• designers,  fashion

    Who Wore It Best? Dolce & Gabbana And Celebrity Style On The Red Carpet

      When you think of iconic fashion brands, which ones come to mind first? Since Dolce & Gabbana’s debut in 1985, the fashion house has become an A-list household name. D&G has produced iconic red carpet and celebrity event looks throughout the years, including Ashley Graham’s leopard, Adele’s floral and Sofia Vergara’s ruched lace bustier dresses. Throughout the 2023 award season, Dolce & Gabbana continues to stun crowds at red-carpet events. The Grammys Red Carpet Throughout the year, there are four major American entertainment awards and the Grammys is one of the most important shows for musicians. Red carpet events provide a stage for luxury, and D&G has turned heads…

  • Art,  designers,  fashion

    Daniel Lismore: Be Yourself, Everyone Else Is Already Taken At The Herbert

    On Monday I took my first visit to the Herbert Gallery in Coventry. The reason for my visit was to see the much anticipated first exhibition by the Coventry born designer, artist and activist Daniel Lismore. Entitled ‘Be Yourself, Everyone else is taken’, this first exhibition features more than 50 life size sculptures modelled on Daniel, featuring his weird, wonderful, intricate designs, including designs worn by the likes of Naomi Campbell, and created for the English National Opera. The collection is split over many rooms, with one of the instillations taking inspiration from the Terracotta Army, whilst other rooms have theatrical designs, or work inspired heavily by Pop Art and…

  • books,  designers,  fashion

    More Little Fashion Books From Welbeck Publishing

    The ultra stylish range of ‘Little Fashion’ books from Welbeck Publishing are welcoming the arrival of two new titles. The Little Book of Balenciaga by Emmanuelle Direx (click here to buy),  and The Little Book of Valentino by Karen Homer (available for pre order here), are the latest additions to the range that already counts books about Chanel, Dior, Prada, Gucci and Louboutin amongst its sartorial offerings. As ever, the books are beautiful, packed full of facts about the designers and their design houses, all illustrated with lots of full colour photographs. Whether you require these for research, as reading material, or just to look good on your coffee table,…