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Editor’s Choice – London’s New Graduates

Stylesight’s graphics team showcases a selection of new talent from London's best graduate design shows.  We spent some time checking out some of London's new graduates last week, with so much fresh talent coming out of the UK universities it was hard to choose what to include in our Graduate Highlights report - here are a few of our favorite's from New ...
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LONDON: British Folk Art exhibition

Nearly 200 paintings, sculptures, textiles and objects explore the boundaries between art and artifact, as well as challenge notions of 'high art' in the latest exhibition at Tate Britain.
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THE MEMPHIS EFFECT London:  For C/R 15 Jonathan Saunders was inspired by Ettore Sottsass and the Memphis movement. The definitive style echoed throughout the structured silhouettes and muted color scheme, while asymmetrical hems and wrapped details kept the looks fresh and modern. — Marissa Stuart Key Items:  Rounded knit mesh sweaters / Slim asymmetrical fit and flare dresses / Relaxed trench / ...
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EXQUISITE CRAFTSMANSHIP London: Sarah Burton designed a beautiful collection for Cruise. Using references from Matisse, traditional vintage kimonos and men’s wear fabrics, she crafted streamlined silhouettes – some with exaggerated hips.  A vignette of menswear suits and dresses with embroidered flowers at the hemlines heralded the highlight of the lineup – embellishment – colored Perspex flower petals sewn around the necklines of ...
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The Tapered Trouser

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Runway Trend Alert — Warming Trend

Embracing red and orange for frames and lenses, designers are showcasing hot eyewear palettes for S/S 15. Metallic finishes give styles a techno feel and gradient tints update sporty shields.
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POLISHED + NONCHALANT London: Richard Nicoll created a polished-yet-beachy feeling for Cruise 2015 by employing a combination of simple silhouettes and slightly crinkled materials. Each look was cut with just the right amount of ease.  – Deirdre Pérez Key Items: T-shapes / Relaxed summer coats / Tailored jackets / Button-front shirts and dresses / Sleeveless jackets / A-line skirts / Knit sweaters / Cigarette pants ...
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Double Print

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PSYCHEDELIA New York: Christopher Kane took inspiration for resort from the lace and neon creations he designed for his Central Saint Martins M.A. graduate show. It was full of psychedelic-looking guipure fabric that he dubbed his “decades lace " – brassieres on dresses were trimmed in neon lace flowers as were the knee patches on oversized boy pants. The collection showed in colors of ...
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LUXE, CLEAN + NONCHALANT  London: Louise Trotter grounded her Resort collection for Joseph in ornate paisley. A sophisticated combination of luxurious jacquard, precise tailoring and masculine silhouettes created an alluring aesthetic that was both clean and nonchalant. – Deirdre Pérez Key Items: Masculine top coats / Pajama sets / Cigarette pants / Button-front blouses and shirts / Tailored jackets / A-line skirts / Matched sets ...
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Runway Trend Alert — Molded Caps

Emerging in London, the newest cap silhouettes to hit men’s runways feature tall structured crowns and bills. Materials range from fabric to straw.
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Nasir Mazhar

ELEVATED ACTIVEWEAR London: Nasir Mazhar presented a mashup of tailored menswear and activewear. Sporty items like warm-up suits and boxing shorts were cut in silky, metallic materials, while classic fleece sweatpants paired with crisp dressshirts for a high-low juxtaposition.  — Anna Jane Davis Key Items: Pieced button-front / Boxing shorts / Sweatshirt / Silky warm-up suit / Lightweight parka Color: White / Black / Heather grey ...
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LONDON: Sneakersnstuff Opens Shoreditch Flagship

Following its 15th anniversary, Swedish footwear and apparel retailer Sneakersnstuff has launched its first London store in trendy Shoreditch just next to the Ace Hotel.
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Lord Of The Flies -

London designers deliver collections inspired by modern excursionists and Boy Scouts. Runways are packed with darker, yet sophisticated outdoors-inspired looks that evoke urban explorers seeking fashion innovations.
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TONAL PROGRESSION London: An undulating succession of saturated tones lent a subtly romantic feel to Christopher Bailey's collection. Moody shades of inky blue, deep turquoise and firey orange elvated casual items like denim trucker jackets and fisherman's cardigans.  — Anna Jane Davis Key Items: Graphic tee / Cardigan / Velveteen trousers / Double-breasted suit / Denim trucker jacket / Safari jacket / Trench coat Color: White / ...
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