kering has confirmed that it is in talks with British designer Christopher Kane to sell back control of his label, which it current owns 51 percent of. In a short statement, Kering said that “discussions are underway with Christopher Kane about the conditions in which the British designer could take back full control of the...
Jun 22, 2018
Video: Christopher Kane A/W 18 Exclusive Re-See
Christopher Kane discusses his latest collection with Georgina Evans in this unique take on a Re-see. Source: SHOWstudio, YouTube.
Jun 8, 2018
New guard steal the show at London Fashion Week
From the dreamy pastels of Roksanda, to the glam-leather of David Koma and sensual lace of Christopher Kane, the new guard made their mark on London Fashion Week on Monday. The designers may not share the same nationality, age or style but they all have one thing in common: all three are alumni of prestigious London fashion school Central Saint...
Feb 20, 2018
#ICouldHaveBeen: Kering Foundation campaigns to end violence against women
London - In the wake of revelations concerning the sexual predatory behavior from the likes of Harvey Weinstein, Louis CK and Jeffrey Tambor, creative industries around the globe are waking up and taking violence and harassment against women more seriously than ever. Now creative directors from leading luxury fashion houses such as Gucci, Stella...
Nov 20, 2017
Video: Christopher Kane womenswear SS18 discussion
Mimma Viglezio and Stephen Jones go head to head in a forthright discussion of the Christopher Kane Spring/Summer 2018 show. Source: SHOWstudio, YouTube
Nov 8, 2017
Crocs launch their first collection of heeled shoes
Known for the comfortable, sometimes seen as ugly footwear, Crocs have made a step into a different area by offering heels to their female market, boasting the usual comfort of Crocs. The new collection features two shapes including block heels and ‘subtle yet quirky’ wedges, available at all Crocs’ outlets for around 50 pounds. The new Isabella...
Aug 14, 2017
In Pictures: Christopher Kane x Crocs Limited Edition
London - Ugly shoes are here to stay, as Croc unveils its latest designer collaboration with British designer Christopher Kane. The new collection sees the designer teaming up with the footwear brand once more to create a limited edition, the high street range of classic clogs. Inspired by Christopher Kane’s pre-fall 2017 runway collection, the...
Jul 14, 2017
Christopher Kane launches 'Beauty and the Beast' Capsule Collection
London - 'Beauty and the Beast' pandemonium has taken over the fashion industry in the run up to the release of the live-action Disney movie, set to debut later this month. Everyone from high street retailers Primark, which saw its Chip coin-purse and mug sell out across the UK within days, toupcoming and coming designershave been tapped by...
Mar 16, 2017
London Fashion Week AW17 - Day 4
London - Day four of London Fashion Week kicked off to vibrant start Monday morning, starting with a catwalk show from Serbian designer Roksanda Ilincic and ending with a stunning show from British heritage fashion houseBurberry,whose finale included models remerging with ornate collars, decorative headpieces and elaborate hoods added to their...
Feb 21, 2017
Britain votes to exit EU, signalling a volatile period for the industry
London - The UK had voted to exit the European Union in the landmark EU Referendum which occurred on Thursday. Prime Minister David Cameron, who was in favour of the UK remaining in the EU, is set to step down from office following the results of the referendum which saw the Leave campaign secure 52 percent of the vote. David Cameron to step...
Jun 24, 2016