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Hannah Williams: Fashion Scout Ones to Watch, London Fashion Week S/S 2014 Catwalk Review

Hannah Williams showed her silicone collection as one of Fashion Scout's Ones to Watch at Freemasons' Hall on Friday 13th September.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Hannah Williams S/S 2014 by Naisya Suherman
Hannah Williams S/S 2014 by Naisya Suherman.

Following on from Helen Lawrence, Graduate Fashion Week innovation award winner Hannah Williams put together an exciting collection that drew gasps from the crowd: avante grade creations that revealed the imprints of gigantic zips, delicate embroidery, the neck opening of a shirt, draped necklaces and the outline of pockets and buttons. This trompe l'oeil effect was achieved by working in silicone, which is by all accounts an extraordinary substance. The garments themselves were loose and presumably quite wearable because of this (apart from one tight skirt which forced the poor model to hobble down the catwalk in her platforms) and came in a muted colour range of pale grey, cream, lilac and peach. Hannah herself wore a fetching toned down version of the silicone look for her turn on the catwalk, but I'm not convinced you'll get me wearing it anytime soon. In the meantime I've got my eye on that rain proof shopper…

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Yeashin: London Fashion Week S/S 2014 Catwalk Review

On Friday 13th September Korean born Yeashin showcased a collection titled Summer Afternoon Party as part of Fashion Scout at Freemasons' Hall.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Yeashin S/S 2014 by Slowly The Eggs. Last season Yeashin‘s Woodland collection trod a narrow line between dressing up and playing dress up (kid style) so I was intrigued to […]

Bernard Chandran: London Fashion Week S/S 2014 Catwalk Review

A wonderful jewel bright collection from Bernard Chandran, shown in Freemasons' Hall on Friday 13th September 2013.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Bernard Chandran S/S 2014 by Yelena Bryksenkova. In the upper halls of Freemasons’ Hall Bernard Chandran once again put on a stellar show. Sumptuous silken lame in jewel bright hues […]

Zeynep Tosun: London Fashion Week S/S 2014 Preview Interview

Zeynep Tosun shows with Fashion Scout this London Fashion Week: here's a sneak peak of what to expect from S/S 2014, beautifully illustrated by Laura Hickman.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Zeynep Tosun S/S 2014 preview by Laura Hickman. Last season I was blown away by the discovery of Zeynep Tosun, an ambitious Turkish designer with a penchant for beautiful embellishment. […]

Ong-Oaj Pairam: London Fashion Week S/S 2014 Preview Interview

Exciting new designer Ong-Oaj Pairam shares his inspiration and work ethics in advance of his Fashion Scout show this season. Plus an exclusive sneak peak at one of his looks, inspired by Drew Barrymore's character in ET.

Written by Amelia Gregory

ONG-OAJ PAIRAM S/S 2014 preview by Gaarte. Thai born designer Ong-Oaj Pairam takes to the catwalk this season as part of Fashion Scout at the Freemasons’ Hall. Having trained with […]

Mercedes-Benz Kiev Fashion Days at Fashion Scout: London Fashion Week A/W 2013 Catwalk Review

Ukrainian designers Anna October, Paskal, Yasya Minochkina and Anna Kolomoets showcased their work at Fashion Scout on Sunday 17th February. Photography by Amelia Gregory, illustrations by Jenny Robins.

Written by Jenny Robins

For this catwalk show I found myself sat one person apart from the infamous London Fashion Week performance artist Pandemonia. I’m not very good at spotting fashion celebrities (I can […]

Ekaterina Kukhareva: London Fashion Week A/W 2013 Catwalk Review

Seventies wallpaper glitz at Freemasons' Hall with Fashion Scout from Ekaterina Kukhareva on Tuesday 19th February 2013

Written by Jenny Robins

If you’d been with me and Amelia earlier in the weekend when she hastily gave me a beginners 101 in handling an SLR camera (kindly lent to me by Frances […]

Yulia Kondranina: Fashion Scout Ones to Watch A/W 2013 Catwalk Review

Yulia Kondranina showed with Ones to Watch at Fashion Scout on Saturday 16th February 2013.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Yulia Kondranina A/W 2013 by youdesignme. Russian designer and Central Saint Martins graduate Yulia Kondranina was last to show at Ones to Watch, with a small collection of immaculate construction: […]

Yeashin: Fashion Scout Ones to Watch A/W 2013 Catwalk Review

Korean designer and LCF graduate Yeashin showed with Ones to Watch on Saturday 16th February 2013.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Yeashin A/W 2013 by Sylwia Szyszka. South Korean designer Yeashin Kim‘s Woodland collection juxtaposed traditional Korean dress with inspiration from the swinging 60s. The colourful results built on the look […]

Patrick Li: Fashion Scout Ones to Watch A/W 2013 Catwalk Review

Ones to Watch designer Patrick Li showed at Freemasons' Hall on Saturday 16th February 2013.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Patrick Li A/W 2013 by Sylwia Szyszka. We profiled Patrick Li as one of our favourite Ones to Watch before London Fashion Week, and now it’s time to catch up […]

Apu Jan

Apu Jan: London Fashion Week A/W 2013 Catwalk Review

Royal College of Art graduate Apu Jan presented his LFW A/W 2013 collection in Fashion Scout venue Freemasons' Hall on Friday 15th February

Written by Jessica Cook

Apu Jan LFW A/W 2013 by Karolina Burdon “Did you see it?” Another writer asks me after the show. “See what?” I say. “I can’t believe I missed it,” I […]

The 2013 FAD Awards: London Fashion Week Catwalk Review

The FAD Awards closed London Fashion Week A/W 2013, once again celebrating the best undergraduate talent around a certain theme, which this year focussed on 'future optimism'…

Written by Matt Bramford

Stephanie Kitchen by Warren Clarke The Fashion Awareness Direct (FAD) Awards are always an end-of-fashion-week treat. After five days of the freshest fashion talent dominating the catwalks at the Fashion […]

Pam Hogg: London Fashion Week A/W 2013 Catwalk Review

Catsuits, boobs, celebs and ballet dancers: Pam Hogg returned for another starry turn at Fashion Scout on Saturday 16th February 2013.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Pam Hogg A/W 2013 by Gaarte. On Saturday night I stayed later than any other day at fashion week so that I could attend the Pam Hogg show, something I […]

Nova Chiu: London Fashion Week A/W 2013 Catwalk Review

Nova Chiu stepped back to their origins for a show full of meticulous embroidery and embellishments topped with acidic hints of neon, showing at the Freemasons' Hall on Friday 15th February 2013.

Written by Alex Kessler

Nova Chiu A/W 2013 by Gaarte The ethereal eruption of colour and texture at Nova Chiu was a perfect way to end a tiring first day at London Fashion Week. […]

Heohwan Simulation: London Fashion Week A/W 2013 Catwalk Review

Korean designer Hwan Heo once again proved why he is a worthy recipient of the Fashion Scout Merit Award, showing at Freemasons' Hall on Monday 18th February 2013.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Heohwan Simulation A/W 2013 by Chloe Douglass. We’ve been keeping a close eye on the Korean RCA graduate Hwan Heo since he won the Fashion Scout Merit Award a year […]

Ziad Ghanem: London Fashion Week A/W 2013 Catwalk Review

The mighty Ziad Ghanem returned to the Freemasons' Hall on Tuesday 19 February and it was a riot as always…

Written by Matt Bramford

Ziad Ghanem A/W 2013 by Helena Maratheftis Ziad Ghanem‘s catwalk shows are always momentous: massively oversubscribed, a cat-fight to get into and an array of weird and wonderful creatures desperate […]

Carlotta Actis Barone: London Fashion Week A/W 2013 Catwalk Review

Carlotta Actis Barone showed at Freemasons' Hall for Fashion Scout on February 16th 2013

Written by Zaena Miller

Carlotta Actis Barone A/W 2013 by Isabelle Mattern Carlotta Actis Barone took a surprising new direction for her A/W 2013 show at London Fashion Week: last season she sent ballet […]

Belle Sauvage: London Fashion Week A/W 2013 Catwalk Review

Belle Sauvage presented a striking catwalk show at Freemasons' Hall on Friday 15th February 2013.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Belle Sauvage A/W 2013 by Isabelle Mattern. Belle Sauvage hit Fashion Scout with the look for which they are known best: incredibly complex digital placement prints, as described in our […]

Eugene Lin: London Fashion Week A/W 2013 Catwalk Review

Eugene Lin returned to Fashion Scout on Monday 18 February with his 'Cupid de Locke' A/W 2013 collection, featuring numerous trench coats and mythological references…

Written by Matt Bramford

Eugene Lin A/W 2013 by Dom&Ink I like to sneak off to a show during the week on my lunch hour, and that’s exactly what I did to catch Eugene […]

Lug Von Siga

Lug Von Siga: London Fashion Week A/W 2013 Catwalk Review

Lug Von Siga offers a blend of metallics, monochrome and plum in her A/W 2013 LFW show held in the Fashion Scout venue on Friday 15th February

Written by Jessica Cook

Lug Von Siga LFW A/W 2013 by Louise Smith At first I stand, then I kneel, and by the time the show starts, I’m sitting on the floor. Hardly the […]