The Last of the Great- Alexander McQueen

This is the first show that really came through for the successor of the Alexander McQueen kingdom, Sarah Burton. Previous collections were based on the sketches made by Alexander McQueen before his untimely death in February 2010. To remember this great creator and pioneer when it came to mixing fantasy with fashion in RTW, I … Continue reading The Last of the Great- Alexander McQueen

Fashion Inspiration: The Web Workplace

The Blue Web Workplace by zofia-zwieglinska featuring stella mccartney If you're wishing for something to wear in the workplace for the summer but don't want to shelf your style credentials, this outfit would be perfect for you. Featuring a printed jumpsuit and some pretty pumps, it brings in sharp tailoring with fun prints. The coat … Continue reading Fashion Inspiration: The Web Workplace

Make a Fashion Scrapbook

Since getting back fro the UK and deciding that I only have one more week to enjoy those truly blissful times people call the holidays, my general functions have decreased so drastically that I now find it an effort to get up at least once in a week for 10.30am. Therefore I now think that … Continue reading Make a Fashion Scrapbook

New York Fashion Week: Elegant or Fun?

There is a certain phenomenon which has been appearing around the catwalks of the world lately, brought up even more clearly at the New York Fashion Week. Compare the catwalks of Calvin Klein or Alexander Wang to those of Marc Jacobs, Rodarte and Creatures of the Wind, for example. What is the main difference? It's … Continue reading New York Fashion Week: Elegant or Fun?

Inspirations from London

While in London for a ten-day trip, I gathered literally all the magazines I could find. From Vogue to Instyle and Glamour, the whole of London is abuzz with the upcoming Fashion Week, and the past S/S 2012 shows, which left a huge impression on both retail and catwalk. The spring shows are bursting with … Continue reading Inspirations from London

Alexander McQueen S/S 11

I have decided to do a guest article in a certain friendly magazine, and I wanted to show you a peek of what I have been working on. Review of the Alexander McQueen Spring Summer 2011 show by Sarah Burton Usually, in the world of fashion, no one will remember a show if it had … Continue reading Alexander McQueen S/S 11

Fashion Inspiration: Lights

Lights. Such as the one seen in the fountains of Warsaw, are a key piece of all creations- it is with them that shows can be produced and shown on the runway. Incorporating them into the creations is just another fabulous step, and it can be seen in the outlandish collections of Alexander McQueen from … Continue reading Fashion Inspiration: Lights

Wolf Bracka Department Store Warsaw

So, back to reality after the opening of the fantastic new shopping centre in the middle of Warsaw, Wolf Bracka on Bracka Street is like a heaven for fashion lovers. Before going in, I swear, I had never touched Viktor&Rolf... I had not even felt what Alexander McQueen or Stella McCartney felt like to my … Continue reading Wolf Bracka Department Store Warsaw