Posted on September 16, 2012
What… Christopher Raeburn. The Royal College of Art graduate and NEWGEN designer whose been making waves with his innovative yet super functional wares.
Where… At Portico Rooms, Somerset House that housed a giant leather kangaroo and bulldog mascot.
Who… The fabulous fashion Stylist crew and some very knowing industry insiders.
The collection in 5 words… Fashionable travelers take wild flight!
Playlist… The rushing sound of planes landing, taking off and in-flight.
What we loved… 1950s maps printed on silk dresses, waterproof laminated lace, parachute nylon shirt dresses and silk bicycle shorts with grosgrain ribbon.
Hero piece… Leather owl backpacks carried by hand. Twit-too!
Hair loving… Nick Irwin and TIGI creatives with a low, low ponytail that was more more hair down, less hair up.
Beauty notes… Smudged black kohl eye liner and bronzed just-travelled cheek.
Inspired by… Explorers and planes, if you hadn’t already noticed!