A preview of the full Burberry Spring/Summer 2013 campaign. Directed by Christopher Bailey and shot by Mario Testino, the campaign features a British cast including Romeo Beckham, Cara Delevingne, Edie Campbell, Charlotte Wiggins, Charlie France, Alex Dunstan and Max Rendell. Burberry Chief Creative Officer Christopher Bailey stated Continue reading
British fashion house Burberry’s “The Britain” watch celebrates 158 years of the London-based brand, and marks the company’s first venture into the luxury watch market utilizing an automatic movement. The watches are inspired by the iconic Burberry trench as well as British design, with the rounded octagonal shape of the face taken from the D-ring closure on the famous coats. The color palette also follows the brand’s classic design-scheme. Burberry’s chief creative director describes it as, “The Britain represents all that Burberry stands for today as a brand built on design, innovation and function… from the D-rings and trench coloured dials, to these strong bolts that hold the case and protect the movement from the Continue reading
A look at the full runway show from Burberry Prorsum for Fall/Winter 2012 . Creative Director Christopher Bailey showed a collection called The Gentleman, which took its inspiration from city-to-country dressing and focussed on the notion of being polite and charming to capture the British spirit. Impeccable cuts and typically English materials, quirky details in ties, tweed caps, neat blazers and geometrical prints, patterns and animal motifs on shirts, sweaters, plain brogues, mustard week-end bags and the classic Burberry cropped jackets and duck headed umbrellas for which I’m very excited about. The impeccable attention to detail complimented with sharp tailoring,eye-catching accessories infused the clothes added class and playful embroidered knitwear that gave the collection a quintessentially English touch and illustrated what has made the brand such a go to for so many young trendsetters.
Burberry Prorsum releases their pre-fall 2012 lookbook enlist Charlie France to front the collection. Under the direction of Burberry creative chief officer Christopher Bailer, the collection features classic pieces from the labels signatures trenches and accessories paving for a classical sense . For the new season rustic hues of pewter grey, mahogany, dark cedar brown appears to be central in terms of color paletter.Waist cinched with bow belts and bags are art deco inspired with abstract prints. Knitted sweaters with animal drawings brings whimsical touch to a well-executed balanced collection. Continue reading