An ode to many British things but jumbled up lovingly with lots of aplomb and pageantry in a memorable Burberry fashion show. Seconds after the final, the jury was in. The verdict? This was a proper, red-hot hit.
If there is a single biggest reason fashion insiders come to London then it must be to see the latest show by JW Anderson, whose star designer Jonathan Anderson is having a very busy week – even by his standards.
Leave it to Marc Jacobs to finish of a quiet New York season with the fashion week’s most inventive show. Voluminous tropical versions of classic Jacobs cuts and styles, topped by remarkable Stephen Jones headgear.
New York Fashion Week wrapped Wednesday in an explosion of glowing colors, greater in-roads into diversity, designers still pondering the point of the runway and younger talent given a chance to shine.