Founded in 2003 by Anastasia Buisman, Ashiana is a designer jewellery brand that has become a firm fashion favourite throughout the years. With her Indian-Dutch heritage and nomadic background (never having lived in a single country for more than 3 years before settling in London!) Anastasia sets about ensuring that every collection is enriched with this global inspiration. Colour, texture and style are translated directly from the far corners of the world. Every hand-made piece encapsulates the allure of the exotic and provides a piece of pure luxury at affordable price.
London fashion label Beloved unveils its first Spring/Summer collection, defining Beloved’s signature style; directional, feminine and fun. The vintage aesthetic continues to inspire the designs. The Beloved collection is a dressing up box of going-out pieces and day-to-night dresses in a colour palette of metallics, neon, cobalt blue and tangerine alongside this season’s hottest colour way; monochrome. The Beloved girl loves bold ‘look-at-me’ fashion and the SS13 range delivers a unique mix of pieces that will work hard in your wardrobe and stand out from the crowd. With a top-end price of £69, Beloved is affordable as well as covetable.
Bl^nk was founded by Diana Irani-Gressier who set up the company whilst finishing her Royal College of Art postgraduate. The company evolved quickly and Julien Gressier – an architect by profession – fully joined the team as financial and logistical partner. The Bl^nk ‘’dreamscape’’ draws its inspiration from the 1920’s Hollywood heydays, merges it with Bollywood and sprinkles it with modern wit and twists.
Having launched in 2008, Darling has grown to become an award winning and exciting independent global women’s clothing brands in just four years. The Darling range is the vision of Nadia Moraes, the London based designer and entrepreneur who created the label. As an independent boutique owner, Nadia spent many years sourcing pieces for her shops and was inspired to launch her own collection by the lack of affordable, beautiful and stylish clothing available. Ultra feminine, vintage inspired and quintessentially ‘English’, Darling’s unique brand identity is behind the success and popularity. But it’s not all about the English Vintage Looks, subtle design details in the clothing highlight an independent edge that is valued by the Darling retail network and worn with personal passion by the women who eagerly await each season’s new approach and exciting range. Darling offers affordable luxury product with an emphasis on quality and attention to detail. Celebrity ‘Darlings’ include Kelly Brook, Anna Friel, Peaches Geldof, Fearne Cotton and Holly Willoughby, and Darling has graced the pages of Elle, Marie Claire, Grazia, Look as well as featuring on shows including X Factor, GMTV and Celebrity Juice.
Emmy is a freshly-baked clothing line for all colourful women! Emmy stands for feminine, well-fitted garments that embrace and enhance the female shape – just like in the good old days! The idea is that the clothes not be completely retro-spective, but still take inspiration from the time prior to the age of unisex-fashion. We don´t do trends, we would rather celebrate each womans´ unique beauty by timeless design, independent of the mass production of the major clothing chains. Emmy wants to slow down the pace of fashion and make clothes with style and quality that last as long as you´d like! We want to reclaim the star quality in fashion, and dissociate ourselves from todays´ throwaway culture with its´ negative environmental effects. Our goal is that each one of our garments should have the potential to be your new favourite piece!
Fever was launched in 1996 and has evolved into a worldwide retail and wholesale business within UK, Europe and Internationally. We provide strong and current collections for modern and stylish women to provide something alternative and fresh. Our fabrics and patterns are of the highest quality as we aim to provide an excellent service from start to finish! Fever’s individual style is inspired by beautiful, vintage silhouettes and memorable prints, designed with a contemporary edge. Stylish and timeless collections to see you through every season.
Gracia Fashion is the true success story. Joyce Kim launched the women’s clothing label in 1998. Her husband, Ray, and sister, Sara, joined the Gracia team, making the brand a true family-run business. The label name, Gracia, was inspired by the Spanish culture during their time in South America. Today, Gracia Fashion is a recognisable brand in the international fashion scene. The label has been featured in Instyle, Lucky, Cosmopolitan, Latina, WWD Magazine, People Magazine, Life & Style Magazine and others. Their dresses have also been worn by many famous artists and mediatic people such as the contestants of the Miss Universe Pageant. Gracia continues, season after season, to create innovative styles that inspire fashion trends and gain the admiration of stylish women around the world.
Educated at the London College of Fashion. Surface Textiles graduate, Lynnja Wang has worked for some of the major international fashion labels; Matthew Williamson in London, Anna Sui, Rebecca Taylor and Catherine Malandrino in New York. Describing her style as “quirky chic”, the Chinese-born designer established her own label in London in 2011. “I always want to dress women beautifully. However, pretty things bore me easily. Therefore, I play beauty with a “twist”. Fabric plays a very important role in Lynnja Wang’s design. She describes her research process as ‘to listen to the fabric, listen carefully to what they say’. All the secrets whisper between different materials, and lead their way through the whole collection. Her designs give a hint of elegance. They are not marked by seasons and can be worn again and again for years. They are both whimsical yet wearable, and pretty without being prissy.
Libby London is a clothing brand for career girls who want to dress appropriately for the office without compromising on style. The label was set up by ex investment banker Libby Hart to fill a gap in the market for stylish womens workwear. The right office outfit can give you the extra confidence boost you need to progress up the career ladder. Our dresses are classic, sophisticated and office appropriate, with sleeves, hemlines and necklines that flatter rather than reveal.
The story of Lucy Paris began in 1997 as a wholesale apparel brand for women, based in the fashion capital of the world – Paris. Inspired by contemporary culture and iconic European styles, Lucy Paris passionately creates sophisticated and easy-to-wear garments to give women the confident, sexy, and expressive look that they each deserve.
The ambitions of making women feel beautiful through fashion has since transformed Lucy Paris into a worldwide brand that exists in retail boutiques all across Europe, Asia, and the Americas. Today Lucy Paris is recognized as a high-quality producer of women’s tops, bottoms, dresses, and outerwear. Join Lucy Paris in celebrating the beauty of women through fashion.
Mirage bags give the inspiring fashionista a slice of the action by cleverly reproducing a three dimensional illusion of high fashion iconic totes by printing on supreme quality, and hard wearing 600D nylon, with top quality zips and fittings. Giving the illusionary effect that you have a lot more on your arm than it seems, retailing at around £25 it will entice the customer to buy into more than one seasonal trend – ideal for these post luxury recessionary times.
MK Barcelona, a contemporary and romantic fashion Collection, packed with timeless pieces and the latest must-haves, and according to women’s desires, with elegant and relaxed shapes. Our priority is always the style above the trends and quality and comfort without pretensions.
Ruby Belle is a fresh collection inspired by the silhouettes of the 1950s. The range includes dresses and separates in vibrant tones and quirky prints, designed to brighten up even the greyest of winter days. Using prints inspired by vintage fabric sourced from around the world, the Ruby Belle collection features versatile designs with a flattering and feminine look.
Naturally grown bamboo, cotton, wool and hemp are special. They’re not only free from harmful pesticides and chemicals, they’re often softer, stronger. And they’re always far kinder to the environment. (Amazing, right?) That’s why we only use these fabrics to craft our clothing. And we only ever get them from responsible sources.