Marios Schwab Works London Fashion Week

by Rachel Yeomans | September 22nd, 2009

New York Fashion Week is a very big tug on both one’s energies and emotions. After an insane week suddenly comes to a short and sudden halt, that feeling of utter and hopeless restlessness takes over. But then, the realization reigns in as the Monty Python Holy Grail beacon: “Wait a minute, London Fashion Week… Read more…

London Gives “Garage Fashion” the Spotlight

by Rachel Yeomans | September 18th, 2009

Reported by Paul Sonne and Beth Schepens for the Wall Street Journal. * * * Little more than a year ago, 27-year-old Hannah Marshall spent most days at a garage in rural Essex, two hours outside London, working in a makeshift studio to create tight, sexy-sinister dresses that looked a bit like Audrey Hepburn meets… Read more…

Burberry Tosses Stuffy for Style

by Rachel Yeomans | September 10th, 2009

As I’m debating my upcoming seasonal wardrobe shift, I have started my quarterly ritual of flipping through fashion magazine advertisements and scanning last season’s runway shows as a reminder of what I loved and what I won’t be able to live without. After ripping out ads of my regular favorites, I flipped to a Burberry… Read more…