It’s the perfect day to start thinking about winter coats. as it’s blustery and there is a chill in the air.  I’m loving this silver leather parka by Eudon Choi for The Design Forum at River Island. Eudon Choi was  awarded Fashion Scout’s Merit Award at London Fashion week 2010, he won the prestigious  Lycra StyleContinue reading


I have been featuring garments from Leutton Postle since I first saw Jenny Postle’s MA graduate collection a few years ago. I just loved all the textures – the crazyness and the colours. Knitwear really has had a resurgence over the past few yeasr – it’s not only taken more seriously it’s become more fashionable.Continue reading

Charlotte Simpson, Hana Cha, Hellen Van Rees and Ming Pin Tien are this season’s Fashion Scout’s Ones To Watch. I met with all the designers several months before their show. It was wonderful to see their sketches and fabrics, and how they develop into a collection! This season our show ran like clockwork – itContinue reading


The whole month of February has been like living in a fashion dream. It’s been a crazy time with the run up to London Fashion Week and then London Fashion Weekend and some epic photoshoots. I had such an amazing time working with The Ones to Watch. I really enjoy working with new designers, it’sContinue reading

Today was the first day of the WGSN Drapers Fashion Summit and I styled a fashion show featuring 6 recent graduate designers. It’s always exciting to work with a graduate collection – it’s very fresh and you can see all the effort that went into the collection and the thought behind it. A graduate collectionContinue reading

I first met Gabby Young at London Fashion Week and you can’t help but adore her. She’s a big fan of Vauxhall Fashion Scout and was seeing quite a few shows there before heading off to the US to do a tour. One of her favourite fashion shows was Inbar Spector so it was onlyContinue reading


Beautiful Soul is known for its bespoke Kimono Collection and this is Nicola Woods second ready to wear collection which is called ‘Summer Breeze’. This season she exhibited at Vauxhall Fashion Scout with Felicites Presents and Ecoluxe London. The silhouette is classic, easy shapes with ruffles and crop jackets but there’s something quite quirky andContinue reading

Alice Lee                                              Malene Oddershede Bach I’m quite excited about styling Vauxhall Fashion Scouts’ Ones to Watch show during London Fashion Week. This season the designers are Alice Lee, Malene Oddershede Bach, Phoebe English and Shao Yen. The Ones To Watch is usually the designers’ first catwalk show so it’s a lot of pressure.Continue reading


I never get star struck but I was quite delighted to meet Julian J Smith while visiting Georgia Hardinge. Here are a few of the looks from his AW11 show.

In the past few years we’ve seen a growth in India’s fashion market, including the launch of magazines like Vogue India and Grazia India. Now we have Indian Premier London Fashion Week, with Elle India and Asian Woman magazine as media partners for the event. It seems like there is an explosion of Indian fashion,Continue reading

Dean Quinn is a new designer who recently graduated from Central Saint Martins. It’s difficult for any young designer to get started, and the expectations after one graduates from CSM are so high. Dean Quinn is one of the lucky ones, though: he won the Central Saint Martins Womenswear Designer of the Year Award inContinue reading

So many tickets for London Fashion Week! I love going to see fashion shows but this season I’m styling 6 shows so I’m not sure how many I’ll get to see!

London Fashion Week is fast approaching and everyone is getting ready. At Jasper Garvida‘s studio in West London it’s a beehive of activity! Everyone is organizing their hair & make up trials – trying to find the prefect look for the catwalk! Jasper Garvida will be showing at Vauxhall Fashion Scout on February 20th 2010.

The Vauxhall Ice Skate was a winter wonderland with DJ Mr Hudson, as well as celebrity DJ’s Coco Sumner and Paloma Faith. Vauxhall continues its long-standing relationship with up-and-coming design talent and this year UK illustrator Si Scott created a fairy-tale inspired environment for the skate. You entered through a hidden red gate, and discover wallsContinue reading

Vauxhall Fashion Scout announces Merit Award winner Hermione de Paula for February 2010! I first saw Hermione’s collection at Vauxhall Fashion Scout as I was working on ‘Ones to Watch’ show September 09. Her prints are really beautiful and her clothes are so easy wear! Hermione studied at Central St Martins and graduating with aContinue reading

Once again Vauxhall Fashion Scout is on the search for the UK’s best new fashion and accessories designers. Designers are invited to apply to take part in the largest independent designer event during London Fashion Week February 2010. Heading towards its eighth season Vauxhall Fashion Scout is creating its very first designer exhibition within theirContinue reading

Cheryl Cole wore a dress by designer David Koma on the The X Factor rock ‘n’ roll themed show this Halloween. The piece was from David Koma’s first collection. Vauxhall Fashion Scout picked him as their Merit Award winner, and so just this September David Koma showed his second collection (Spring/Summer 2010) at Vauxhall FashionContinue reading

Before every fashion show the designers styling team does a hair and make up test. We have several meetings beforehand to look at the garments, colours and tear sheets and decide on the looks and trends for the upcoming season. Alice Palmer is a knitwear designer, and I worked with her last season at VauxhallContinue reading

Canada’s Fashion Television covers London emerging talent! Fashion Television by Jeanne Beker has been on since 1985, it was one of Canada’s first fashion programmes and the show broadcasts in syndication on E! in United States, and continues to air in many parts of Europe.