We love London for its unique take on fashion and its electrifying vibe. As fashion week gets closer, The Big Smoke is bustling with Haute Happenings all over town. Luckily for you, we’ve sliced and diced the city’s fashion calendar to bring you the hottest events and launches taking place this month. Get ready to pencil these chic events into your diary.
Rihanna’s Fall 2013 River Island Collection
Rihanna’s much anticipated Fall 2013 collection will finally take over London’s high street scene on September 12th. The 80-piece collection of sporty separates is filled with bad girl worthy crop tops, racer-back dresses and bomber jackets. See the entire collection here.
Lulu Guinness’ Explosive New Bags
Legendary British accessories designer, Lulu Guinness recently launched a unique line of 180 handbags that combines fashion and the arts. Each bag in the exclusive collection features a one of a kind paint-splattered canvas. The project is in collaboration with artist Joe Steele who uses a mix of unexpected materials like explosives to create electrifying prints that serve as backgrounds for Lulu Guinness’s iconic lips.
Customize Your Chanel
Chanel is sending its finest team of calligraphers to one of our favorite British department stores, Selfridges. Starting August 15th, Chanel will be hosting a calligraphy suite at Selfridges, which allows you to add the perfect finishing touch to your Chanel fragrance with a personalized message. Your special note will be written beautifully alongside a classic quote from Coco herself! Visit Selfridges here for more information.
Nicholas Kirkwood For London Fashion Week SS14
The British Fashion Council has tapped British shoe designer Nicholas Kirkwood to design the creative for London’s Spring Summer 2014 shows. The official artwork for LFW will be covered in the designer’s signature Chevron print. This will be the third BFC collaboration with a top British designer. Past BFC collaborators include Jonathan Saunders and Manolo Blahnik.
Until Next Time…