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J.M. Weston - French shoemaker
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J.M. Weston - French shoemaker

J.M. Weston, traditional shoemaker for more than 120 years, enhances and reinterprets classic codes with audacity through the impetus of its Artistic Director Michel Perry. Building on the excellent craftsmanship of its Limoges factory, the brand continues to evolve, reinventing itself without ever compromising its search for timelessness. Each new style, new leather, new detail of manufacturing is conceived in its workshops to enhance the feet of men and women. More than just a shoe, the loafer, derby or oxford shoe become a walking companion, a reflection of an easy-going lifestyle and of resolute elegance.

Must-Have Shoes All Men Should Own
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Must-Have Shoes All Men Should Own

Some time ago, Time Magazine conducted a poll that suggested the average man owns 12 pairs of shoes. And, while this hardly matches up to the 27 pairs the average woman owns, it is definitely a solid number.

Edward Green shoes - cut by hand from the world's finest leathers
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Edward Green shoes - cut by hand from the world's finest leathers

Edward Green established his shoemaking workshop in Northampton in 1890. His name soon became synonymous with the finest English Goodyear welted footwear.

John Lobb - bespoke men's shoes from UK
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John Lobb - bespoke men's shoes from UK

John Lobb began making bespoke boots and shoes over 150 years ago. Generations of master bootmakers have continued the lineage of unrivalled skill and constant innovation, bringing the spirit of bespoke into the modern era.

Carmina shoemaker - artisans shoes since 1866
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Carmina shoemaker - artisans shoes since 1866

They are a four generation shoemaker based in Mallorca. Their shoes combine the classic models such as oxford shoes, derby or loafers, monk strap shoes, and contemporary styles as chelsea and chukka boots. Specialists in genuine shell cordovan shoes and boots.

The Fashionable World of SheepSkin
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The Fashionable World of SheepSkin

Many of us will be familiar with the beautiful sight and fluffy feel of the fur like soft rug used to decorate rooms inside the home. Having these rugs in a room, help to create an inviting and warm ambience and they reduce noise making them perfect in family living rooms. How many of us know that these rugs are made from sheepskin. Sheepskin also known as lambskin is the hide of sheep with the wool still attached to it.

Swedish bespoke footwear by Melker Shoes
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Swedish bespoke footwear by Melker Shoes

In the year 1921 Emil Jonsson was appointed apprentice in the shoemaking trade. After three years of apprenticeship Emil opened a shop in Bygdea in the north of Sweden. Emil was famous for a special style of a Norwegian welted boot with a raised lake. Emil’s son Melker took over the shop in 1944. Melker is the one in the family who without comparison have made most shoes and boots in the family. He worked many years in a shoe factory which he for some time was the owner of. Melker retired in 1988.

Men's shoes by Hydson Shoes
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Men's shoes by Hydson Shoes

Hudson was founded in East London in 1990 and is still based in Hoxton, where all of their shoes and boots are designed.

Christian Louboutin presents his new lug soles
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Christian Louboutin presents his new lug soles

Expressing a nonchalant attitude with a practical new lug sole, quintessential Christian Louboutin men’s styles become vehicles for the roaming ranger spirit this Autumn/Winter 2016. Classic, clean cut loafer, oxford and Chelsea boot models take on a subversively utilitarian attitude, all whilst maintaining a sleek profile perfect for city life.

Kanye West is Most Stylish Man of 2015 according to GQ
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Kanye West is Most Stylish Man of 2015 according to GQ

West claims the Most Stylish Man title for the second year in a row, which makes sense—if there was ever a year dominated Kanye's personal style, it was 2015. From the debut of his Yeezy label at New York Fashion Week back in February to the rollout of Yeezy Boosts throughout the year that instantly sold out, West had a dominant hand in defining how men wanted to look in 2015.

Italian fashion: Antonio Marras
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Italian fashion: Antonio Marras

Antonio Marras was born in Alghero, on Sardinia. The island has always deeply influenced his aesthetic.

Tokyo Fashion Week showed the new face of kimono
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Tokyo Fashion Week showed the new face of kimono

Tokyo Fashion Week presented new and surprising insight into the kimono this weekend. And the reason of the interest of designers to traditional garment is that it is back with a full force in the modern women's wardrobe.

Trussardi Womenswear Spring-Summer 2016 collection
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Trussardi Womenswear Spring-Summer 2016 collection

It begins with a memory: images from the maison archives of shows from the late eighties and early nineties. “Their modernity and airiness continue to fascinate me,” says Gaia Trussardi, Creative Director of the brand. Everything is mixed together and worn in layers. Flowing suits. Fringed vests. Blazers as light as shirts. Safari jackets and duster coats constructed like tops. Fluid caftans. Extra-light suede. The final impact is ultra-chic lightness.

Farrell Autumn/Winter 2015 collection by Primark
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Farrell Autumn/Winter 2015 collection by Primark

Robbie Williams created the Farrell line as a tribute to his Grandfather, Jack Farrell - a notable dresser on the Stoke-on–Trent scene. The latest collection of Farrell takes inspiration from the past while remaining firmly rooted in the present, offering clean modern cuts in classic shapes.

Fashion trends 2016: Wine red - the new shoes color
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Fashion trends 2016: Wine red - the new shoes color

In the beginning of fall, HUMANIC presented a high quality range of shoes. The colour of the season is the wine red, which we could see in the heels, suede boots and handbags.

Topshop Autumn/Winter 2015 campaign starring Gigi Hadid
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Topshop Autumn/Winter 2015 campaign starring Gigi Hadid

New season, whole new sartorial mood. To prepare you for the trends ahead, we’ve compiled the ultimate Autumn/Winter lookbook. Styled by Topshop's Creative Director Kate Phelan and modelled by girl-of-the-moment Gigi Hadid, it's full of outfits you didn't even know you needed yet.

Violeta by Mango trends Autumn/Winter 2015
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Violeta by Mango trends Autumn/Winter 2015

Femininity, quality and fashion are synonymous with the characteristic design of Violeta by MANGO in its forthcoming Autumn/Winter 2015 collection.

Rock'n'roll chic for Pre-Fall 2015 by Chloé
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Rock'n'roll chic for Pre-Fall 2015 by Chloé

Chloé Pre-Fall 2015 pretty wearable and youthful collection is inspired by 60s and 70s rock stars like David Bowie and Kate Bush and offers high waisted sailor pants, patchwork fur coats, striped knit sweaters, short floral print dresses, wool capes, ribbon tied blouses, over the knee boots and handbags in leather, suede and snakeskin.

Kenzo Spring/Summer 2016 menswear collection
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Kenzo Spring/Summer 2016 menswear collection

From a very young age, we have been intrigued by the notion of a voyage, of traveling and the exploration of the deserted. When creating this collection for Summer 2016, we think of the man who makes these roving forays across uncharted lands. We imagine his strong, experienced, utilitarian and purposeful silhouette. We consider his practicality and resourcefulness.

Charles & Keith Autumn 2015 Collection
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Charles & Keith Autumn 2015 Collection

CHARLES & KEITH AUTUMN 2015 puts a contemporary spin on a host of wardrobe energizers. Modern sophistication meets wild west influences that seek to update the distinctive attitude of the adventurous in renewed dandy silhouettes and refined sportif.

Silver Moon by Fendi Autumn/Winter 2015-2016 Haute Couture collection
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Silver Moon by Fendi Autumn/Winter 2015-2016 Haute Couture collection

Fendi debuts at Paris Haute Couture Fashion Week with Silver Moon, its first Haute Fourrure Collection, presenting incredible luxurious furs, the ultimate expression of the Maison’s highest creativity and craftsmanship in fur since 1925.

Todd Lynn Spring/Summer 2016 collection
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Todd Lynn Spring/Summer 2016 collection

For Spring/Summer 2016, Lynn’s tribe dress in white, a colour which further amplifies his skill as a tailor: the hue offers nowhere to hide.

Christian Louboutin boots during Todd Lynn SS 2016 presentation
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Christian Louboutin boots during Todd Lynn SS 2016 presentation

On Friday night in London, a high-octane tribe of dystopian desert dwellers descended upon the LCM runways for Todd Lynn’s Spring/Summer 2016 collection. Draped in immaculately tailored yet unconventional blazers (a Todd Lynn signature), oversized biker jackets, transparent knitwear, and shorts, the men and women of Todd’s misanthropic world marched in custom made Christian Louboutin boots set to a rousing soundtrack from Glasgow three-piece Baby Strange.

Foxes plays with personal style in new H&M campaign
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Foxes plays with personal style in new H&M campaign

H&M is proud to announce that British singer-songwriter and Grammy Award winner Foxes will be the face of a new campaign this July, featuring the first looks from Divided for autumn 2015.

Womenswear: Missoni Fall/Winter 2015 collection
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Womenswear: Missoni Fall/Winter 2015 collection

Trompe l’œil marble veining on the body like tattoos. New space-dyed patterns in wide, uneven and blurred bands like television static. Coloured metallic inlaid within the graphic patter of wood and marble. The alluring marquetry of cuts, patterns and textures. Graphics of the materials from postmodern interior design, like works by Richard Artschwager.

Lanvin Winter 2015 women's collection
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Lanvin Winter 2015 women's collection

"The homage to Jeanne Lanvin at the Museum Galliera made me feel the need to go back to my own roots, to Marocco where I was born" - Alber Elbaz.

The Zodiac collection by Emilio Pucci Fall/Winter 2015-2016
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The Zodiac collection by Emilio Pucci Fall/Winter 2015-2016

For Fall-Winter 2015/16, Peter Dundas explores a glistening starry night, celebrating the symbols of astrology and the unforseen powers they behold. The dandyism of Jimmy Page and the glam-goth style of Stevie Nicks electrify the looks and set the vibe. Graphic black and white undulates at the center of this collection, marking it with a modern urbanity, while also rendering homage to Emilio Pucci’s own black and white collection of the late 1950s.

Givenchy presented Autumn/Winter 2015 during Paris Fashion Week
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Givenchy presented Autumn/Winter 2015 during Paris Fashion Week

Riccardo Tisci reinvents the Givenchy Woman for his FW 15 collection through a clash of cultures.

Stella McCartney Fall/Winter 2015-2016 women's collection
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Stella McCartney Fall/Winter 2015-2016 women's collection

Celebrating freedom. Exploring classics. Teasing sensuality. Composed silhouettes slowly unravel to reveal a woman’s sensibility. Fabric extensions are layered, wrapped around the body or simply worn loose to create fluid pieces that nonchalantly fall away to reveal a subtle sexiness.

John Galliano Fall-Winter 2015/2016 womenswear collection
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John Galliano Fall-Winter 2015/2016 womenswear collection

British designer Bill Gaytten presented his Fall-Winter 15/16 women's collection for label John Galliano on Sunday (March 8th) in France, during the Paris Fashion Week (March 3-11, 2015).

Sensuality and rigour by Trussardi Fall/Winter 2015-2016 womenswear collection
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Sensuality and rigour by Trussardi Fall/Winter 2015-2016 womenswear collection

Gaia Trussardi contrasts sleek seduction with the aplomb of the uniform in the TRUSSARDI Fall-Winter 2015/16 collection. The silhouette is sleek and clean yet full of contrasts.Oversized coats with dramatic martial allure, caban jackets and short menswear-style jackets are worn over slip dresses and camisoles that follow the body's curves.

60s are back: Prada Fall-Winter 2015/2016 women's collection
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60s are back: Prada Fall-Winter 2015/2016 women's collection

Miuccia Prada: 'The collection is full of references to real and fake. The collection is about impossible beauty and the cliche of what women like. Yes, there were princesses on the catwalk, but I hope there was irony there'.

Marc by Marc Jacobs Fall-Winter 2015/2016 collection
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Marc by Marc Jacobs Fall-Winter 2015/2016 collection

Brand's designers, Luella Bartley and Katie Hillier, offered a range of clothes with main theme 'Revolution'. The elements that were common for all looks were the berets, spiky boots, 'cris' utility belts and neckerchiefs.

Y3 presented Autumn/Winter 2015 during Paris Men's Fashion Week
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Y3 presented Autumn/Winter 2015 during Paris Men's Fashion Week

This season, Y-3 explores parts unknown with a brave, bold, kinetic collection inspired by aviation: its pioneering history and, tantalizingly, its future. Shown during Paris men’s fashion week at Couvent des Cordeliers, January 25th, 2015, the collection captured the magic of flight and the possibility of broadening horizons, pairing this message with elegant, sleek, strong sportswear and colorful accessories. Men’s and women’s pieces debuted side by side in a sharply tailored aesthetic—think peaked shoulders, cinched waists, and masterful outerwear—that at the same time pushed the limits of future tech. Models stalked the runway to music by Jiro Amimoto, enjoyed by front-row guests including adidas tennis icons Ilie Nastase and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, perhaps a glimpse of what’s next on Y-3’s radar.

Roberto Cavalli Fall-Winter 2015/2016 collection at Milan men's fashion week
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Roberto Cavalli Fall-Winter 2015/2016 collection at Milan men's fashion week

Last night (January 20, 2015) Italian designer Roberto Cavalli presented his Fall-Winter 2015/2016 menswear collection in Italy, during the Milan Men's Fashion Week (January 17-20, 2015).

Want Les Essentiels Autumn-Winter 2015/2016 footwear collection
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Want Les Essentiels Autumn-Winter 2015/2016 footwear collection

It's been a very exciting week at Pitti!! Co-founders and designers, Byron and Dexter Peart, of WANT LES ESSENTIELS have been taking guests on a galactic voyage of discovery with their completely rebranded Autumn/Winter 2015/2016 collection. Last season, the beloved travel and accessories brand launched footwear with two key styles, and this season, they are launching into the world of footwear with innovative new styles in metallic leathers, exotic skins and textured finishes.

Winter can’t do without Nordic prints and check
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Winter can’t do without Nordic prints and check

Playing around in the snow means casual is the way to go! Go with what never fails and aim for Nordic and jacquard textures, made especially for those who set the style bar high even during their free time.

Emilio Pucci Fall Winter 2014-15 - CALL OF THE WILD collection
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Emilio Pucci Fall Winter 2014-15 - CALL OF THE WILD collection

For Fall Winter 2014, the Pucci girl goes in search of a savage chic. Creative Director Peter Dundas creates a quasi-primitive, luxury-kissed landscape for her journey, drawing upon the decorative cultures of ancient Native American and Inuit people. Drawn in earthy colors and rich with intricate handcraft, a surge of animalistic energy pulses through the collection. But the savage is cut with the civil, leaving a rigorously chic refinement wafting through the air.

Men's suits: Dolce&Gabbana Winter 2015
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Men's suits: Dolce&Gabbana Winter 2015

The latest men's collection of Dolce&Gabbana was named NORMAN SICILY. Normans (from Northmen or Norsemen ) were a Scandinavian group of people, settled in Denmark, Norway and Sweden.

Selena Gomez presents Adidas Neo Fall 2014 collection
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Selena Gomez presents Adidas Neo Fall 2014 collection

The pop singer Selena Gomez continues her work with the sports giant Adidas. For the third season, the young singer enjoys her fans with original and unusual designs.

Sweater dresses and coziness for Fall-Winter 2014/2015 by Calvin Klein
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Sweater dresses and coziness for Fall-Winter 2014/2015 by Calvin Klein

Francisco Costa, Calvin Klein's creative director, presented brand's Fall-Winter 14/15 womenswear collection during the New York Fashion Week.
Warm and cozy are the words that best describe these sweater dressing and knits that look tailored.
Mohair and yarn are main fabrics and patchwork is part of the whole gentle feeling that garments bring. Relaxed comfort, minimalism and elegance.

Childrenswear: Lilica Ripilica Spring-Summer 2015 collection
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Childrenswear: Lilica Ripilica Spring-Summer 2015 collection

Brazilian label Lilica Ripilica, specialized in children's fashion, presented its collection for 2014/2015 hot season on April 3, 2014.
It's inspired by a fantastic balloon journey over three American places: Nashville, Hawaii and New York.

Colorful luxury footwear by Manolo Blahnik for Fall-Winter 2014/2015
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Colorful luxury footwear by Manolo Blahnik for Fall-Winter 2014/2015

Legendary Spanish-born shoe designer Manolo Blahnik presented his Fall-Winter 14/15 collection on February 9, 2014 during the New York Fashion Week (for the first time ever).
Collection includes: a variety of flats, booties and a few tall boots, bold colored suede, silk pumps, embroidered and brocaded details, polished laces.

'Call of the Wild' by Emilio Pucci for Fall-Winter 2014/2015
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'Call of the Wild' by Emilio Pucci for Fall-Winter 2014/2015

In February 2014 during the Milan Fashion Week Emilio Pucci's creative director Peter Dundas presented brand's Fall-Winter 2014/2015 collection full of swinging fringe dresses, fluffy fur coats and lace up trousers.
'Full force bohemian goddess with a slightly nomadic vibe' - that's how the experts describe the creations.

Chloé for Fall-Winter 2014/2015
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Chloé for Fall-Winter 2014/2015

French fashion house Chloé presented its Fall-Winter 2014/2015 collection on March 2, 2014 during the Paris Fashion Week.
Creative director Clare Waight Keller offered garments in a mix of neutrals and pastels plus luxury multicolored furs and ruffle embellishments.

Ready to wear Fall-Winter 2014/2015 collection by Elie Saab
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Ready to wear Fall-Winter 2014/2015 collection by Elie Saab

Lebanese designer Elie Saab presented his Fall-Winter 2014/2015 Ready to wear collection yesterday (March 3, 2014) during the Paris Fashion Week.
Saab is one of the Hollywood's stars' favorite fashion designers for his unique style and femininity of his gowns. Last proof about that was the Oskars ceremony where Angelina Jolie was wearing Saab's nude hued tulle dress, covered in strategically placed silver beading.

Women's fashion: Missoni for Fall-Winter 2014/2015
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Women's fashion: Missoni for Fall-Winter 2014/2015

Famous Italian fashion house Missoni known for its colourful knitwear designs presented its Fall-Winter 2014/2015 womenswear collection on February 23, 2014 in Italy during the Milan Fashion Week.
'A very feminine girl in men's oversize outerwear', said brand's designer Angela Missoni about her new collection before the show's start. But the main accent was the innovative way in which the designer worked her textures - mostly via pieces that look woven but are actually knits.

Beautiful fairy tale by Dolce & Gabbana for Fall-Winter 2014/2015
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Beautiful fairy tale by Dolce & Gabbana for Fall-Winter 2014/2015

The world famous fashion duo Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana presented brand's Fall-Winter 2014/2015 womenswear collection yesterday (February 23, 2014) during the Milan Fashion Week.
Key words were:
Hoods, Fairies, Flowers, Helms, Keys, Fireflies, Enchantments, Elves, Animals, Dreams, Secret garden, Romantic, Tchaikovsky.

Leyre Valiente's Fall-Winter 2014/2015 collection NOSTROMO
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Leyre Valiente's Fall-Winter 2014/2015 collection NOSTROMO

A collection of futuristic lines that mingle with biological textures to use from morning to night.
The shapes and patterns of NOSTROMO, as well as the materials, are inspired by the spacesuits (work of Moebius), structures and interiors of ships, as well as the anatomy of the creatures and textures that appear both in the Alien saga films and in the work of the artist H. R. Giger.

KTZ Fall-Winter 2014/2015 menswear collection
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KTZ Fall-Winter 2014/2015 menswear collection

On January 8, 2014 during the London Fashion Week, Marjan Pejoski presented his occult collection full of runic graffiti. He said that his latest outing was born under the sign of the Four Aitches: Hindu, Himalaya, Holy, Hockey - Spiritual and secular, something old and something modern.

Women's fashion: Monochrome and gold for Fall-Winter 2014/2015 by KTZ
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Women's fashion: Monochrome and gold for Fall-Winter 2014/2015 by KTZ

Following the success of Marjan Pejoski's self-titled label, KTZ began as the in-house brand of his and Sasko Bezovski's 'Kokon To Zai' boutiques and has quickly developed outspoken garments that feature symbols inspired by music and traveling.
KTZ presented a remarkable east-meets-west bold and loud womenswear Fall-Winter 2014/2015 collection yesterday (18 February 2014) at Somerset House BFC Showspace during the London Fashion Week.

Womenswear for Fall-Winter 2014/2015 by Burberry Prorsum
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Womenswear for Fall-Winter 2014/2015 by Burberry Prorsum

Christopher Bailey (the Chief Creative Officer of Burberry) presented his womenswear collection for Fall-Winter 2014/2015 yesterday (17 February, 2014) at the London Fashion Week.
Bailey's inspiration for his work was the Charleston Farmhouse in Sussex, England - the place was home to artists like Vanessa Bell and Duncan Grant.

Thigh-high boots and winter florals by Temperley London for Fall-Winter 2014/2015
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Thigh-high boots and winter florals by Temperley London for Fall-Winter 2014/2015

British fashion label Temperley London presented its Fall-Winter 2014/2015 collection yesterday (February 16, 2014) during the London Fashion Week.
It's a monumental collection that features every texture, shape, length, cut and layer that you could imagine. There is truly something for everyone.

Luxury men's fashion for Fall-Winter 2014/2015 by Louis Vuitton
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Luxury men's fashion for Fall-Winter 2014/2015 by Louis Vuitton

The Fall-Winter 2014/2015 menswear collection of the famous French fashion house Louis Vuitton, presented on January 16, 2014 during the Paris Fashion Week, is typically luxurious.
It's very gentlemanlike - silhouettes are clean and classic, the color palette includes lots of deep blues, some beige and bronze, gray, brown, camel, eggplant purple, burgundy and inevitable black. In contrast with sleek silk in garments are used alpaca and vicuña.

Unique and comfortable garments by Axel Hardy
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Unique and comfortable garments by Axel Hardy

Fashion designer Axel Hardy (Axinia Hadzhieva) creates unique and cutting-edge clothing made of personally developed yarns from organic cotton, linen, silk, soy. Her garments present Bulgaria in Europe's fashion world for years. In December 2013 the models were shown at the exhibition in O2 Arena in London, UK.

Saint Laurent Spring-Summer 2014 collection by Hedi Slimane
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Saint Laurent Spring-Summer 2014 collection by Hedi Slimane

Youth - that's the key word of Hedi Slimane's Spring-Summer 2014 collection for 'Saint Laurent'.
The Saint Laurent woman is a stroppy girl who still smells of teen spirit with her teeny sequin dress, a jacket with big shoulders and sparkling silver ankle socks.
The garments are mixture of the 1970s and the mid-1990s by way of Los Angeles grunge. It's for the brave woman, who is self-confident and bold.

Men must have gone crazy. 7 Top trends for Summer 2014
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Men must have gone crazy. 7 Top trends for Summer 2014

Menswear becomes more and more impulsive, capricious and flirty. In other words - more and more feminine.
Summer 2014 menswear collections are full of floral motifs, lace, fishnet and tropic tones.
And while Brands like Lanvin and Jill Sander still keep offering classic outfits, some other fashion houses take our breath away with their eye-catching looks. For example...

Madonna’s brother Christopher Ciccone presented his first shoe line at London Fashion Week
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Madonna’s brother Christopher Ciccone presented his first shoe line at London Fashion Week

Christopher Ciccone, the younger brother of the pop star Madonna, who is an artist, has launched his first shoe collection.

The collection features rubber, canvas and leather footwear and has been designed for ‘anybody who likes to wear shoes, and where God made weather’, says the 51-year-old designer.

Cheryl Cole presents second collection of shoes for StylistPick
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Cheryl Cole presents second collection of shoes for StylistPick

The 28-year old British singer Cheryl Cole presented her second collection of shoes in cooperation with the brand StylistPick.

All the shoes have candy-themed names like Fizz Balls, Pink Shrimp, Flying Saucers, etc.

The range consists of various models - from spring ankle boots to classic heels for the holidays. It's a fun but stylish collection full of pastel shades and platform heels.

Sheepskin is in fashion this winter
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Sheepskin is in fashion this winter

Warm sheepskin is the hottest fashion trend this winter.

The clothes and boots made by real sheepskin are water resistant, breathable and warm, standing up to all weather conditions.

Leather gloves, wide belts, hats and shoulder bags are among the most fashionable trends in the upcoming winter season.

Naked models down the catwalk at London fashion week
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Naked models down the catwalk at London fashion week

London fashion week finished and will be remembered with the defile of naked models and the more conventional show of Burberry collection.

The wig maker Charlie Le Mindu decided to spice up the already eccentric London Fashion Week by sending some of his models down the catwalk without clothes, only in hot pink high-heeled boots, hats, bags and wigs.

The 24-year-old designer, whose creations are worn by Lady Gaga, launched his label just an year ago but has managed to grab plenty of headlines. He produced wigs in the shape of the Eiffel Tower. At the fashion Week last year he showed a headdress made of real mice and rat carcasses.

Shoe trends Fall/Winter 2009/2010
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Shoe trends Fall/Winter 2009/2010

After summer somehow naturally comes autumn. We jack up sandals and slippers and step back place for winter shoes, half-boots and soon will come time for top-boots.

Inspired of punk-rock style from 80's, the new Jimmy Choo collection is with many clinches, buttons, furrows and lustrious snake's skin. Lays particular stress on black leather top-boots, decorated with thongs and buttons. As well special place is given to models of varnishing leather, half-boots to the anckle and shoes on huge heels with many straps.

Stella McCartney finds making non-leather shoes thrilling
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Stella McCartney finds making non-leather shoes thrilling

The fashion designer - who is a strict vegetarian and refuses to use animal hides in her collections - admits making attractive, non-leather shoes can be hard, but it determined to make her designs as desirable as possible.

She said: "It is 70 per cent more expensive for us to make non-leather shoes. Thank God we have a profitable business and can afford to do it. But ultimately, I'm a fashion designer and I see it as my job to create a desirable pair of boots, whether they are made from recycled cotton or a cardboard box. I find the technical challenge thrilling."

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