Selfridges has become the latest big name to move beyond a ban on fur to include exotic skins in its list of prohibited materials. That will include animals such as pythons, alligators, crocodiles and lizards.
LFW's Designer Showrooms may have had less attention than the big runway names, but it continued to do what it always does - shining a spotlight on young and promising labels from the UK and further afield.
There’s a sense of crisis in the air in London – unsurprisingly, given Brexit – that has been influencing fashion in the UK capital. Most notably, at Roksanda, eponymous label of the bold and brilliant Serbian designer.
Luxury footwear brand Altr has announced an exclusive iridescent collaboration with Selfridges as the UK store continues to focus heavily on limited edition product and as the iridescence trend is key for 2019.
Launched in 2015 by designer-entrepreneur Jon Koon and street artist Harif Guzman, New York-based luxury streetwear brand Haculla is expanding in Europe with a show in Florence that mixed bold graphics with rock.
Selfridges has released its biggest campaign yet dedicated to taking the arts out of galleries and museums often perceived as intimidating and putting them in unexpected and more accessible public places.