Two style capitals down. Two to go, as we bid a fond farewell to London Trend Week.
Final week, to unofficially rev up the style festivities inside the British capital with a bang, the world of Vogue descended on the Theatre Royal Drury Lane to bestow upon us Vogue World: London which featured dazzling appearances from ballerinas to the 90s supermodels. Throughout this season’s jam-packed LFW schedule, we’ve encountered a combination of established and rising expertise. Roksanda transported us again to her roots for a group impressed by Byzantine monasteries from her native Serbia whereas JW Anderson gave us traditional wardrobe staples elevated to new heights, with items both inflated, molded in clay or sprouting feathers. A agency staple of LFW, Richard Quinn’s love for the avant-garde was on full show, with friends ushered right into a flower-filled ballroom the place fashions walked the area draped in ethereal cocktail clothes and glittering night robes – all evoking a high fashion spirit. Romance was on the agenda at Simone Rocha whereas Erdem’s assortment mixed tulle skirts, lace slips and floral quilts oh so splendidly recycled from Chatsworth Home. Molly Goddard proved as soon as once more she’s the reigning queen of girly robes and for his sophomore assortment as Burberry’s artistic director, Daniel Lee paid homage to the model’s iconic trench coat – with a twist.
So, are you able to uncover the hits and misses LFW needed to provide? Scroll down for a totally unbiased tackle London Trend Week Spring 2024, all by the eyes of our unfiltered discussion board members.
MISS | Molly Goddard
“Molly Goddard is turning into so drained now. I would like one thing recent from her now.” [LadyJunon]
“The clothes with one facet gathered, simply appear like they bought caught within the stitching machine. The quantity of creases and wrinkled seams elsewhere makes my pores and skin crawl…” [YohjiAddict]
“It appears to be like sloppy and badly made. No quantity of layering can conceal the actual lack of technical expertise.” [Lola701]
See all the looks from the Molly Goddard Spring 2024 collection.
HIT | Simone Rocha
“Off all of the London exhibits this one stood out probably the most, very romantic and gothic.” [disco54]
“Her garments are soo romantic. I like the entire thing however particularly the boys’s garments.” [Bugsy]
“I believe it’s stunning. Her pleating and gathering methods make it a correctly attention-grabbing tackle bridal with out fooling around.” [GoldenPetals]
See all the looks from the Simone Rocha Spring 2024 collection.
HIT | Erdem
“I’m in love!” [cul8tr]
“I like this, am a fan of grandma stylish! Love the pop of coloration!” [Urban Stylin]
“I typically surprise how Erdem would do with high fashion, and I suppose it’s a great factor. His alternative of textiles is all the time fantastic and even when the appears to be like appear to be a bit outdated, they’re extraordinarily fascinating and charming. I can see why the gathering could also be perceived as referential, however I nonetheless consider Moralioglu has created a definite universe for his model.” [perhydrol]
See all the looks from the Erdem Spring 2024 collection.
HIT | Sharon Wauchob
“Superb. Every part appears to be like so good and delicate.” [thiago]
“Like a whisper of recent air. Each piece has their place within the assortment.” [Cocteau Stone]
“Sharon actually is that single girl standing of particular person refinement, self-discipline and eccentric ingenuity.” [Phuel]
See all the looks from the Sharon Wauchob Spring 2024 collection.
HIT | JW Anderson
“I’m in awe with the lozenge-pleated trousers. So intelligent and but really easy and chic.” [yslforever]
“The exploded bomber jackets are fairly attention-grabbing, and so are the pant variations. They’d really feel fairly heat and cushty as an outfit combo. The standard of every part is very nice too.” [Cocteau Stone]
“I like how he lastly discovered the right steadiness between bizarre experiments and commerce for his model. There are a number of separate items that’ll be very eye-catching within the retailer. And I like that he coated each class from day put on to night put on with these beautiful clothes.” [THD96]
See all the looks from the JW Anderson Spring 2024 collection.
HIT | 16Arlington
“I’m into it, and feels much more refined and elevated, in stark comparability to what else we’ve seen throughout London Trend Week, to date. The gray outfits are beautiful, and I’m actually into the gray teamed with the pink and vice versa.” [vogue28]
“This isn’t over styled so the simplicity is a breath of recent air. The gray and the pink is a quite vicious combo with these shades, and I’m quite keen on the gray sequins too. Some inklings of Christopher Kane in right here with the Prada-isms.” [Cocteau Stone]
“The selection of colours and the sequins are nice.” [WAVES]
See all the looks from the 16Arlington Spring 2024 collection.
HIT | Roksanda
“I believe this can be a stable providing from Roksanda and I do benefit from the proportions, the usage of brocade, the tailor-made items and the extreme use of material.” [WAVES]
“I believe the opening purple robe is mesmerizing.” [Nimsay]
“That is manner above the common London commonplace, by way of method and materials.” [bc collector]
See all the looks from the Roksanda Spring 2024 collection.
MISS | Mark Quick
“Very cheesy and terribly outdated, it severely appears to be like like a half-arsed try from Primark to rip-off Isabel Marant for spring break ca. 2012. It’s solely actually lacking the flower crowns.” [YohjiAddict]
“This assortment is fairly crap.” [Cocteau Stone]
See all the looks from the Mark Fast Spring 2024 collection.
HIT | David Koma
“Lastly some sleekness from LFW!” [WAVES]
“Very a lot into this, and appears like a complete breath of recent air, given the overwhelming majority of insipid collections throughout London Trend Week. Not probably the most groundbreaking, however I can 110% admire the actual fact David Koma’s inside a league of his personal in relation to LFW. I’m kinda into the splash of coloration all through the gathering, and love how cohesive it’s.” [vogue28]
See all the looks from the David Koma Spring 2024 collection.
HIT | Burberry
“Undoubtedly higher than his earlier present. I actually preferred the sneakers. The jacket on Mona was stunning, a spotlight of the gathering.” [avonlea002]
“An total enchancment over his overstuffed debut assortment.” [Ruito]
“I by no means thought I’d say this, however I beloved it! Particularly clothes, sneakers and jackets. A significantly better and extra ‘British’ assortment than Riccardo Tisci’s. At Burberry, Lee has discovered himself, at Bottega Veneta he was misplaced.” [HelgaZ]
See all the looks from the Burberry Spring 2024 collection.
HIT | Emilia Wickstead
“Every part appears to be like exact and superbly made.” [WAVES]
“This is among the few manufacturers I’m tremendous with being Dior rip-offs meets girls who lunch. The woman is nice at tailoring.” [SophiaVB]
“Emilia Wickstead is all the time one of many robust choices throughout London Trend Week, and this assortment seems to be no exception. All the time stay up for a Wickstead assortment throughout LFW, particularly after umpteen graduation-esque collections. Not a fan of the stripes however these floral materials are beautiful!” [vogue28]
See all the looks from the Emilia Wickstead Spring 2024 collection.
MISS | Chopova Lowena
“Very dumpy and juvenile.” [Cocteau Stone]
“It’s how think about a Vivienne Westwood diffusion line for plus-sized youngsters would appear like. The right instance of a present that’s styled however probably not designed.” [YohjiAddict]
“A tragedy. Most of those appears to be like are costume not style. One of the best look is a tie print pleated skirt with leather-based jacket. Westwood Junior may be very a lot the power.” [Nimsay]
See all the looks from the Chopova Lowena Spring 2024 collection.
HIT | Richard Quinn
“Virtually appears to be like like couture!” [liberty33r1b]
“An absolute spotlight of London Trend Week, as Richard Quinn has turn out to be for me. This assortment is simply so subtle, ladylike, regal and oozes a powerful sense of old-school high fashion that I can not assist however to be drawn like a moth to a flame. I’m additionally extraordinarily appreciative of the actual fact Quinn brings a little bit of drama an class to LFW! Huge fan.” [vogue28]
See all the looks from the Richard Quinn Spring 2024 collection.
MISS | Matty Bovan
“Every part I despise about London Trend Week, inside one assortment.” [vogue28]
“If diarrhea was a style a group it will appear like this.” [avonlea002]
“That is simply silly. And intensely flammable.” [Cocteau Stone]
See all the looks from Matty Bovan Spring 2024 collection.