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Posts Tagged ‘Betty Jackson’

The Papered Parlour: Fashion in the Age of Austerity

Fashion in the Age of Austerity brought together a whole host of top notch ethical fashionistas to ask the question: is fashion wearing out the planet? Held at the V&A Museum of Childhood on Thursday 3rd March 2011.

Written by Hannah Bullivant

Designers Remix by Charlotte Eskildsen. Illustration by Faye West
Designers Remix by Charlotte Eskildsen. Illustration by Faye West.

Designers Remix is a somewhat ridiculous name for the signature brand from Danish designer Charlotte Eskildsen. The press release states that she took as her point of reference the Palais Royal de Paris, visit this site seek where architecture by the minimalist Daniel Buren exists alongside traditional buildings and opulent decor. This point was exemplified in the presentation in the Portico Rooms as Somerset House, which featured minimalist clothing worn by models stood against a plain white ground, versus beehived models in curvaceous boned ruffles who posed against painted backgrounds that alluded to the traditional Palais.

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London Fashion Week A/W 2011 Catwalk Review: Betty Jackson

Always a keen designer for the lady Betty Jackson did not disappoint with a collection full of reds and fleece (?) on Saturday 19th February at Somerset House.

Written by Jemma Crow

Betty Jackson at London Fashion Week AW11 as Illustrated by Lisa Stannard Betty Jackson by Lisa Stannard I’ve always had a personal love of Betty Jackson’s clothes, mind she was […]

London Fashion Week S/S 2010 Catwalk Review: Betty Jackson

A review of the eclectic Betty Jackson's S/S 2011 season of modern Land girls. Accompanied by the fabulous illustrations of Lesley Barnes and Gemma Randall

Written by Sally Mumby-Croft

pierre garroudi – lfw – ss11 – sketch crowd – jenny robins Illustration by Lesley Barnes Turns out London Fashion Week is a breeze by bike and is thoroughly recommended […]

London Fashion Week S/S 2011 On Schedule Womenswear Preview, Part Two: The Pioneers

In our second London Fashion Week S/S 2011 preview, Jemma Crow makes her pick of the stalwarts of the London Fashion Week circuit, who season after season deliver the goods - Betty Jackson, Margaret Howell, PPQ, Jaeger and Pringle…

Written by Jemma Crow

Shambala 2010 The costumes have been returned to their dressing up boxes; the mud has dried out and been brushed from the boots; newly-learned dance workshop moves have become vague; […]

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London Fashion Week A/W 2010 Catwalk Review: Betty Jackson

Betty Jackson showed off her AW10 collection in front of a fashion packed audience including Erin O'Connor, Hillary Alexander and Zandra Rhodes at Somerset House.

Written by Rachael Oku

I went down to The Lexington a couple of weeks ago to interview Real Estate before they played a sold out gig in a city they had never played before. […]

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Fashion Editor’s Pick: Christmas Gift Guide

Exactly what it says on the tin

Written by Rachael Oku

London Undercover If you’re looking for a quirky present this Christmas why not opt for an umbrella with a twist? London undercover is a new brand which specialises in quintessentially […]

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Fashion Listings 23-29 November

Written by Rachael Oku

Our pick of the best fashion happenings in London this coming week, as always with the emphasis being on the best things to do for free– we are in the midst of a recession don’t you know?!

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Fashion Listings 16-22 November

Written by Rachael Oku

      Angela Palmer’s Ghost Forest Mediumly-interesting fact:

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LFW 09 – Betty Jackson S/S 2009 – Betty goes POP!

London Fashion Week, September 2009

Written by Francesca Weber-Newth

Literally everyone has hailed Betty Jackson’s show as homage to the pretty, view cute and the demure. No, no and no again! I get it, there were lots of ruffles, […]