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Menswear Buyer Article For July

Menswear Buyer Article For July
At last, the heatwave is over. What is it with us Brits? Whatever the weather, we moan. It’s in our national psyche, like the gene for queuing. My Mayfair shop is always roasting in the summer and then we have to burn the furniture to stay warm in winter. It was on the second hottest … Continue reading Menswear Buyer Article For July →
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Simon Carter Shirts and Liberty of London

Simon Carter Shirts and Liberty of London
I feel very privileged to be given access to some archive Liberty of London designs, which I use to create some of my beautiful men’s shirts. These designs are exclusive to Simon Carter. Examples are ‘Parrot Paradise’ – an exuberant, rich, luxurious pattern, from a tiled design by William De Morgan, friend of, and supplier … Continue reading Simon Carter Shirts and Liberty of London →
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Draper’s Independents Awards – Accessories Brand Of The Year Finalist

Draper’s Independents Awards – Accessories Brand Of The Year Finalist
Shortlisted! Again! I am delighted, following our recent Draper’s finalist place for The Digital Festival in the category ‘best use of content’, to have been shortlisted for The Draper’s Independents Awards in the category ‘Accessories Brand of the Year’. The award recognises the best independent brands, retailers and agencies across the UK. I am very … Continue reading Draper’s Independents Awards – Accessories Brand Of The Year Finalist →
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Crystal Maze 2017 – Host and Contestant Outfits By Simon Carter

Crystal Maze 2017 – Host and Contestant Outfits By Simon Carter
Crystal Maze. First aired in 1990, for many of us it is a show we have grown up with. It has all the right ingredients – puzzles, peril, crystals and now Simon Carter! I have been tasked with designing the contestants’ outfits and supplying clothing for the show’s new presenter Richard Ayoade. It is a … Continue reading Crystal Maze 2017 – Host and Contestant Outfits By Simon Carter →
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