Monthly Archives: February 2013

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A painting by Mathilde, the daughter of a very dear friend gave me HOPE when it was needed. Delightful in every way. Would make a pretty, punky knit. Artwork by Mathilde, December 2011

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Julie Verhoeven in conversation with Iain R Webb Thursday, 18th April. 7.30pm Holburne Museum, Bath Tickets £10/£8 +44 (0)1225 388569 Illustrated Box for Illustrated Petite Bag by Julie Verhoeven for MAC


I am looking forward to collaborating with Julie Verhoeven who has been commissioned to produce an installation inspired by the city of Bath specially created for Bath In Fashion 2013. Ladies, Let’s Rip! by Julie Verhoeven at the Holburne Museum, Bath, 13th April-19th May 2013.


Paint splatter T-shirt and jeans by James Long, Spring/Summer 2011, as seen in RCA Alumni show, June 2011.


I have a soft spot for the scrappy knits of James Long. Another great British designer who is managing to move with ease between menswear and womenswear. And I’m liking his painterly colour schemes… metal stencil, 2011


Carnations. 27.02.13

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Finale of Alexander McQueen fashion show, Spring/Summer 2003 from Postcards from the Edge of the Catwalk, published by ACC Editions

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This fashion story, originally shot for ELLE magazine, was inspired by the fabulous faded glamour of the St Pancras Midland Grand hotel. Annie Morton, one of my favourite models, became the last guest at a party that ended in 1935, the year the hotel closed it’s doors… Model: Annie Morton at Premier Model Management Stylist: […]

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detail from felt dinosaur jacket by Zandra Rhodes, 1971, as seen in 50 Fabulous Frocks exhibition at Fashion Museum, Bath.

worn: HOPE and GLITTER

HOPE and GLITTER, 2009 Assorted fabrics, rubber (print), metal (frame) 83.5cm x 60cm SOLD