Latest:  

Posts Tagged ‘olympics’

LFW: Top Trends SS13

Daytime metallics, dungarees and a continuing fever for all things sport featured heavily and often humorously (see Maarten van der Horst’s take on his Tesco inspired outfit) at London Fashion Week. Here’s a peek at next season’s top trends. Metallic’s Mermaid metallic’s stood out, especially in outerwear. You may think sequins and metallic leather jackets [...]

Trunks GB

It appears that although the closing ceremony for the Olympics certified that London 2012 is nearly over, there is still a hype surrounding the legendary sporting event, and this has nothing to do with the Paralympics beginning next week.   Team GB gear has taken the sports fanatic world by storm with merchandise being sold [...]

Spice Up Your Life

  Even at the Olympics closing ceremony I could not contain my excitement for the reuniting performance of the Spice Girls and wow was it worth the wait.   Arriving in lit up black cabs to perform their hit singles ‘Wannabe’ and ‘Spice Up Your Life’, the Spice Girls then proceeded to parade around the [...]

V&A: Over 60 Years of British Design

A traffic light, a reproduction of a Cathedral baptistery window, a Sixties home set, Elizabeth II’s Coronation’s gown, a Concorde model, a recreation of Manchester’s iconic Hacienda nightclub… It may sound like an incoherent list, but they are examples of what can be found at the Victoria and Albert Museum’s British Design 1948-2012 Exhibition in [...]