Sorapol’s SS12 collection cased an ungodly stir last thursday when the fashion glitterarti descended on St Georges Church. Hosted by Daniel Lismore, an array of fashionistas and London scenesters‚ from throughout the decades turned out to show their support for Sorapol Chawaphatankul’s debut collection. Style by the effervescent David Motta the show did not fail to live up to its wild expectations.
Blow Presents’ designer Jane Bowler had recently showcased in the dynamic Ventura Lamberate area in Milan at the Talking Textile Exhibition, organised by Edelkoort Exhibitions in collaborations with a wide range of multi-national fashion/textile organisations.
“After a reaction to the increasingly digital landscape of our lives, a craving for tactility and dimension has lead several designers to reconsider the role of fabrics once more… These textiles will speak loud and clear and become the fabrics of life, narrating stories, designing patterns, promoting well-being and reviving the act of creative weaving.” – Trend forecasting and design guru Lidewij Edelkoort.