October 28th 2012 marked the opening night for 4th China Image Festival. The red carpet was full of glamorous models, influential international fashion industry leaders, and China’s leading film stars. Some of the collections that future include some of China’s fashion legends such as Basic and Liang Zi. The Festival is held at Leicester Square Odeon, for more information visit china-image.org
Florian London is a new luxurious handbag line to be released at the end of October. These bag are of high quality, made with soft leather and finishes with a fabulous golden hardware. What more could you ask for? Hold on to your credit cards a while longer though ladies because the website is yet to be launched. Keep checking florianlondon.com for more info!
Elenany which was founded in 2009 by Sarah Elenany, a London-based pioneering fashion designer, has released it’s women’s collection! The brand create statement but timeless pieces which oozes with elegance. The brand have taken inspiration from the Tokyo fun style but still keeping design extremely chic.
Sarah Elenany, a fashion designer behind the Elenany brand says: “Elenany Originals manifests its two-fold design approach of functionality and originality. Elenany’s focus is on functional, original and beautiful clothing. We are delighted to release our fifth collection. Since starting the brand, Elenany has won many prestigious awards and collaborated with various artists and organisations. We are proud to see the brand growing and look forward to the future!”
To get your hands on the new collection visit the online store: www.elenany.co.uk
I am reporting on the freshest trends for menswear this A/W12. Follow this simple guide on how to get the look this season.
Photographer: David Peart
Stylist: Denise Brown
Hair & Make Up: Alesha Spencer
Bright colours are hot this season, mix them well with a darker coloured chinos and a brightly colour jacket. Keep shoes casual and finish off with a buttoned up shirt.
Left: Shirt by Brutus, jacket by Luke, trouser by Sinstar, shoes by Supreme Being
Right: Jacket by Weekend Offender, shirt by Buck, trouser by Sinstar.
A clean cut suit is defiantly the trend for guys going for a formal look. No woman can resist a gentleman. Go for a tailored fitted suit, and a satchel bag for a trendy accessory. For a more quirky look opt for a bow tie, or a patterned cravat.
Left: Jacket by Remus Uno, shirt Lambretta, scarf by Luke.
Right: Blazer by Luke, shirt by River Island waist coat and trouser by Lambretta, bow tie by Minimum, watch by Luke, shoes by Red or Dead, bag by Dr Martens.
It’s back once again. Go for a duffle coat for an effortless and classic look.
Duffle coat Dr Martens, shirt by Brutus, trouser by Farrah.
For an edgy look, slip on a Gillet over a knitted jumper.
Jumper by Gant, body warmer by Nike,watch by Storm, trouser by shirt Brutas, slips on by Rivieras.
Slip on some smart trousers with a knitted jumper for a smart casual look. Finish off with a collared coat and a patterned scarf.
Jacket by Penguin, trouser by River Island, roll neck by Alan Paine gloves Stylist own, scarf by Levis, shoes by Geox