I had the pleasure of meeting the charming duo behind Fyodor Golan, Fyodor Podgorny and Golan Frydman, at their press day. I used one of their dresses in our last issue of Phoenix and saw their winning collection this season at Fashion Fringe at Covent Garden! I thought their collection was so beautiful – IContinue reading


I went to visit designer Corrie Nielsen at her studio in the vaults in Somerset House. Corrie’s SS12 collection was inspired by Oscar Wilde’s gothic novel, The Picture of Dorian Gray. Her love of mens tailoring is fused with a Japanese aesthetic, which works beautifully. Every piece in Corrie’s collection tells a story and it’sContinue reading


I went to visit Corrie Nielson at her studio at Somerset House and had a sneaky peak at her new SS12 collection. Of course I can’t show you any of the new pieces, you’ll just have to wait until London Fashion Week. Corrie won Fashion Fringe in 2010. I love that Corrie’s pieces have aContinue reading

Alice Palmer will be showing her collection on February 22 at Vauxhall Fashion Scout. The collection is looking quite amazing but I can’t tell you too much about it. She’s also just made an outfit for Skin of Skunk Anansie and she did a guerilla knitting project for Fashion 156! There is some amazing graffitiContinue reading

The ten semi-finalists have just been announced: Damba Mihrican, Edna Cole, Elliot Atkinson, Go Tell Them, LD.DA, Masha Ma, Romia Karamanea, Teatum Jones, Yelena Smirnova and Jasper Garvida! Naturally I root for the Canadian Jasper Garvida who was the winner of Project Catwalk 2008! Alison Roberts of Antoni & Alison; Anne Pitcher of Selfridges; ClaudiaContinue reading