While there's no doubt that designers for London Fashion Weeks always take care to offer up some of their best creations for the upcoming seasons, this year seems to be exemplary in the creations that've been displayed. Many have noted a particular feeling of "couture" this year. How have you felt about this year's offerings?
With catwalks dripping with fox fur, mother of pearl beading, laser cut velvet and glitter duchesse satin from a Swiss embroidery house, this season designers upped their bid to make London Fashion Week a real player on the luxury scene.
Justin O’Shea, buying director of luxury ecommerce website Mytheresa.com, said: “There’s been a surprising emphasis on cocktail and eveningwear – a level of decadence which hasn’t really been there before at London Fashion Week. Designers are going for the top tier customer . . . it’s like London’s couture week: you’re looking at pieces that will cost from say £2,000 to over £12,000.” Read More