London Fashion Week Trend Review

by Wolf and Whistle


 

London Fashion Week may have ended a couple of weeks ago yet fashionistas, bloggers and celebs alike are still buzzing with excitement from the UK’s biggest fashion event. This years Fashion Week was a drizzly one, but that didn’t stop the catwalks from wowing and the attendees from dressing in their very best and inspiring trends around the globe. Here are some notable trends we picked out from England’s most prestigious high-fashion extravaganza.

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RED ALL OVER

From bright tomato hues to subdued burgundy, red was all over the Catwalks at LFW, proving itself as the colour of AW13. The brave went head-to-toe in the daring shade, but if you’re less adventurous go for pops of red within a monochrome palette for a fashion-savvy look.

SEEN AT: 1. Eudon Choi 2. David Koma 3. Jonathan Saunders

SHOP THE TREND:  Classic Red Tailored Dress - £55 Lace Front Skirt Red & Black - £40  Red Big Pocket Dress - £50

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DARK ROMANCE

With digital gothic prints, full and lengthy vinyl skirts and flowing witchy sleeves, AW13 def initely delves into the dark side of fashion. Pair rich jewel tones with lots of black and experiment with daring fabrics such as velvet, patent leather and sheer netting.

SEEN AT: 1. Mary Katrantzou 2. Christopher Kane 3. Erdem

SHOP THE TREND:   Satin Gothic Fishnet Print Dress - £55  Black Chiffon Bow Blouse - £40  Embroidery Panel Dress - £45

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FLORAL REVIVAL

LFW proved that florals are here to stay! But not in the way you know them; many designers experimented with traditional florals in innovative new ways at LFW. Wear fun floral prints with clashing patterns for a truly modern London style.  

SEEN AT: 1. Temperley London 2. John Rocha 3. Clements Ribeiro

SHOP THE TREND:  Satin Summer Floral Dress - £65  Garden Print Dress - £55  Russian Floral Dress - £55

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COBALT CLASH

Jolts of electric blue were spotted all over the catwalks and street snaps of LFW. Cobalt is definitely the colour to watch in the coming months!  Stand out with a signature cobalt piece clashed with bright contrasting primary shades of red and yellow.

SEEN AT: 1. L'Wren Scott 2. Topshop Unique 3. David Koma

SHOP THE TREND: Pleated Skirt Dress - £55 

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Patience 

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All Street snap pictures are from Stylesight, Vogue and Elle.