Scotland Re:Designed New Talent Competition

Earlier this year, Scotland Re:Designed took twelve Scottish designers and manufacturers to New York (whit woo) to showcase Scotland’s talent to press and buyers in an international showcase. They pretty much had some of my favourites along for the ride…

POP/U/LAR – Introducing Hayley Williamson

(All photography courtesy of Levi Macdonald) A heady mix of bright colours and clashing prints dominate Heriott Watt student Hayley Williams graduate collection Pop/u/lar. A mix of pop art imagery, paint splashes and art nouveau inspired prints make up the…

Dawntroversial Lookbook

 How cute are the images from the Dawntroversial lookbook? I’ve posted about her shoes before but she’s recently extended in to clothing. With still a strong focus on customise shoes her clothing is gloriously high trash and tack with not…

Introducing: Deborah Morgan

Final year Heriot Watt student and Scottish Fashion Awards nominee Deborah Morgan recently got in touch to see what I thought of her graduate collection “Societies Labyrinth.” Masculine tailoring, elegant detailing – you can bet your bottom dollar I was…

Hayley Scanlan – Studded Dreams

I’m pretty much god smacked I’ve never posted about SFA nominee Hayley Scanlan before. Girl is pretty much ticking all those boxes for me. Graphic prints? Check. Studs everywhere? Check. Hunners of gold? Check check check. Clean, contemporary and edgy…

TORRES X POMEROY – The collection

Mind once upon a time I waxed lyrical about my excitement about a collaboration between designer Rebecca Torres and illustrator Saskia Pomeroy? No? Well safe to say I was pretty fucking excited. I love me some Torres – bright, graphic…

Sunday Morning – David Black’s new collection

Scottish Fashion Awards nominee David Black first came to the scene with his taste for the macabre and love for tailoring. His  first collection “A House if Not a Home” was completely black paying homage to vintage silhouettes, so seeing…

Cyber Tribe Dreaming – Isolated Heroes

I can’t believe I’ve never posted about Isolated Heroes before but aren’t these pictures of the A/W 12 collection a total dream? I first came across Samantha McEwen when she opened her graduate show at Heriott Watt last June and…

The Behemoth Collection – surrealist millinery from Rene Walrus

 You know what I love? Sequins, veils and heavy dose of some crazy drama. When I saw Rene Walrus’s “The Behemoth Collection” at Nightwalk I audibility gasped. Like seriously breathe taken away, glassy eyed, millinery of my dreams kind of…