Summer’s hippy haze takes a darker, sexier turn this fall. Your muse is Anita Pallenberg, the globetrotting ’70s sybarite whose boyish beauty seduced many a rock god. Reprise her louche glamour in platforms, skinny pants and sheer blouses, and inspire an anthem all your own…
“The drive towards sustainability has seen us embrace artisanal techniques as we shop with longevity in mind. What began with the rediscovery of heritage crafts has developed into a beautiful new amalgam of ancient artistry and modern aesthetics. Contemporary in spirit, classic in design – these are our future heirlooms.”
Swedish-Scottish duo Duncan Campbell and Charlotte Rey are the epitome of renaissance creatives, acclaimed across the fields of creative direction, branding, curation and design. We invited the visionary pair to share their ultimate wish list…
This fall finds fashion in a functional mood, working an outdoorsy aesthetic we’re calling haute hiker. With a wardrobe of windcheaters and walking boots, plaid shirts and ponchos, you can journey into the new season, confident that your style compass is perfectly on point.
They say the devil is in the detail, and in style terms you can sum that up in a single word: accessories. They’re the ultimate fashion insignia; a sartorial morse code that speaks pure chic. FW21 delivers a bumper crop, so start your season with the finest finishing touches…
Le Smoking, the safari jacket, the peasant shirt, statement jewellery and a mountain of Moroccan influences… Yves Saint Laurent’s roll call of groundbreaking ideas is as remarkable as it is far-reaching, and our new-season edit of Yves-inspired designs is proof that the maestro remains unmatched.
The overseas travel we so missed has brought a worldwide sensibility to new-season style. And no-one captures global glamour quite like Antik Batik. From Peru to Poland, Russia to Rajasthan, the original boho brand has roamed the four corners of the Earth, flavouring FW21 with its gloriously wearable wanderlust.
There’s something intoxicating about the dazzling shade known as International Klein Blue. Artist Yves Klein, who developed the pigment-rich paint colour, was certainly obsessed, and this season fashion is following suit, delivering an ocean of ultramarine designs. So, how deep is your love?
Navigating the new working wardrobe comes easily with womenswear label Dorothee Schumacher. An inventive blend of wearable staples and striking statement buys, its clever, buildable pieces have a nonchalant glamour that signals absolute confidence.
"It’s easy to mourn last season’s sun-drenched spirit as fall’s “batten down the hatches” vibe takes hold. So I'm keeping the mood light, indulging in sumptuous designs, splashes of colour and even a touch of sparkle to replace the sun’s rays. Think of it as a sartorial Indian summer…"
London Craft Week opens on October 4th, with all manner of makers bringing their talents to town. To get you in the mood we’ve conjured our very own craft curation, with gallery-worthy ceramics, quirky candles, creative cushions and more. Well, who said art had to hang on a wall?