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< There is a new pop up gallery opening this week at 132 Commercial Road which looks quite curious. The windows have florescent coloured super cute bunnies alongside a slightly sinister female mannequin dressed in black latex and a colourful sea diver – it’s all quite intriguing.  The gallery is part of the 2014 LondonContinue reading

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GQ China presented Sankuanz’s SS15 collection at London Collection: Men. Sankuanz Zhe was born in Fujian, China  and one year after he graduated from Xiamen University he launch his label. He started off slowly, doing illustration on t-shirts, giving himself time to let the brand evolve naturally. His first show debuted his AW13 collection duringContinue reading

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  After spending some time in Jakarta I’ve become more obsessed with textiles, so I was delighted to see Edward Crutchley’s new menswear collection at Fashion East’s Menswear Installations at London Collections: Men. You’re immediately drawn to the hand dyed Indonesian ikats fabrics and the kyo yuzen  printing (it’s screen printed onto cloth, not toContinue reading

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Today we had a production meeting with our team as tomorrow we’re doing a fashion film. I’m working with a new designer, Norma Hauri, who designs Muslim wear.  In Indonesia there are stylists who specialize in the hijab (the head scarf) as there are so many different ways of wearing it – fortunately Norma isContinue reading

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Today photographer Darren Black and set designer Sarah May and I gave a fashion talk to designers, stylists and photographers at The Femina Group office in central Jakarta today. We also met with the designer that we will be working during the next few days. Of course we managed to get in some good shoppingContinue reading

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After a long journey including a three hour drive from the airport (there is so much traffic here!) we arrived in Jakarta. I’m giving a fashion talk tomorrow and working with a hijab designer on a photoshoot this week, and at the end of  the week I’m visiting more designers at their studio – so itContinue reading