Archives for posts with tag: Fashion

Temperley AW17 Parchment dress

Summer is in the air but the Autumn Winter collections will soon be arriving in the shops. Here’s our sneak preview of more of the best shown at London Fashion Week! Impressive is this Alice Temperley embroidered skirt, jumper layered with matching coat (shown above). This year the centre of focus of London Fashion Week was at the Store Studio, 180 The Strand which featured catwalk shows, fashion installations and showrooms.

Markus Lupfer Presentation-1Markus Lupfer’s Presentation showed polka dot pleated skirts dressed down with leggings and embroidered knitwear!

086-1

Halo & Co impressed with nautical coloured gems on seahorse earrings!

083-1

Atelier Swarovski by Christopher Kane – necklace and bracelets dazzled us!

 085-1

More sea-inspired jewellery from Halo & Co at the Rock Vault, The Strand.

Barrus-image 3

Barrus’s runway showed  minimalist sleek white  jumpsuit with plunging necklines!

014-1

At Robert Wun collection at the Store Studios, The Strand.

 003-1

We liked these HEIO cubic handbags!

005-1

…and these Ennigaldi handbags!

026-1

Trying on glam glasses at  Sunglass Hut at The Store Showrooms, 180 The Strand

 077-1

This beautiful hand-bracelet by Lily Gabriella is based on cyclical designs….

 080-1

…and we were wowed by this ring by GFH by Nilufer

133-1

Pedro Palmas showed high glam with sequin and sheer fabric at the Felicities Press Lounge, at the ME Hotel, The Aldwych.

 135-1

We liked this shaded blue shirt dress with signature prints from Tramp in Disguise

029-1

Giving the trends outside The BFC Store Studios during London Fashion Week

Lamborghini WALLpaper at LamboCARS.com

London Fashion Week is not just about the buzz inside on the catwalks but what also goes on outside. More and more we’ve been seeing celebrities and fashionistas arriving in supercars and classic cars their arrival in itself a fashion statement.

One of the best go-to providers of these magnificent vehicles is Classic Parade in Shoreditch that delivers and collects anywhere in London and locations around the UK and Europe. Check this spectacular 2015 Lamborghini-Huracan LP610-4 Spyder supercar (see above)  or the Ferrari 488 Spyder and Lamborghini Aventador LP700-9 just one of the many cars they handle. On classics there’s a big choice including Jaguar E-type 4.2, Daimler Sovereign Coupe 75 and on hybrids, the more environmentally friendly McLaren P1.

For a fantastic selection and top service give their Supercar Hire Team a ring today for a quote.

T:  +44(0) 333 313 4311 | m: +44(0)7715308849 | e: rent@classicparade.co.uk

a:   86-90 Paul Street London EC2A 4NE

www.ClassicParade.co.uk

© copyright Tracy Rose and Russell Rose

 

 

Advertisements

ErdemLook 1.jpgErdem showed an impressive collection at the Old Selfridge Hotel, London W1. Key looks were statement sleeves. Each piece is cut and hand-stitched.

Erdem London Womenswear Fall Winter 17 London February 2017

Another great design from Erdem for AW17! We can recommend a visit to Erdem’s very elegant boutique, 70 South Audley Street, London W1.The ground floor houses the main collection and the lower floor pre-season.

066-1

Emerging designer Luke Antony Rooney showed complex abstract panelling at On|Off London at the Barge House Oxo Tower, South Bank.

068-1

Luke Antony Rooney is London-based! He looked like he was having fun with textures and colour!

071-1

We liked the mismatched stripe. All part of the mismatched patterns key look for this Autumn.

142-1

Wearing Lilac and Silver Flower Hat with pink and grey coat with statement sleeves

348-1

The On|Off After Party was just one of the great parties at London Fashion Week that we went too. The Monkey Shoulder/Disar0nno Monkey Godfather cocktail was excellent! And pretty potent! Ginger Monkey went down a treat too!

107-1

At On|Off London at the Barge House Oxo Tower, South Bank.

020-1

And on a more refined note, we definitely enjoyed the Rohmir runway show that was entitled El Castillo Secreto: A Magic Journey…

014-1

Designer Olga Roh wowed us with lush vibrant fabrics cut to classic Spanish styles.

024-1

Finale: Key looks were rose prints and black lace sheer trousers. The audience that included Lady Blumfields and Olga Mayr editor of Russian Roulette magazine were also treated to some wonderful flamenco dancing! A beautiful collection and an entrancing catwalk collection!

144-1

On the front row wearing black ruffle dress

031-1

With Boxing Olympic Medallist Joe Joyce! At the Rohmir runway show.

E109-1

Fashion Fabulous has been tracking Edeline Lee for several seasons now and once again she rolled out another great collection. A key-look were peach ruffles which we liked!

108-1

Mint green dress with blue buttons and buckles also featured well in her collection…

105-1

…and we liked this oversized statement sleeves with tailored jacket too!

Fashion Fabulous 3rd Edition coverFor the most fashionable places to shop in London, see our latest book Fashion Fabulous London 3rd Edition available now from all good bookshops including Waterstones, Harrods, Selfridges, Foyles, Stanfords Travel, Rizzoli Bookshop at Somerset House, Daunt, Easons, Wall & Jones, and Present-London. Internationally, it’s at Barnes & Noble in NY and bookshops in Italy, Japan, China, Australia, Russia, and throughout the world and on Amazon and many independent bookshop websites priced £12.99.

It reviews in detail the Top 200 fashion shops and 130 great venues where fashionistas eat and drink in London. Fashion Fabulous London 3rd Edition can also be ordered from our international distributor, Kuperard, telephone +44 (0) 0208 446 2440

http://www.foyles.co.uk/all?term=Fashion+Fabulous+London

http://www.waterstones.com/waterstonesweb/products/tracy+rose/russell+rose/fashion+fabulous+london/9563347/

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Fashion-Fabulous-London-Tracy-Rose/dp/0956116329

Order your copy now!!!

Curvenetic Face Exercise ImageFacial exercises are proving to be a big hit with fashionistas at the moment. One set that has been very successful for many years are those developed by Curvenetics UK. With Curvenetics the muscles of the face are exercised precisely with tiny movements for superb facial conditioning. They do not stretch the skin.

The benefits that you get from facial exercises are very different from those of skincare products. Skincare products act just on the skin and not the muscles. Curvenetic face exercises complement the benefits of skincare products such as high quality creams, leaving you with a well-textured, well- toned healthier looking face. As a natural, non-surgical technique it ticks all the right boxes:

√ Keeps facial muscles taut

√ Helps reduce lines

√ Helps reduce wrinkles

√ Maintains youthful look

√ Tones face

√ Improves texture

√ Complements skincare products

Ready for your own full FACIAL EXERCISE?  Book a 30 minute personalised facial exercise programme, £50 per session in Oxford Circus.

Call Mob: 07913 443087… more details at https://curvenetics.com/

© copyright Tracy Rose and Russell Rose

 

 

temperley-aw17

From feminine Victorian  ruffles and winter florals to gangsters and military looks, these are just few of the great  latest catwalk looks we saw at London Fashion Week.  Beautifully made! Temperley Printed Dreams collection featuring delightful floral embroidery with lace-up necklines (see above).

164-1

Han Wen runway show looks are to empower women inspired by female gangsters at Fashion Scout, Covent Garden. Think Clockwork Orange!

156-1

Han Wen’s runway featured bold colour and chunky lace-ups!

153-1

Han Wen key pieces also featured pleated transparent skirts revealing and concealing legs!

roksanda-1

Roksanda impressed with influences of Mark Rothko shades of cherry, red, and chestnut..

063-2

Bringing you the latest looks from the front rows of London Fashion Week!

034-1

IN TRANSIT: Haizhen Wang showed large collars, oversized patch pockets and wrapped waistlines at the Swiss Church, 78 Endell St, London WC2

039-1

Haizhen Wang referenced elements of parcel packaging and incorporated in into a very inventive collection!

045-1

Haizhen Wang presented deconstructed tailoring matched with heavy quilts

054-1

Here’s a shot of the Annderstand catwalk finale where velvets and military were mixed with softer prints! Designer Ge Yu from China took elements of masculine tailoring and paired it with frayed and distressed details.

 

006-1

Wearing black and red geometric cut-out dress with shocking pink T-shirt worn underneath. Paired with black suede double lace-up heels and black micro bag.

002

Red cape worn over black velvet beaded statement sleeves and feather heart hat with red crystals and hand-painted in gold.

053-1

Victorian details have a contemporary feel in the Milo Maria show. Most outstanding are the high ruffled collars and oversized long cuffs. Ribbons and ties are worn as straps and tied around the wrist.

054-1

High shine is a key look for next Autumn/Winter and Milo Maria black jacket is sure to be in demand

050-1

Wide-leg trousers and slouchy tops for the office was part of  Milo Maria’s vision

095-1

Russell at the Mondrian Hotel, South Bank, London

Fashion Fabulous 3rd Edition coverFor the most fashionable places to shop in London, see our latest book Fashion Fabulous London 3rd Edition available now from all good bookshops including Waterstones, Harrods, Selfridges, Foyles, Stanfords Travel, Rizzoli Bookshop at Somerset House, Daunt, Easons, Wall & Jones, and Present-London. Internationally, it’s at Barnes & Noble in NY and bookshops in Italy, Japan, China, Australia, Russia, and throughout the world and on Amazon and many independent bookshop websites priced £12.99.

It reviews in detail the Top 200 fashion shops and 130 great venues where fashionistas eat and drink in London. Fashion Fabulous London 3rd Edition can also be ordered from our international distributor, Kuperard, telephone +44 (0) 0208 446 2440

http://www.foyles.co.uk/all?term=Fashion+Fabulous+London

http://www.waterstones.com/waterstonesweb/products/tracy+rose/russell+rose/fashion+fabulous+london/9563347/

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Fashion-Fabulous-London-Tracy-Rose/dp/0956116329

Order your copy now!!!

© copyright Tracy Rose and Russell Rose

curvenetics-logo

TRANSFORM YOUR SHAPE WITH BALLET-BASED CURVENETICS EXERCISE CLASSES IN OXFORD CIRCUS.

Tel 07913 443087

COURSE OF TEN SESSIONS £100

**** Flattens stomach!

**** Pulls in hip and buttocks!

**** Pulls in waist!

****Strengthens Whole Body!

**** It’s so relaxing!

**** Corrects Posture!

****Tones body up all over!

****Improves Stamina!

PLUS CURVENETICS |Tightens up flabby arms | Lifts and firm bust |Tightens Thighs | Shapes legs |Protects and Strengthens Back and Joints |Reduces Stress

Book a course of Curvenetics Tuesday 6.30pm-7-30pm by 31st March and get a free copy of Fashion Fabulous London worth £12.99

CALL Tel 07913 443087 NOW!

More info on https://curvenetics.com/

 

001-1

We look at over a thousand fashion shops in London and then pick the top 200 and review them in detail. From luxurious Bond Street to edgy Shoreditch and Brick Lane we give unbiased reviews of the hottest places to buy fashion. Here we give an excerpt from the next edition of Fashion Fabulous London.

Smythson 40 New Bond Street, London W1S 2DE | t: 020 7629 8558 | Mon-Fri, 9.30am-6pm, Thurs, 10am-7pm, Sat 10am-6pm | Nearest Tube Bond Street LU, 4 min walk | www.smythson.com

Category: Classic, Heritage |TOP 200 Shop | Womenswear, Menswear | Own label |

Walk through their Bond Street doors and experience 120 years of contemporary design and heritage style. The holder of three Royal warrants, in the 1920’s Smythson produced stationery for European Royals and Indian Maharajas. Nowadays, for fashionistas the main event is the definitely wow handbags You’ll find high quality lady-like designs by the former Prime Minister’s wife, Samantha Cameron (who in 2007 created the famous Nancy Bag) now off to launch her own fashion label. No prices are visible on items, so you will need to pick them up to look inside and it feels a bit prohibitive to do that here. The sales staff veer on the sniffy side, but are first class bag tour guides. Each bag comes with its own tour! The exterior is very formal; inside it’s tastefully decorated with white columns and arches.

On Women’s: Many bags have product branding, including “Established 1887 Smythson of Bond Street” arranged over three lines, so is very conspicuous. The 1887 Tote in calf leather with lambskin interior is £1495, whilst a large Tote from the Eliot collection at £1250 made in soft nubuck and taurillon has their signature Nile blue thread and striped lining. Also interesting colours such as was the pale blue Panama zip Tote at £595. Also there’s a good range of clutches, purses and key rings to match. Classic wallets are around the £200.

002-1On Men’s: We liked the denim blue briefcase at £995 that comes with a wing lock closure that is available in black, brown or navy. The 24 hour travel bags were very smart at £1205. A laptop bag in black, or a brown goatskin computer case £1100 with handles, were hard to choose between. Another tote bag with shoulder strap was £1295. The large navy shoulder messenger in deerskin Burlington Collection could hold two laptops, was £795, and with two zippers looked attractive.

Smythson is also available at 135 Sloane St, SW1; 214 Westbourne Grove, Notting Hill, W11; 7 Royal Exchange EC3; Selfridges, Harrods, and Harvey Nichols.

Ratings: Wow factor: 3 shopping bags; Choice: 4 shopping bags; Service: 4 shopping bags; Price: £££££

5 shopping Bags = Excellent | 4 shopping Bags = Very Good | 3 shopping Bags = Good

Fashion Fabulous 3rd Edition coverFor the most fashionable places to shop in London, see our latest book Fashion Fabulous London 3rd Edition available now from all good bookshops including Waterstones, Harrods, Selfridges, Foyles, Stanfords Travel, Rizzoli Bookshop at Somerset House, Daunt, Easons, Wall & Jones, and Present-London. Internationally, it’s at Barnes & Noble in NY and bookshops in Italy, Japan, China, Australia, Russia, and throughout the world and on Amazon and many independent bookshop websites priced £12.99.

It reviews in detail the Top 200 fashion shops and 130 great venues where fashionistas eat and drink in London. Fashion Fabulous London 3rd Edition can also be ordered from our international distributor, Kuperard, telephone +44 (0) 0208 446 2440

http://www.foyles.co.uk/all?term=Fashion+Fabulous+London

http://www.waterstones.com/waterstonesweb/products/tracy+rose/russell+rose/fashion+fabulous+london/9563347/

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Fashion-Fabulous-London-Tracy-Rose/dp/0956116329

Order your copy now!!!

© copyright Tracy Rose and Russell Rose

curvenetics-logoTRANSFORM YOUR SHAPE WITH BALLET-BASED CURVENETICS EXERCISE CLASSES IN OXFORD CIRCUS at 7a Princes Street, Oxford Circus, London W1B 2LH. Tel 07913 443087

TUESDAY 6.30PM CLASSES. COURSE OF TEN SESSIONS £100

**** Flattens stomach!

**** Pulls in hip and buttocks!

**** Pulls in waist!

****Strengthens Whole Body!

**** It’s so relaxing!

**** Corrects Posture!

****Tones body up all over!

****Improves Stamina!

PLUS CURVENETICS |Tightens up flabby arms | Lifts and firm bust |Tightens Thighs | Shapes legs |Protects and Strengthens Back and Joints |Reduces Stress

Book a course of Curvenetics Tuesday 6.30pm-7-30pm by 28th February and get a free copy of Fashion Fabulous London worth £12.99

CALL Tel 07913 443087 NOW!

More info on https://curvenetics.com/

013-1

We look at over 1000 fashion shops when we write each edition of our book series Fashion Fabulous London. In our second instalment of our coverage of London Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2017 collections we take a look at some of the more emerging brands that you may not have come across elsewhere. Among our favourites was an impressive Sid Neigum Show at the British Fashion Council Show Space, Brewer Street Car Park, Soho.

014-1

Sid Neigum uses signature modular origami designs.

017-1Canadian designer Sid Neigum uses knots and ties and add volume using strips.

teatum-jones-ss17-2

Very commercial were the Teatum Jones prints also at the BFC Space, Soho, London.

091-1 We loved the diversity of the models at the Bao Ta catwalk show in Kensington!

082-1

This Bao Ta couture dress with butterfly print wowed the audience!

053-1

At the show was model  Jade Igilma and singer Christine Allado who will be starring in a forthcoming BBC production of West Side Story with Andrei Bocelli  both wearing Bao Ta LFWSS17 runway. Actress Lily Frazer was there too who will be in the DreamGirls at the Savoy Theatre.

dscn6372-1

Just a few of the great designs shown at On|Off during LFW

dscn6370-1

Fashion Fabulous’s Tracy Rose at the On|Off Presents  evening! On|Off is always at the forefront of emerging fashion!

dscn6371

A few more great designs shown at On|Off at the Vinyl Factory !

dscn6361-1

Great party at Wolf & Badger x Swarovski collab! We loved these Esin Akan handbags!

dscn6364-1

Fashion Fabulous’s Russell Rose enjoying the fashions at the Wolf and Badger Dover St store

dscn6359-1

Tracy Rose reporting on the Ashley Williams Show at Brewer St Car Park, Soho, London

036-1

Here’s two great designs that caught our eyes at Fashion Scout, Freemasons Hall, Covent Garden

039

Saha is a London design brand that caught our eye with interesting floral patterns at Fashion Scout, Freemasons Hall, Covent Garden

096-1

At a London Fashion Week party at the Bulgari Hotel, Knightsbridge

For more fashions in our Fashion Fabulous at London Fashion Week SS2017 series see Part 1 on https://fashionfabulousuk.wordpress.com/2016/10/09/fashion-fabulous-at-london-fashion-week-ss2017-part-1/ !

Fashion Fabulous 3rd Edition coverFor the most fashionable places to shop in London, see our latest book Fashion Fabulous London 3rd Edition available from  Waterstones, Harrods, Selfridges, Foyles, Daunt, Stanfords Travel, Rizzoli Bookshop at Somerset House, Wall & Jones, Easons, Present-London and airport bookshops. Internationally, you can get it in New York at Barnes & Noble, and bookshops in Italy, Australia, China, Japan and throughout the world and on Amazon and many independent internet bookshop websites priced £12.99. Order your copy now!!!

http://www.foyles.co.uk/witem/art-fashion-photography/fashion-fabulous-london,tracy-rose-russell-rose-9780956116321

http://www.waterstones.com/waterstonesweb/products/tracy+rose/russell+rose/fashion+fabulous+london/9563347/

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Fashion-Fabulous-London-Tracy-Rose/dp/0956116329

You can also order copies from our worldwide distributor, Kuperard, by calling +44(0) 20 8446 2440.

18736thevulgar2lgfmt

From stunning historical fashion pieces to modern day ready-to-wear pieces, there’s over 120 exhibits here to fascinate with the theme of vulgarity and excess. We had the good fortune to be sent an invitation to The Vulgar – Fashion Redefined Exhibition Private View at Barbican Gallery, London. Here’s our review of it and some of the enjoyable highlights that we encountered.

Set on two floors, we found that fashion curator and exhibition maker Judith Clark and psychoanalyst and writer Adam Phillips have produced a thought-provoking event that confronted our current attitudes towards what is vulgar in current fashions and gave a very clear and interesting explanation of the origins of fashion vulgarity and excess. Of the more contemporary exhibits amongst our favourites were Richard Sage’s Pound Sterling Bank Note Dress created from £6000 worth of actual banknotes (sponsored by Britannic Money!) Hussein Chalayan Dress with painted nails and the excessive Victor & Rolf Van Gogh Girls Couture Show, S/S 2015 pictured above (© Team Peter Stigte)

1748dress

If you think that the Vivienne Westwood’s, Alexander McQueen’s and Jean Paul Gautier’s to name but a few were over the top then you’ll in for a real treat from some of the historical exhibits such as the jaw-dropping 18th Century court dress 1748-1750 courtesy of the Fashion Museum Bath (see above), the I’ve got load’s money Viennese Gold bonnet 1798/1810 from the Wien museum.

As exhibitions go this is not a blockbuster of Alexander McQueen and David Bowie proportions but is right up with many of the best of the intriguing and displays of iconic creative fashions. If there is one slight criticism that one could make is that there could have been some more examples from lesser known designers rather than so many of the large established brands and designers.

It’s an exhibition that discusses what people think of what is vulgar and does vulgarity really exist. It’s an exhibition that will stimulate your grey cells and challenge your perceptions of states of minds and people believing that they are superior to other people.

006-1

To continue your experience of The Vulgar into the real world head to Gallery’s shop where you can purchase a replica of the famous Mondrian dress designed by Yves St Laurent – a snip at £199.

007-1

Or this Vulgar Hand Fan by illustrator Alice Smith for just £20.

008-1

The Preview Evening attracted several hundred famous people from the fashion and art world including Grayson Perry (above), Simon Le Bon and Pam Hogg who had several exhibits herself.

002-1

The Vulgar – Fashion Redefined. Barbican Gallery, Silk Street, London EC2 runs from 13th October 2016- 5 February 2017… More details at https://www.barbican.org.uk/artgallery/event-detail.asp?ID=18736

Don’t miss more fashions in our Fashion Fabulous at London Fashion Week SS2017 Part 2 coming soon!

Fashion Fabulous 3rd Edition coverFor the most fashionable places to shop in London, see our latest book Fashion Fabulous London 3rd Edition available from Waterstones, Harrods, Selfridges, Foyles, Daunt, Stanfords Travel, Rizzoli Bookshop at Somerset House, Wall & Jones, Easons, Present-London and airport bookshops. Internationally, you can get it in New York at Barnes & Noble, and bookshops in Italy, Australia, China, Japan and throughout the world and on Amazon and many independent internet bookshop websites priced £12.99. Order your copy now!!!

http://www.foyles.co.uk/witem/art-fashion-photography/fashion-fabulous-london,tracy-rose-russell-rose-9780956116321

http://www.waterstones.com/waterstonesweb/products/tracy+rose/russell+rose/fashion+fabulous+london/9563347/

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Fashion-Fabulous-London-Tracy-Rose/dp/0956116329

You can also order copies from our worldwide distributor, Kuperard, by calling +44(0) 20 8446 2440.

teatum-jones-ss17

See Now! Buy Now! Was the new fashion runway concept to hit many London Fashion Week’s Spring/Summer 2017 collections from big brands such as Burberry through to retailers such as Oliver Spencer and emerging brands like Helter. First up, Rennie Mackintosh’s watercolour paintings inspired Teatum Jones’s LFW show at BFC Space, Soho, London (pictured above). Teatum Jones as did many others followed the traditional route of previewing for SS17.

027-1

We loved the Rohmir show at Fashion Scout, Freemasons Hall, Covent Garden. On Rohmir’s catwalk the English Country House was the source of inspiration with a large collection of glamorous yet well-behaved sophisticated dresses. Lots of florals from Liberty-style small prints to bolder painterly prints for daywear and evening were in evidence. Tweeds on dresses and suits were edged with feathers  Designer Olga Roh did a great job and we are great fans of her Maddox Street boutique just off Bond Street.

002-2

FashionFab’s Russell Rose and Tracy Rose FROWing at London Fashion Week!

044-1

Helter was showing a ready-to-buy now collection inspired by stingrays and sharks with cut-out panels and slits featured.

052-1

Omer Asim’s architectural training was apparent in the clean lines.

edeline-lee-ss17

Another great fashion presentation by Edeline Lee!

042-1

Rock rolled with Ginger Baker Afro Beat at Oliver Spencer’s LFW Show at Brewer St Car Park, Soho, London! Oliver Spencer showed seventies velvets and striped tops in burgundy, rust and black were available on an app  as you watched the show!

dscn6385-1

Tracy Rose at Oliver Spencer party at Liberty Regent Street

dscn6377-1

With DJ Trevor Nelson at Oliver Spencer party at Liberty Regent Street

dscn6379-1

Remy Martin VSOP Mature Cask cocktails with Dolin Dry Vermouth, tonic water and lemon wedges were served all evening!

dscn6381-1

Among the guests were famous fashion writers and stylists Leroy Dawkins, Jai’me Jan, Karen Grace and Jonas Oliver

Don’t miss more fashions in our Fashion Fabulous at London Fashion Week SS2017 Part 2 coming soon!

Fashion Fabulous 3rd Edition coverFor the most fashionable places to shop in London, see our latest book Fashion Fabulous London 3rd Edition available from  Waterstones, Harrods, Selfridges, Foyles, Daunt, Stanfords Travel, Rizzoli Bookshop at Somerset House, Wall & Jones, Easons, Present-London and airport bookshops. Internationally, you can get it in New York at Barnes & Noble, and bookshops in Italy, Australia, China, Japan and throughout the world and on Amazon and many independent internet bookshop websites priced £12.99. Order your copy now!!!

http://www.foyles.co.uk/witem/art-fashion-photography/fashion-fabulous-london,tracy-rose-russell-rose-9780956116321

http://www.waterstones.com/waterstonesweb/products/tracy+rose/russell+rose/fashion+fabulous+london/9563347/

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Fashion-Fabulous-London-Tracy-Rose/dp/0956116329

You can also order copies from our worldwide distributor, Kuperard, by calling +44(0) 20 8446 2440.

ITV Tracy Rose Ladies Day 2016

ITV 28th July 2016 Tracy Rose wearing her “Summer Breeze Hat” at Glorious Goodwood Ladies Day Photo credit PA

Fashion was at its peak for July to the 100,000+ sell-out packed crowd of enthusiastic racegoers at the Qatar Glorious Goodwood Festival, West Sussex, England.

At Ladies Day, most women wore fascinators or hats although there is no strict dress code. Lots picked pinks, reds and floral prints and glamorous high heels. In the Richmond Enclosure, where we were the dress code for men was jacket and tie. Many men opted for linens suits and Panama hats although blue suits were very popular too!

Tracy Rose’s “Summer Breeze Hat” in lilac, yellow and pink satins were entwined into a plaited bow with the ends flying out into the air inspired by the gentle winds of the Goodwood Racecourse. The Summer Breeze Hat is another of Tracy’s designs creating the vivacious illusion of movement. Tracy Rose was the first hat designer to create millinery in motion. It stems from her background as a ballet dancer.

Fashion Fabulous 3rd Edition coverFor the most fashionable places to shop in London, see our latest book Fashion Fabulous London 3rd Edition available  from all good bookshops including Waterstones, Harrods, Selfridges, Foyles, Stanfords Travel, Rizzoli Bookshop at Somerset House, Daunt,  Wall & Jones, and Present-London. Internationally, it’s at Barnes & Noble in NY and bookshops in Italy, Japan, China, Australia, Russia, and throughout the world and on Amazon and many independent bookshop websites priced £12.99.

It reviews in detail the Top 200 fashion shops and 130 great venues where fashionistas eat and drink in London. Fashion Fabulous London 3rd Edition can also be ordered from our international distributor, Kuperard, telephone +44 (0) 0208 446 2440

http://www.foyles.co.uk/witem/art-fashion-photography/fashion-fabulous-london,tracy-rose-russell-rose-9780956116321

http://www.waterstones.com/waterstonesweb/products/tracy+rose/russell+rose/fashion+fabulous+london/9563347/

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Fashion-Fabulous-London-Tracy-Rose/dp/0956116329

Order your copy now!!!

DSCN6307-1

Royal Ascot is the highlight of the millinery calendar – and this year was no exception! It featured a vast array of flamboyant hats worn by racegoers that came from all corners of the globe.

The Times online Tracy Rose first day Royal Ascot

Photo credit: The Times Newspaper and The Times Online, Times Photographer Richard Pohle

Fashion Fabulous’s Tracy Rose created a special piece of millinery for Royal Ascot’s First Day entitled  “Jockeys in Motion Hat” .

It follows on from her “Wave” series and is the most elaborate one to date. It is an abstract hat inspired by the jockeys satins racing at high speed at Ascot. Vibrant tangerine, lemon, pink and turquoise satins whoosh through this millinery creation to fabulous effect.

Get Reading Tracy Rose Day 2 Royal Ascot

Wednesday:  15th June 2016. Photo credit: Get Reading

More and more we are seeing women dressed as a group in co-ordinated outfits that take months of planning. Blue and reds were very popular colours for  women! Whilst men adorned their morning suits with brightly coloured waistcoats. Tracy Rose (far left) wore  her “Millinery in Motion” Hat featuring cobalt blue, yellow and pink satin. The hat creates the vivacious illusion of movement. Tracy Rose was the first hat designer to create millinery in motion.

Daily Mail Online Tracy Rose Ladies Day

Photo credit: Daily Mail Online,  Doug Peters/EMPICS Entertainment

Tracy Rose wearing the “Beautiful June” Hat on Royal Ascot Ladies Day, 16th June 2016. Created in memory of Tracy’s mother, June Shoben, a much loved enjoyer of Royal Ascot herself for 28 years, the hat features the seasons of the year in the form of black branches with a white wintry ice effect, pastel pink Spring blossom, gold Autumn branches tipped off with red heart leaves adorned with crystal teardrops. In the centre, a red and pink rose representing June as the most beautiful month of the year and Tracy’s mother being symbolically represented as a most beautiful person.

Fashion Fabulous 3rd Edition coverFor the most fashionable places to shop in London, see our latest book Fashion Fabulous London 3rd Edition available now from all good bookshops including Waterstones, Harrods, Selfridges, Foyles, Stanfords Travel, Rizzoli Bookshop at Somerset House, Daunt, Easons, Wall & Jones, Bohemia Road, and Present-London. Internationally, it’s at Barnes & Noble in NY and bookshops in Italy, Japan, China, Australia, Russia, and throughout the world and on Amazon and many independent bookshop websites priced £12.99.

It reviews in detail the Top 200 fashion shops and 130 great venues where fashionistas eat and drink in London. Fashion Fabulous London 3rd Edition can also be ordered from our international distributor, Kuperard, telephone +44 (0) 0208 446 2440

http://www.foyles.co.uk/all?term=Fashion+Fabulous+London

http://www.waterstones.com/waterstonesweb/products/tracy+rose/russell+rose/fashion+fabulous+london/9563347/

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Fashion-Fabulous-London-Tracy-Rose/dp/0956116329

Order your copy now!!!

© copyright Tracy Rose and Russell Rose

Get Reading Tracy Rose's Fantastic Hat

Fashion Fabulous’s Tracy Rose talks to Get Reading about her “Jockeys in Motion Hat”

Click on the link below to see the video:

//players.brightcove.net/4221396001/33823534-558b-47f5-8fff-239b00f666fa_default/index.html?videoId=4940670907001

 

Fashion Fabulous 3rd Edition coverFor the most fashionable places to shop in London,see our latest book Fashion Fabulous London 3rd Edition available now from all good bookshops including Waterstones, Harrods, Selfridges, Foyles, Stanfords Travel, Rizzoli Bookshop at Somerset House, Daunt, Easons, Wall & Jones, Bohemia Road, and Present-London. Internationally, it’s at Barnes & Noble in NY and bookshops in Italy, Japan, China, Australia, Russia, and throughout the world and on Amazon and many independent bookshop websites priced £12.99.

It reviews in detail the Top 200 fashion shops and 130 great venues where fashionistas eat and drink in London. Fashion Fabulous London 3rd Edition can also be ordered from our international distributor, Kuperard, telephone +44 (0) 0208 446 2440

http://www.waterstones.com/waterstonesweb/products/tracy+rose/russell+rose/fashion+fabulous+london/9563347/

http://www.stanfords.co.uk/Home/Product-Detail/Fashion-Fabulous-London-2013_9780956116321.htm

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Fashion-Fabulous-London-Tracy-Rose/dp/0956116329

Order your copy now!!!