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Fashion Event - M.C. Overalls comes to Carnaby

Say hello to your new favourite wardrobe essential: overalls. Visit M.C. Overalls at their new store in the Newburgh Quarter, at 14a Newburgh Street, for a staple range of timeless pieces: a uniform for the contemporary worker.

Dating back to 1908, the brand was founded by three friends who taught themselves the art of tailoring and went on to clothe factory workers. 

Fashion Gem - Aspinal of London

The quintessential English luxury lifestyle brand, Aspinal of London creates covetable contemporary classics for women and men. 

Their posh, polished and practical accessories collections include women’s and men’s bags, luggage, leather accessories and stationery. Aspinal is the go-to gift emporium for those in the know; service is second to none and almost everything can be monogrammed. 

Restaurant Opening - Pastaio Opens Its Doors In Carnaby

Linguini lovers, listen up. Brand new restaurant Pastaio, dedicated to all things pasta, has opened at 19 Ganton Street in Carnaby. Stevie Parle, chef and well-established restaurateur, is the brains behind Pastaio, and promises to serve fresh, high quality and fresh pasta made daily by hand in a dining space designed by Tom Dixon’s Design research Studio (cue Instagram).

Pastaio, translated simply as one who makes pasta by hand, is the place for a plate of comforting, fresh pasta with playful drinks; how about a Prosecco or Aperol slushie? The concise menu offers simple, seasonal and affordable dishes; why not try the Wild Mushrooms, Garlic & Olive Oil Tagliatelle, Crab, Courgette, tomato & Marjoram Fusilli, or Slow Cooked Sausage Sauce Malloredus? 

Event - Guitarwrist comes to the Newburgh Quarter

What do you get for the person who has everything for Christmas? A brand new store offering exactly what you need has opened in the Newburgh Quarter. Discover guitarwrist, 2 Newburgh Street, a non-for-profit jewellery collection created by used guitar strings from internaitonal artists, open until the New Year. Soon you could be wearing a unique piece from the guitar strings of Stereophonics, Duran Duran or Pendulum.

The jewellery collection of bracelets, rings and necklaces are designed by Emma and Kitty Hedley and are dedicated to raising funds for charity from the sales. 

Jewellery Designer - Alighieri

London-based, Rosh Mahtani studied French and Italian at Oxford University. Upon graduating in 2012, she was inspired to create modern heirlooms, born from the literature she had studied: Dante Alighieri’s “Divine Comedy,” in particular.

After graduating she spent two years interning at Harper’s Bazaar, luxury travel company Mr. & Mrs. Smith and working as a Visual Merchandiser at; all the while, dreaming of her collection, and creating it by night. With no formal training and a vehement obsession with the idea of melancholy and imperfection, Alighieri was officially launched in 2014.

Fashion Gem - Alistair James

Alistair James is the eponymously named label of design duo Nicholas Alistair Walsh and David James Wise.

From their South London studio, the pair are focused on fable, whimsy and alluring textiles. Exploring an English sensibility, evoking characters in a balance of craft and consideration. Nicholas is a womenswear designer, born and raised in West Yorkshire. 

Luxury Shoe Designer - Alexander White

Luxury shoe brand Alexander White offers chic and elegant shoes with a playful, youthful twist. Each shoe is designed in London and passionately handmade by skilled artisans on the outskirts of Florence, Italy. 

As a designer, Alexander is influenced by his surroundings, from architecture to antique jewellery, these influences are then interpreted in a modern and energetic way. The belief that a beautiful pair of shoes changes the way a woman presents herself to the world is what drives the design process and commitment to make women feel special. 

Karen Millen SS18 Press Day

In an exclusive preview to the British Press Media, Karen Millen showcased its new Spring Summer 2018 (SS18) collection. Hosted in one of London's most exclusive penthouses overlooking Covent Garden, we had the opportunity to preview the new collection before it hits the Karen Millen stores in early January 2018.

Karen Millen is well known for combining style with quality, but this coming collection will surpass all expectations. Featuring amazing coats, jackets, handbags, sunglasses and shoes (just to name a few), every single piece of the collection is full of character and style.

Fashion Quote of the Day - Coco Chanel

"Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; Dress impeccably and they remember the woman." - Coco Chanel 

SS18 Tommy Hilfiger Catwalk Show

Watch the full SS18 Tommy Hilfiger Catwalk Show in London, as part of London Fashion Week (LFW).