Lockdown measures are being extended in England due to the surging rates of coronavirus infection. And it means that more than three quarters of the country will be in Tier 4, with almost the rest of it in Tier 3.
We know everyone has been bellyaching about it being a lightweight season in New York. But if you take the time to actually study what was on the runway, it turns out a lot of great clothes were on display in Manhattan.
One year ago, Tom Ford became Chairman of the Council of Fashion Designers of America, as the industry heralded a new dawn for NYC fashion. However, 12 months later, the season is strikingly denuded of many major names.
Amazon has opened a new head office in a 15-storey building in Shoreditch. The mixed-use development has half an acre of public piazza and 20,000 sq ft of retail including cafés and restaurants offering alfresco dining.
There was a new, giddy and youthful buzz at London Fashion Week Men’s this season, in part boosted by the surprise showing in the UK elections of Jeremy Corbyn, a 67-year-old much admired by young people in Britain.