By Tamsin Blanchard
From shoe aficionado Nicholas Kirkwood’s debut hacker-theme runway show, to Anya Hindmarch’s lighter-than-air cloud installation, Kiko Kostandinov’s womenswear showcase to Halpern’s heady glamour, we present the Wallpaper* pick of London Fashion Week Women’s S/S 2019…
Anya Hindmarch: The designer installed perhaps the world’s biggest beanbag inside Banqueting House in Whitehall. Underneath its magnificent Rubens ceiling, guests were invited to leap onto the giant chubby cloud and take some well-earned rest as Zebedee Soanes – an announcer and newsreader for BBC Radio 4 – read the latest shipping forecast.
The designer amped up his eco-friendly activism for S/S 2019 experimenting with Econyl, a nylon created from recycled nylon and using sumptuous silk from the Italian manufacturer Taroni.