WONDERLAND interview: Clio Peppiatt

We meet Clio Peppiatt and get a sneak preview of her AW16 collection. In the midst of Storm Imogen, Clio Peppiatt’s cheery voice rings down the phone with welcome warmth. I’m catching up with Clio ahead of her second presentation at LFW. Whether it’s dropping into her UK suppliers to discuss final design details or receivingContinue reading “WONDERLAND interview: Clio Peppiatt”

LFW | House of Holland AW16

Henry Holland rummages in history to create a glam vision of fashion’s future. Blast from the past Under the theme of ‘Backstage Flappers’, House of Holland took inspiration from the 1920’s and the 1970’s to create a party fuelled, effortlessly sexy collection. Showing everything from slinky slip dresses to rainbow shifts, loose fitting 70’s shapesContinue reading “LFW | House of Holland AW16”


LFW | DANIELLE ROMERIL AW16 An eclectic range of influences made for a fun, quirky presentation at Danielle Romeril. A Royal Sport Romeril’s AW16 collection took inspiration from influences as disparate as a portrait of Isabel de Valois, Consort of King Philip II of Spain, the football scarf and stripes on cycling jerseys. The outcomeContinue reading “LFW | DANIELLE ROMERIL AW16”


Phoebe English gave an eerie presentation, set in a dystopian waiting room. The Waiting Room  Phoebe English brought her presentation to life this season, realising her collection within the bleak setting of a waiting room. With a soundtrack that evoked the darkest recesses of Dante’s Inferno – “your call is very important to us, pleaseContinue reading “Wonderland| PHOEBE ENGLISH AW16”

Mary Benson AW16, Wonderland report

Skater girls and vampire slayers joined forces for an energetic display at Mary Benson. Bewitched  Taking inspiration from cult 90s TV series’s Buffy The Vampire Slayer, Mary Benson conjured some witchy numbers that will have many under their spell this season. A floor length hooded denim dress, beautifully illustrated with gold, was adorned with SwarovskiContinue reading “Mary Benson AW16, Wonderland report”