Dice Kayek First Fashion Label to be Nominated for the Jameel Prize

Hagia Sofia: inspired by the interior of the Hagia Sofia ; a white satin coat with its complex embroidery stitched by hand of 6.622 antique blown glass beads.

Ece and Ayse Ege have become the first fashion designers to be shortlisted for the Jameel Prize. The ladies’ work will join that of nine other shortlisted artists and designers in an exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, UK from 11 December 2013 until 21 April 2014. The winner of the Jameel … Read more Dice Kayek First Fashion Label to be Nominated for the Jameel Prize

Fashion: New for Spring Summer 2011 – Recycled Kimonos

Nicola Woods, a graduate of London College of Fashion, is determined to inject meaning into fashion with her new collection of recycled kimono jackets, dresses and boleros. The “Beautiful Soul” range works on a zero waste principle and has recently extended to include menswear. Available from V&A museum, South Kensington, Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL … Read more Fashion: New for Spring Summer 2011 – Recycled Kimonos

Alex Monroe Jewellery Auction for Fight for Sight

Alex Monroe, the coveted jewellery designer, is auctioning 18 carat gold bicycle pendants for the charity Fight for Sight. The pieces are handmade by Alex Monroe himself and have moving wheels. The designer will also be taking part in a bike ride from Land’s End to John O’Groats to raise money for the charity, which … Read more Alex Monroe Jewellery Auction for Fight for Sight

London Fashion Week Spring Summer 2010 Opens

London Fashion Week S/S 2010 has just opened with the reception hall at Somerset House stuffed full of fashionistas, editors and designers. Stephen Jones, the world famous milliner who curated an exhibition at the V&A Museum recently, has an exhibition of men’s and women’s hats. Paul Costelloe has just finished the first catwalk show of … Read more London Fashion Week Spring Summer 2010 Opens