Graduate Fashion Week 2012 opened its doors on Sunday to rapturous applause. Bigger, bolder, better. Polished, accomplished and professional. This event really has come o..
We are often heard waxing lyrical about emerging young British designers. In the midst of AW12 London Fashion Week we are delighted to confirm that we remain blown away by the length, breadth and depth of this country's fashion offering. Making it through to any aspect of Fashion Week is a huge achievement and must seem nigh on impossible for many emerging designers just leaving our brilliant fashion schools. "What are you/they looking for?" "How do we go about it?" are the questions we get asked on a daily basis: "How do we take our designs and make them receive serious consideration out there in the business world ?" Well, we've recently launched a brand new label on youngbritishdesigners.com. A label that has arrived with the impact o..
We fell in love with her penguins many seasons ago now at what was then Vauxhall Fashion Scout..and we've adored her self-confessed 'British Barminess' ever since. Charlotte Taylor inspires and delights us each and every time. This season our very favourite print is all about the zeb..
We're nearly two.We're about to embark upon buying for our sixth season.And although we pride ourselves upon knowing our customers pretty well we thought we'd apply some analysis. Just a little added science to see if we could be doing anything better. So we commissioned one of those customer profiling thingies.And it told us, with lots of pretty coloured bar charts and spreadsheets that made our eyes hurt, that our biggest customer group is those people who are liberal minded (with a small 'l' obviously). Naturally it told us lots more than that because it was very clever indeed but essentially it said that people who love to wear young British designers are open minded and love to live their lives to the full.Kelly Shaw SS13 'Today Is Bor..