The British Invasion Class of 2014

We’ve already experienced british excellence in music courtesy of Amy Winehouse, Adele, Sam Smith, Szjerdene, our whole playlist, etc. And in the world of luxury design — they are all coming out of london schools. Tom Ford set up his studio there because “England seems to turn out great designers” he famously told OWN while filming a documentary with the network.

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photographed by Robert Fairer

And in next month’s issue British Vogue will highlight the top

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Dior Homme for Shanghai Fashion Week

Dior Homme previewed the Fall/Winter 2014 collection in Shanghai to it’s high-fashion Asian market.  Dior Homme’s creative director Kris Van Assche discussed the label’s Shanghai show with Style.com:

“I’m very aware that I work for an international brand—I’m not only working for French guys. The collection is going to be sold throughout the world. It’s not about doing specific clothes for specific continents or specific people because it doesn’t really work like that. But you kind of have a worldwide view in a way.”

Dior Homme Shanghai Fashion Week 2014

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Dsquared² for Shanghai Fashion Week

Dsquared²’s first ever fashion show outside of Italy took place in Shanghai on Thursday April 17th. The event was the grand finale of Shanghai Fashion Week, which began on April 9th, highlighting regional designers’ Autumn/Winter 2014 collections.

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Source:  WWD

As WWD reported, for nearly half a decade a company in Shanghai has been Read more…

Michelle William Stuns for Louis Vuitton

One of my favoite actresses/starlet/modern women is Michelle Williams.  From the roles she chooses to play, her personal style (her fashion stylist did a lovely collection for Target in 2013) and those amazing haircuts, she’s the essence of a modern day starlet.

photo credits:  Peter Lindbergh

Michelle is currently in rehearsals for a new broadway revival of Read more…