James Long cites Stevie Nicks, Joan Baez and Patti Smith as inspirational women. To an acid soundtrack, his girls strutted cable knit dresses, leather pants and crochet fringing, with fluid trailing backs. Go your own way.
To an moody Salem/Angelo Badalamenti soundtrack, Elliot Atkinson’s women are enigmatic with a great set of pins – the silhouettes predominantly thigh skimming, feather embellished minidresses.
Simone Rocha returned for her (strong) second Fashion East outing with floating, plexiglass heeled oxfords – shoe of the season – and a contrast of minimal tailoring made femme through a couture touch, using gauze, feathers and more.
Film excerpt from Simone Rocha