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Posts Tagged ‘Luxury’

MAWI: Robots Invasion Video Celebrates Iconic Jewellery

MAWI introduce this wonderful animated video, featuring a look back at previous collections of their playful jewellery.

Written by Amelia Gregory

MAWI Robot Invasion video model
I love the cute dancing horse and robots in this wonderful animated fashion film to celebrate the cult accessories brand MAWI. Here they describe the making of the video:



Inspired by the prolific animations of Jan Svankmajer, Robots Invasion is a surrealistic yet playfully spirited stop-motion film celebrating the retrospect collections of luxury costume jewellery and accessories brand MAWI. It is the sixth and latest fashion film in MAWI’s retrospective show reel. Created through the famously finicky stop motion technique, Robots Invasion is a psychedelic journey through a treasure chest of MAWI’s classic collections. The protagonist, a mannequin mix of equal parts android and porcelain doll, follows a team of tin toy robots across a… read more

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Gyunel: London Fashion Week A/W 2013 Catwalk Review

Gyunel showed a Demi-Couture collection at London Fashion Week on Friday 15th February 2013 at the glitzy Savoy venue.

Written by Jessica Cook

Gyunel LFW A/W 2013 by May van Millingen I am distracted by a wedding dress photoshoot on my way to Gyunel‘s show at The Savoy and veer in via the […]

Christmas Gift Ideas 2012: Best for Natural Skincare and Beauty

Look no further: here's my round up of gift suggestions from the best ethical and natural skincare and beauty brands around...

Written by Amelia Gregory

Trevarno Organic Skin Products by Alice Jamieson. Don’t forget, gift buyers, that it’s always nice to feel a bit pampered on special occasions, nudge nudge wink wink. Which is why […]

Pick Me Up 2012 Special: An interview with fashion illustrator Jason Brooks

We caught up with Fashion Illustration legend Jason Brooks at this year's Pick Me Up at Somerset House. As well as being utterly delightful he had some great words of advice for all those aspiring fashion illustrators out there.

Written by Alia Gargum

As a self-proclaimed lover of illustrating and in particular illustrating fashion, I eagerly made my way to this year’s Pick Me Up Contemporary Graphic Art Fair at Somerset House. Pick […]

Sorapol AW12 by Joanne Young

Sorapol at Old Vic Tunnels: A/W 2012 Catwalk Review

On Friday 16th March London's newest underground brand brought us a characteristically theatrical catwalk event at the Old Vic Tunnels, attended by a plethora of colourful guests that included Boy George and Jodie Harsh. Sorapol is the brainchild of Sorapol Chawaphatnakul and creative director Daniel Lismore.

Written by Maria Papadimitriou

Sorapol AW12 by Joanne Young I was excited to receive an invite for the A/W 2012 catwalk show of Sorapol because I had heard that the creative director of this […]

An interview with textile designer Emma J Shipley

Emma J Shipley is a rising star in the world of textile design, earning recognition with an extraordinary collection of scarves featuring her pencil drawings of nature's finest creations.

Written by Miranda Williams

Emma J Shipley S/S 2012 by Natalia Stuyk It was Liberty of London’s Best of British open day, and I can remember quite clearly the moment that Emma Shipley pulled […]

Lucky’s London Exclusive Chocolate Cake Collection inspired by Alice in Wonderland: Honey Time

Lucky's London have produced a unique new range of cake based luxury chocolates inspired by Alice in Wonderland: I got stuck into their Honey Time gift box. Nom nom nom.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Lucky’s Honey Time chocolates by Kirstie Battson. Love chocolate? Love cake? How about a unique combination of the two? Well, information pills the good people at Lucky’s London have decided […]

London Fashion Week S/S 2012 Menswear Day Catwalk Review: Ones to Watch Baartmans and Siegel

The Dust Drifters collection by Baartmans and Siegel was a beautiful show of modern craftsmanship. Shown as part of Ones to Watch on Wednesday 21st September 2011 at Fashion Scout.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Baartmans and Siegel S/S 2012 by Barb Royal. Baartmans and Siegel are already making waves in menswear land: the upcoming brand is stocked by Harrods. A look at their S/S […]

Introducing a new luxury candle brand: Sandy Bay London

With delicious fragrances like Vintage Fig and Pomegranate Rouge, Sandy Bay London offers beautiful luxury candles at an affordable price. Created by Sandy Burns.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Blushing Rose Sandy Bay London luxury candle by Rebecca Higgins. For sumptuous luxury candles at an affordable price look no further than Sandy Bay London, viagra sale hand poured right […]

Henrietta Ludgate: ethical fashion design inspired by a Scottish childhood

Henrietta Ludgate has been making waves with her luxury womenswear label: an antidote to fast fashion made from beautiful British fabrics. Here's an extract of her interview in Amelia's Compendium of Fashion Illustration.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Henrietta Ludgate S/S 2011 by Abi Daker Scottish designer Henrietta Ludgate grew up in the wilds. I grew up in the most idyllic environment for a child: my imagination ran […]

Christmas Gifts: Ethical Fashion and Skincare Ideas

Amongst a sea of competing goodies I bring you my top selection of luxury ethical Christmas gift ideas from Bonbi Forest, Tout Nouveau, Liv, Dr. Hauschka, Pai Skincare and Savonnerie.

Written by Amelia Gregory

I have no idea how this fella’s haircut works. I don’t know what bit of hair is attached to what bit of scalp. But I do know that you and […]

London Fashion Week S/S 2011 Catwalk Review: Bunmi Koko

A review of Bunmi Koko's S/S 2011 collection on 17th September 2010 at Freemasons' Hall - Strong designs and a Sugababe sighting...

Written by Florence Massey

Bunmi Koko S/S 2011 illustrated by Jenny Goldstone Vauxhall Fashion Scout plays a huge part in showcasing fresh London talent; the first show this week was that of Nigerian luxury […]