Pamflet had their first salon evening, with Luella Bartley at Drink Shop & Do. It was a lovely evening, with wine and cake and Luella reading a series of exerpts from her book, Luella’s Guide to English Style. Phoebe Frangoul, Luella Bartley and Anna-Marie Fitzgerald. Phoebe and Anna-Marie are the founders of Pamflet ItContinue reading

I’m part of a panel discussion, which focuses on fusing traditional and modern dress with Swarovski Elements. The panel includes the designer to the Sheikha in Kuwait, London’s Maria Grachvogel, and Swarovski’s head of trend and design, Ute Schumacher  and it’s chaired by FBC’s Courtney Blackman. It’s quite an exciting event as it will exploreContinue reading

FBC board member and Editor of Dolly Jones talks with model Laura Bailey at Fashion Business Club. The discussion focused on Laura’s career as a model, a mother and her eco work. Laura’s been the face of Jaeger, done campaigns for Ray-Ban, L’Oreal, Temperley, Jaguar and Marks & Spencer and this year she’s beenContinue reading

Michael Herz, creative director of womenswear at Bally, interviewed stylist and editor of i-D Magazine Edward Enninful at the latest Fashion Business Club meeting. Edward had some wonderful advice for all of you who’d like to be stylist: “Don’t give up. It may take you ten years to make any money…but if you’re only inContinue reading

The next FBC meeting is on the 24th of September at Il Bottaccio, 9 Grosvenor Place, where FBC member and head of womenswear design at Aquascutum, Michael Herz, will interview Nathan Jenden, creative director for Diane von Furstenberg and Nathan Jenden, followed by the all important, business networking. For details on becoming a member, sendContinue reading

In my work I often meet some very fascinating people. At I had the opportunity to work with Frances Card. Frances Card is a fashion business expert who is MD of FCC – Frances Card Consultancy. Frances began her career training as a buyer for Dickens and Jones and later moved to the USContinue reading

The next Fashion Business Club meeting on July 30 will feature DailyCandy London Editor, Malika Dalamal being interviewed by FBC Co-Founder & Co-Chairman, Alison Whelan at the Swarovski Crystallized Lounge. Malika will talk about how Daily Candy chooses the brands and services that are featured on the site, and about the huge success of DailyContinue reading

So how do you chose your Facebook, Linkedin or any profile picture? Would you link to someone that you think you know but they don’t have a profile photo? What does that photo say about you? Does a picture really say a thousand words? Profile pictures have become a normal part of one’s business. it’sContinue reading

I attended the opening of Daisy de Villeneuve and Natasha Law’s first exhibition together exploring a darker side of friendship and women’s relationships. Really it just feels like girls being girls: we’re not always pretty and nice. We can be so mean, especially when we’re young. The images are open to interpretation – you canContinue reading

To read the rest of this article check out This event felt like the who’s who in fashion, from BFC Chairman Harold Tillman to Liberty Creative Director Tamara Salman and the lovely Gabriella Piccinni, international business director at Diane Von Furtstenberg. The room was packed but so quiet, because everyone was listening so intenselyContinue reading

I feel very lucky to be on Vogue Street Chic. I’m always checking out online street styles around the world. It just amazes me that all this information is just a few clicks away. I remember going to see trend presentations by Cotton Inc and we were looking at denim samples that they had sourcedContinue reading