Glossy Black Lipstick Is the Hottest Thing

London fashion week is doing the damn thing for your face, and a trend is popping up that fans of goth and danger-glam will go gaga for: slick pools of black tar on your lips, reflective as oil in a puddle. It's like latex for the face and I am here for it all. » 2/26/15 12:50pm 2/26/15 12:50pm

Christopher Kane's Fall 2015 Collection Is So Gorgeous

Scottish designer Christopher Kane presented an in-fucking-credible collection at London Fashion Week yesterday, pounding the runway with conservative silhouettes crossed with a stark, blazing, tactile sexuality. » 2/24/15 4:33pm 2/24/15 4:33pm

Space Aliens Transmit Signals from London Fashion Week

Fashion month marches on with the infinitely more exciting London Fashion Week, and the initial dispatches are a full-blown thrill. These two looks in particular portend a far more interesting Fall 2015 than the droll one offered by many at New York Fashion week: bright, spacey, futuristic vibes that spark the… » 2/23/15 11:02pm 2/23/15 11:02pm

London Fashion Week Hosted a Big, Splashy Plus-Size Runway Show

Here's a milestone: This year's London Fashion Week included a real-deal plus-size runway show for the brand Evans. Which is even more remarkable when you consider they're the UK equivalent of Lane Bryant. Maybe the plus-size corporate motherships really are catching on! » 9/17/14 12:35pm 9/17/14 12:35pm

Tom Ford: For the Sexy, Slinky Rocker Chick in You

London Fashion Week marches on, and yesterday Tom Ford delivered a typically Fordian, which is to say extremely sexy, collection. (How sexy are we talking? Nipple pasty-level sexy.) » 9/16/14 1:30pm 9/16/14 1:30pm

Vivienne Westwood Backs Scottish Independence at London Fashion Week

Now that New York Fashion Week has ended, London Fashion Week is in full swing. Over the weekend, Vivienne Westwood showed a collection that looks like the wardrobe of a school play about pirates that's been half-foraged from a lost and found. But it has a political message: by affixing "YES" pins to several of the… » 9/15/14 6:40pm 9/15/14 6:40pm

Come fall, there will be a very special model walking during London Fashion Week: Julian Assange. How can he do this without being extradited? The show — featuring designs by Vivienne Westwood's son Ben — will be held inside an embassy. That's how. » 6/26/14 4:45pm 6/26/14 4:45pm

London Fashion Week: The Future of Menswear Is Feminine

Even if you consider yourself open-minded, some of the pieces from the Autumn/Winter mens' fashion week 2014 collections in London may give you pause. » 1/07/14 5:55pm 1/07/14 5:55pm

The Most WTF Looks From London Fashion Week

London Fashion Week is known for sending some of the edgier and more daring looks down the runway, which actually just means that it's the place to go if you wanna see some weird-ass shit. Here, we collected the entire week's worth of stuff that maybe only Björk would wear. » 9/18/13 5:10pm 9/18/13 5:10pm

Burberry Prorsum: For the Ethereal, Perpetually Naked Executive in You

New York Fashion Week is over. Now London Fashion Week is underway. Today, Christopher Bailey presented his beauteous spring 2014 collection for Burberry Prorsum. » 9/17/13 4:20pm 9/17/13 4:20pm

It's Silly Hair Day at London's Fashion Week

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - SEPTEMBER 15: A model poses at the Sophia Webster presentation during London Fashion Week SS14 at TopShop Show Space on September 15, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Getty Images) » 9/15/13 4:00pm 9/15/13 4:00pm

Ridiculous Shoes Cause a Model Spill at the Ekaterina Kukhareva Show

Don't know much about Ekaterina Kukhareva, a Ukrainian-born designer based in London. Here's what I do know: She does knitwear, she went to Central Saint Martin's College of Art and Design, and she put the models in today's London Fashion Week show in precarious shoes, causing at least one downfall. Check out rich… » 2/19/13 3:20pm 2/19/13 3:20pm

Tom Ford, for the Glamorous, Criminally Insane Supervillain in You

London Fashion Week continues! Yesterday, Tom Ford showed a fall 2013 collection that seemed to channel comic book and Disney villains. Sequins in POW blasts, all-black glam cat burglar ensembles, lurid head-to-toe uniforms perfect for taunting crimefighters, black and white fur coats Cruella de Vil would kill for. … » 2/19/13 11:00am 2/19/13 11:00am

Burberry Prorsum, for Undercover City Kitties On the Prowl

Although the palette was limited — mostly oxblood, red, black, white and camel — there were quite a few prints on the runway at the fall/winter Burberry Prorsum show today in London. Animal prints, heart prints, grommets lined up just so. And textures! From croc and patent to fur and felted wool. The strongest pieces… » 2/18/13 6:00pm 2/18/13 6:00pm

Temperley London, for the Grace Kelly Wannabe in You

The Temperley London fall 2013 collection shown yesterday had a white glove ladylike ladything going on. The clean lines and sharp skirts were suited for retro Hitchcock blondes, but with modern touches of glamour and sex appeal. If you love classic, gorgeous garments, you'll love these clothes. Grab your dark… » 2/18/13 11:20am 2/18/13 11:20am

Vivienne Westwood, for the Kookiest Power Bitch in the Boardroom

New York Fashion Week is over, which means London Fashion Week is in full swing. Yesterday things got a tiny bit theatrical at the Vivienne Westwood Red Label show. While the styling — especially the makeup — was over the top, Dame Westwood delivered wearable pieces: Cozy coats, slinky dresses, menswear-inspired… » 2/18/13 10:40am 2/18/13 10:40am

Burberry, for the Crinkly Candy Wrapper-Loving, Trouser-Eschewing…

More London Fashion week! Today the Burberry show was a quiet riot of luxe jewel tones, shiny, body-hugging frocks and trenches, as well as dresses in not-so-innocent lace. Even though there were vivid beetle shell hues and candy wrapper foil shirts, everything seemed really elegant and refined. But: There were some… » 9/17/12 7:00pm 9/17/12 7:00pm

Vivienne Westwood, for the Demented Fifties Housewife on Acid in You

Now that New York Fashion Week has wrapped up, London Fashion Week has kicked off. And yesterday, punk rock icon Vivienne Westwood presented her Spring 2013 show, which channeled Mad Men: The Lost Weekend. Many of the silhouettes were completely classic, but there was always something slightly off: Perfectly-fitting… » 9/17/12 6:00pm 9/17/12 6:00pm

McQ, For the Nazi She Wolf Party Girl In You

Last night was the first ever McQ by Alexander McQueen fashion show. Sarah Burton, the McQueen creative director, told the New York Times backstage that she wanted to "elevate" this part of the brand. She definitely brought the drama: London Fashion Week attendees reportedly gasped at the end of the show when what… » 2/21/12 6:30pm 2/21/12 6:30pm

Dame Vivienne Westwood Hates What You're Wearing

Vivienne Westwood, who launched her red Label Collection last night during London Fashion Week, is really disappointed with fashion right now: » 2/21/12 1:40pm 2/21/12 1:40pm