London Fashion Week: A Snap Shot

I. Am. Exhausted. BUT I have had an amazing time. I’m so sorry I’ve neglected fR but I’ve been updating blackwhitedenim.com’s LFW adventure diaries, video, twitter and facebook. So, forgive me?
I will need to sleep, and see the Boyf, before I can really tell you about what has happened but here is a tiny snap shot of everything that has happened.
Registration, Exhibits, NEWGEN. Drinks on the Terrace at Tom’s Bar, Vauxhall Fashion Scout, Fashion Mode. James Hillman. (see interview here) Amazing. (front row).
Beyonce’s House of Dereon. Nightmare Queue. Celeb bomb. Chipmunk. Rachel Stevens. Paloma Faith. Rosario Dawson (who?), Rita (who, more), BEYONCE, Selfridges, Papz, MR HUDSON, YES, I had a picture with him.
After party. Redicks, see Lynda Moyo’s article. She’s my girl. Day 2 Richard Nicoll, chiffon-fabulous. Hilary Alexander (the first of many times I saw her), Henry Holland: pissed, Jonathan Saunders: kind, Jo Davies: networker and muse (and founder of blackwhitedenim.com who sponsored by trip, aww)
BFC VIP Lounge, helps to have connections (Thanks Nathalie), Holly Fulton (see my interview here), unbelievable – convinced BWD to stock her, Unconditional (see my interview with Designer Philip here), sexy, club kid heaven, JLS boy (who), Jodie Harsh, Pete Burns, Sarah Curran (I know, shocker. See the blog about me meeting her here)
Liberty’s (first time) fell in love. Riding House Cafe for dinner (love), met Chiara Feragni! YES, Blonde Salad, ACNE Show, unbelievable… fab shapes and textures.
Met Mary Portas, I’m such a wannabe Queen of Shops, Notting Hill drinks, met founder of Bloglovin’ AND Carolina from fashionsquad! Drinks (and nuts) in Hoxton at the Hoxton Hotel. Day 3 buying apt. at McQ by McQueen (I love buying!) fab collection, the BWD edit is (honestly) the best of it all.
Clear Agency apt, boys (and Amber) are lovely + refreshing. Harrods (first time) like a dream. Chanel exhibit, moving. £4m to put on and it ends THIS SATURDAY! May Fair Hotel, to treat boss to cupcakes and cocktails for bringing me to London. Mark Fast Show, loved the knitwear, model nearly fainted (and she was one of the +size girls!), Eliza Dolittle wore a BWD exclusive Mark Fast piece.
Met Deirdre Morrisey, BFC Warehouse Exhib, Euston 1st lounge. Blogging to you now.
I hope you understand some of that.
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London Fashion Week Calling

So. London Fashion Week (LFW) have released their provisional schedule for the SS12 shows in September. This will be my first season at Fashion Week because I was totally too busy for the AW11 shows and the same goes for SS11 and AW10. However, I will finally be getting to go. Excited much? 
Already on my agenda of hopefuls are work related shows and presentations including:
Preen by Thornton Bregazzi presentation, Willow presentation, Jena Theo show and Teatrum Jones presentation on the 16th.

Preen by Thornton Bregazzi Pre-SS12 collection.
J. W. Anderson presentation, Julian MacDonald show, House of Holland show, Dominic Jones presentation and Jonathan Saunders show on the 17th.
J JS Lee presentation, Richard Nicholl show, Holly Fulton show (see my interview with her here) Marios Schwab show, Tom Ford show and the Acne show on the 18th
Antonio Beradi show, Christopher Kane show and Mark Fast show on the 19th.
House of Holland Pre-SS12 Collection
I wouldn’t mind seeing Amanda Wakeley either (since she was lovely when I met her, read about it here) I don’t know if I will be able to make Menswear day. UBER (kindof) MENSWEAR BLOGGER FAIL. But, then again I think I’ll be a little busy with all that, don’t you?
I’ll be traveling down and staying with the fabulous Jo Davies of Black White Denim. Who else is going? Let’s sync and drink.
Now. what to pack?

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