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Celebrate Wool Week 2011

Celebrate Wool Week 2011

  by Amy Hopkinson

As we wave goodbye to the summer sun it’s time to celebrate all things woolly and wonderful for Wool Week 2011. Taking place until September 11, fashion brands and retailers alike are united in their support for the eco-friendly, [...]

Tags: Wool, Alexander McQueen, Anya Hindmarch, burberry, Christian Louboutin, Harvey Nichols, London, news, Vivienne Westwood, wool week
LFW A/W11: Alice Palmer

LFW A/W11: Alice Palmer

  by Phoebe Frangoul

LFW A/W11: Alice-Palmer1 LFW A/W11: Alice-Palmer2 LFW A/W11: Alice-Palmer3 LFW A/W11: Alice-Palmer4 LFW A/W11: Alice-Palmer5 Alice Palmer's Autumn/Winter show at Vauxhall Fashion Scout was a monochrome affair - stretchy, sculptural [...]

Tags: Wool, Alice Palmer, Arts, Clothing, Crafts, Entertainment/Culture, Fabrics, Fashion Fringe, John Galliano, Knitted fabric, Knitting, LFW, lfw aw11, news, Sheep wool, Trousers, vauxhall fashion scout, Visual arts
LFW A/W 11: Todd Lynn

LFW A/W 11: Todd Lynn

  by Beth Ashton

Titled 'Revelation:Revolution', Todd Lynn's A/W collection was inspired by revolt and change, and the tailoring echoed these sentiments. Lynn featured coats which rose to cover the lower part of the profile, and leather inserts [...]

Tags: Wool, Christian Louboutin, Culture, Fur, Hosiery, LFW, lfw aw11, Lynn, news, revolution, Todd Lynn, Todd Lynn Fur
NYFW A/W11: Derek Lam

NYFW A/W11: Derek Lam

  by Kristin Knox

The Clothes Whisperer reports from Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week New York: "There are no new steps, only new combinations" read the George Balanchine quote atop the Derek Lam show notes. And Lam meant what he cited, and not in the obvious [...]

Tags: Wool, Clothing, Derek Lam, Flight jacket, Fur, Hides, Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week New York, NYFW AW11, NYFW AW11 show report, Shearling, Sheep, Sheepskin, show report, Sportswear
Keep Your Hands Happy with Etre Touchy

Keep Your Hands Happy with Etre Touchy

  by Charlotte Jones

Keep your hands happy this winter and invest in a pair of Etre gloves.  A fun way of keeping your hands warm and dry but missing the thumb and index fingertips means you can still use your touchscreen phone, portable games system, media [...]

Tags: Wool, Clothing, Gloves, media player, Protective gear, Safety clothing, Sports equipment, Touchscreen
Love Mini Mou Booties

Love Mini Mou Booties

  by Ally Pyle

I know it is still technically summer but one hint of rain and I am thinking of warm clothes again – add to that how unbelievably cute these booties are and then you have no choice but to buy  a pair of these for a little one you might [...]

Tags: Wool, Boots, Harrods, London, Net-A-Porter, Selfridges, Sheepskin, Topshop