London Fashion Week – Spring/Summer 2019

The London Designer Exhibition/Designer Showrooms, The Store, 180 The Strand, London. September 7th – 11th 2018. To see so many photographers on the street at the major venues for London Fashion Week was certainly reassuring. Because fashion is a fickle thing, it is creative, alive, exciting and yet very fragile, and ’the following’ can come…

Report on Who’s Next /Première Classe

Who’s Next /Première Classe Porte de Versailles Paris Sept 7th – 10th 2018 The fashion exhibitions Who’s Next & Première Classe, which run together twice a year at the Porte de Versailles are in fact two separate and distinct shows, both owned and organised by the same company. Who’s Next being mainly ladies, casual girls/guys…

Ascot in Florence: Maybe one day!!

The city of Florence has, within in its boundaries, a fine racecourse at Le Cascine, locally known as “Ippodromo del Visarno”, where horse racing has taken place since the early 1800s. Situated just over 3km from the city centre, and with a backdrop of the Florence skyline the racecourse has regular meetings whilst also offering…