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Richard Mosse’s The Enclave comes to London

Irish artist Richard Mosse brings his powerfully political multimedia installation, The Enclave to London's Vinyl Factory for his first solo show in the city. Originally displayed at the Irish Pavilion at the Venice Biennale 2013, Richard Mosse's work depicts the years of conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo, through a beautifully skewed filter of bubblegum pinks and reds. Mosse happened ...
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Jean Paul Gaultier archive sale on now via Decades x Matches Fashion

Corsets, tartans, off-kilter tailoring and more - sounds like Gaultier in a nutshell, no? London-based crowd-sourcing e-tailer Matches Fashion has teamed up with Cameron Silver of renowned L.A. boutique Decades to bring a selection of archival Jean Paul Gaultier pieces up for sale, a timely collaboration that coincides with an imminent retrospective on the designer to open soon at the ...
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Vintage fashion & textile treasures at Kerry Taylor Auctions

Our collage round-up of favorite highlights in the upcoming Vintage Fashion & Textile Treasures auction, chez Kerry Taylor in London. London-based auction house Kerry Taylor's upcoming Vintage Fashion & Textile Treasures sale features a delightfully disparate array of apparel, accessories, and textiles marked by a saturated color range, and an abundance of ornate floral & fauna in myriad applications and materials. ...
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Exhibition: Boro, Threads Of Life At Somerset House

If you've missed the Boro trend over the last couple of seasons, then you must have been on a very long vacation! We've been seeing the look crop up on runways, on the street and in retail in various different guises. But it's important to remember that this is a trend born from tradition, something that should always be understood, ...
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Board Games – Selfridges London

Selfridges is not an obvious location for extreme sports, but yesterday HTC One took over the Old Selfridges Hotel, transforming the 18,500 square foot space into Britain's largest free indoor skate park.  It's all about skateboards at Selfridges this spring, as they celebrate the worlds of surf and skate and immerse every aspect of their store in the "Board Games" theme. The Concept Store at Selfridges ...
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Denim Embroidery Animation For London Band: Throne

Two talented, London-based animators are embarking on a project to create a music video inspired by the patched and embroidered denim jacket. We have been chatting to the guys behind this inspiring and ambitious project for a few weeks now, helping them to get yardage for their denim-based project that involves 3000 frames of animation, 45 million stitches and 1800 hours ...
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Neutral Elegance

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Editor’s Picks – Women’s London Fashion Week

Stylesight’s Graphics Team brings you a selection of the most inspirational and directional visuals seen on the web recently. As fashion week moves from London to Milan we look back on some of the best Prints, Patterns and Graphics British fashion has on show for F/W 2014. Surprisingly, not a digital print to be seen at Mark Katarantzou yet the collection ...
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Runway Trend Alert — Urban Utility -

Bags and belts are conveniently equipped with clip-on components this season, resulting in an array of utilitarian looks. Dangling extras range from pouches to pocket tools.
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Interiors: Katharine Pooley showcases the copper trend

The most recent work of award-winning interior designer Katharine Pooley confirms copper as a strong ongoing material trend for interiors, employed as both a subtle detail and a statement design feature. Known internationally for her high-quality interior design services, Katharine Pooley has recently been asked to use her expert eye in a residential project in central London, revolving around copper as the ...
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Runway Trend Alert — Blue Note -

Muted blue eyeshadows with a subtle tinge of aqua add a unique pop of color on mostly bare faces. Highly pigmented hues fully cover the lid or carefully line the lower waterline, while sheer versions fade around the edges.
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TWISTED LADY London: Indie label Meadham Kirchhoff presented their disco twist on ladylike society staples like the Chanel-style skirt suit, tie-neck blouses and tiered lace gowns. — Nina Stotler Key Items: Skirt suits / Sheer blouses / Prim blazers / Tiered lace gowns / Pencil skirts Color: Lavender / Black / Mint / Pale pink / Cream / Russian blue / Cherry / Banana ...
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NEW GUARD London: Three designers presented as part of the Fall Fashion East program. For Ashley Williams it was 70s-influenced child-like animal graphics, patchworking and oversized denim, while Lou Alsop looked to punky layered shorts, monochrome graphics and unfinished chiffon. Finally, Helen Lawrence’s laser-cut felt tunics, mohair trousers and dark chambray pieces were simultaneously sophisticated and deconstructed. — Nina Stotler Key Items: Apron ...
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LOST IN THE SUPERMARKET London: Anya Hindmarch drew inspiration for her fall collection from a visit to her local supermarket. Frosted Flakes' Tony the Tiger appeared on a tote bag, as did the labels for Daz, Ariel, and Swan Vestas. Some label-free bags – most featuring leather tassels – also appeared in the mix. –Joanna Manganaro Key Items: Label-emblazoned totes / Color ...
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