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ISABELLA BLOW: PASSION AND PATRONAGE

As a new exhibition celebrating the fabulous life and wardrobe of British stylist and creative visionary Isabella Blow opens at Somerset House, Laura Jackson takes a look at what made her ideas so influential on London’s fashion scene
Fashion

LUXUARY BRIEFING: STYLE

IN London speaks to three designers at the top of their game
Fashion

THE LAGERFELD EFFECT

Karl Lagerfeld’s illustrious career has spanned six decades. Laura Jackson takes a whistle-stop tour of his world and looks at his connections to the capital
Fashion

IN PURSUIT OF PERFECTION

Isn’t it time we started celebrating British couture? asks Kathryn Hanks
Fashion

SAVILE ROW - W1

There are few places in the world that can lay claim to being the home of sartorial elegance, but Savile Row has seen debonair gents striding up and down its golden mile for centuries. Giving rise to terms that have lled dictionaries – both ‘bespoke’ and ‘tuxedo’ are innovations of the Row – this small enclave of Mayfair continues to be the epicentre of British bespoke tailoring.
Culture

A CONNOISSEUR’S GUIDE TO LONDON

Whether your passion is cars, whisky, fashion or art, London is the place to indulge it, says Kathryn Hanks
Beauty, Culture, Dining

A Day at Battersea Power Station

Elizabeth Finney spends a day at the new Battersea Power Station Circus West Village to suss out the hottest new openings for both London locals and visiting city explorers
Fashion

Organic Matters: Hannah Lees on her Kirkwood collaboration

For his latest collection, shoe designer Nicholas Kirkwood has collaborated with British artist Hannah Lees, combining her natural artworks with a minimalist design. Elizabeth Finney finds out more
Fashion

THE ART OF COUTURE

Having a gown made especially for you is the pinnacle of fashion. But, as Kathryn Conway learns, the process of couture at Vivienne Westwood is about so much more than just the dress
Fashion

3D Printed Fashion: The Shape of Things to Come

John-Michael O’Sullivan charts the rise of 3D printing and finds that fashion is beginning to embrace its game-changing potential