Today if you were anywhere near Covent Gardens you could do some amazing street casting – there were models everywhere. After every show most models had castings or fittings!

Makeup Is Art is a makeup booked that was published last year and launch during London Fashion Week, it was so successful that it’s being published worldwide. I worked with creative director and head makeup artist Lan Nguyen on the cover shoot. On a beauty shoot it’s so important to have a good selection ofContinue 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

For the past few days load of girls having been lining up for casting for the Ford Models Supermodel of the World UK Search. It’s not any easy decision – there are so many great girls but so few with that special something! The UK winner – who will be crowned in London on theContinue reading

It always takes a few days for me to recover after the aftermath of London Fashion week. The week involves so much more for me then just showing up to a few shows to do some makeup tthen to go home. The amount of physical and emotional energy it takes to head up the makeupContinue reading

Fortunately this September I had the opportunity to assist Stylist Rebekah Roy again at London Fashion Week Spring Summer 2010! The shows I assisted at were The Ones to Watch, Jasper Garvida, Alice Palmer, Harriet’s Muse, Fashion Shenzhen and William Tempest. Friday 18th September: The Ones to Watch showcasing 4 new designers Ada Zanditon, DeanContinue reading

Fred Butler is a super cool prop stylist and accessory designer based in London. She won the Top Shop New Gen award and was exhibiting during London Fashion Week. Everything she makes has an unrealness about it and it’s all so tactile that you just want to touch everything!

This was William’s second show at London Fashion Week – and backstage was calm and relaxed. We were very prepared – we all just wanted to do a good job and we loved the clothes, ooh and the bags – the models did too, which does make a difference. It’s true, it’s a models jobContinue reading

Fashion week is boot camp. If you think about it, both gruelling activities require early starts, a huge amount of determination, the correct uniform, not to mention the physical and mental strength to get through each day. It’s not easy this fashion world, dashing around from one place to the next, from show to show,Continue reading

AOFM launched their book Makeup Is Art at London Fashion Week. I was very fortunate to be asked by Lan Nguyen, creative director of  Makeup Is Art, to write an article for the book on the relationship between the makeup artist and the stylist. Lan and I have worked together for many years on lotsContinue reading

I’ve been working with Jasper Garvida as his stylist: we shot a look book, made a video, had a press day and finally a presentation at On/Off this London Fashion Week!  We had so much fun, for our presentation we had some of the girls that I worked with from Britain’s Next Top Model, JasperContinue reading

Backstage with Vauxhall Fashion Scout’s Ones To Watch: Ada Zanditon, Dean Quinn, Hermione de Paula and Marko Mitanovski. This was a very busy crazy backstage show to style with four designers and 50 looks. It’s quite a challenge as the designers share the majority of the models – which makes time management the biggest challenge.Continue reading

Visitors to Fashion Week will be able to access the schedule on their BlackBerry handset so you’ll always know which show is on when! No more paper! The bespoke application will allow visitors to create their own personalised schedule, receive live updates when shows are running late (which they always are) and you can accessContinue reading

‘Twas the night before London Fashion Week, when all through the house This makeup artist was stiring, "did that lipstick I put on that model go with that blouse?" The stockings were hung by the stylists with care In hopes that Anna Wintour soon would be there The designers were nestled all snug in theirContinue reading

Oh my god, so London Fashion Week is just around the corner and I for one am excited. I’m not too thrilled about the flu like symptoms I’ve suddenly come down with but I shall plough on, I have to – I am not allowed to be ill during fashion week. New York is comingContinue reading

It was model casting day at Vauxhall Fashion Scout – it’s a 4-hour open casting where about 300 models come by at once, and very patiently wait to be seen by all the designers (and stylists) showing at Vauxhall Fashion Scout for a chance to be in their show. Anyone who thinks models don’t workContinue reading

Jessica Bumpus of Vogue.com, Courtney Blackman and me ready for Fashion’s Night Out! Our first stop was Browns on South Molton Street! Designers at Browns! The Felder Felder sister, Roksanda Illincic, Marios Schwab, Jonathan Saunders, Antonio Berardi, Ben Grimes and Lily Parker (of LP.BG), Henry Holland, Mario Schwab and William Tempest. There were so manyContinue reading