Posted by Talita Zoe / London / inWe Loveon November 26, 2013
I was first introduced to the Maison Martin Margiela collection in 96′ by fashion agent/pr Kate Monkton. Kate advised us that it was a collection we had to see.So we made the appointment and on our next buying trip to Paris had an appointment with Axel Keller the Sales Director.
Posted by Paul Sexton / London / inWe Loveon November 22, 2013
Created a whimsical delicate off white lace dress
A standout collections for resort14, soon to hit the stores has to by Giambattista Valli. The resort collection was exceptional! My favourite part of the collection is the beautiful floral printed pieces. It is stunning and very special. Also I loved the super chic luxuriously appliquéd off [...]
Posted by Paul Sexton / London / inWe Loveon October 31, 2013
I was invited to Portugal Fashion and Brand Up Spring Summer 2014 in Porto, Portugal’s Fashion Week. The event was over 3 days and situated at Alfândega do Porto, a beautiful baroque building on the banks of the river Douro.
I arrived on Thursday afternoon and met up with the rest of the International [...]
Posted by Paul Sexton / London / inWe Loveon September 13, 2013
Watch all the London Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2014 catwalk shows live here at Koh Samui.
LFW SHOW SCHEDULE SPRING/SUMMER 2014
Friday 13th September 09:30 Bora Aksu BFC Courtyard Show Space LIVE 10:00 Fyodor Golan WC1: 280 High Holborn 11:00 FELDER FELDER WC2 11:00 – 13:00 Ostwald Helgason See Invitation PN 12:00 J. JS Lee BFC [...]
Posted by Paul Sexton / London / inWe Loveon September 5, 2013
Watch all the Mercedes Benz Fashion Week New York runway shows live here at Koh Samui
September 05 9AM NICHOLAS K at STUDIO 10AM BCBGMAXAZRIA at THEATRE 11AM RICHARD CHAI at STAGE 1PM SUPIMA at STUDIO 2PM TADASHI SHOJI at STAGE 2:30-3:30PM CANDELA at BOX 3PM DESIGUAL at THEATRE 5PM MARISSA WEBB at STUDIO 6PM THE ART INSTITUTE OF [...]
Posted by Paul Sexton / London / inWe Loveon August 6, 2013
I remember when Penelope Cruz first came in to shop at Koh Samui, she certainly had wow factor! Penelope could easily have had the leading role in her first directing debut for her and her sister Monica Cruz debut collection called L’Agent for Agent Provocateur. I suppose directing the video, designing the collection and taking the leading [...]
Posted by Paul Sexton / London / inWe Loveon June 25, 2013
My friend Justyna is getting married next month. I’m assisting Justyna’s best friend Justyna also a friend of mine to find the perfect vintage dress for her to wear to the wedding. The wedding season has arrived! Below are my selection of beautiful dresses for wedding guests.
Posted by Talita Zoe / London / inWe Loveon May 1, 2013
Ewin Blumenfeld was born in Berlin in 1897 he is regarded as one of the most influential photographer’s of the Twentieth Century. An experimenter and innovator, he produced an extensive body of work throughout his thirty-five year career including black and white nudes, celebrity portraiture, advertising campaigns and his renowned fashion photography. He took more [...]
Posted by Marika Callangan / Manila / inWe Loveon April 17, 2013
Spring/Summer 2010 was the year Alexander McQueen shocked the world with his translation of an amphibian alternate world. Since then, the memory of that particular show still remains etched in the memory of many worldwide. Some have attempted on carrying on McQueen’s legacy by producing collections of thought-provoking and highly eccentric [...]
Posted by Paul Sexton / London / inWe Loveon April 3, 2013
Markus Lupfer talks to Vogue.com editor Dolly Jones about his rise to fashion stardom and Markus also talks about how we at (Koh Samui (Paul Sexton / Talita Zoe) were the first store to discover him and his amazing talent before he had his own line. We bought his graduation collection.
Posted by Rachel Fagiano / New York / inWe Loveon March 31, 2013
Spring is finally, shyly showing her face here in NYC. During this time of year I am usually hesitant to invest heavily in new clothes, due to the fickle nature of the weather. However, I do feel the need to embrace the changing season in my wardrobe and, for that, I turn to [...]
Posted by Marika Callangan / Manila / inWe Loveon March 29, 2013
Let’s face it: Winter has become a long and painful drag and if anything, summer is the cure to ease our winter blues and is the heart of what we long for. And while the weather doesn’t seem to be looking up any time soon, it doesn’t hurt to prepare [...]
Posted by Marika Callangan / Manila / inWe Loveon March 22, 2013
Beginning this post is the full show of designer Iris Van Herpen’s, our designer focus for this piece, Voltage collection, part and highly acclaimed in the recent Haute Couture S/S 2013 -14 fashion shows.
Haute Couture has never been more artistically intelligent as Dutch designer Iris Van Herpen. Season after season, the crowd is [...]
Posted by Rachel Fagiano / New York / inWe Loveon March 21, 2013
Celia Birtwell has recently teamed up with Uniqlo to produce a collaborative project melding her textile print expertise with the brand’s clothing offerings. Birtwell, who created many of the iconic prints used by the designer Ossie Clark in the 60′s and 70′s, is re-imagining her extensive archive of patterns for the collection.
Posted by Sascha Vine / Brighton / inWe Loveon March 19, 2013
Prepare to fall head first into a floral frenzy, as this spring summer 13 is bursting with blossoming prints, flowery lace and 3D embellishments. Have your wish-list at the ready as I reveal to you our must-have dresses of the season.
MCQ Alexander MCQueen Printed Rose Petal Bust Pleat Dress
Posted by Marika Callangan / Manila / inWe Loveon March 18, 2013
Milan Fashion Week is world-renowned for bringing forth legions of affluence and paramount designs season after season. They’re distinct compared to other cities and these cities’ respective fashion weeks because Milan creates and maintains this air of imperial regale that is a part of their esteemed culture. With this in mind, the [...]
Posted by Rachel Fagiano / New York / inWe Loveon March 15, 2013
Josep Font, at the end of last year stepped down from his eponymous label–dedicated to beautifully constructed clothing with an Art Nouveau sensibility. The design house has won numerous awards, including the L’Oréal Prize for Best Collection at the Cibeles Fashion Show as well as accolades from the New York Times, calling Font “Spain’s breakout [...]
Posted by Marika Callangan / Manila / inWe Loveon March 15, 2013
Perhaps the trend vastly spreading across web pages among bloggers and self-stylists is the infectious tide hailing from the Spring/Summer 2013 collections. You’ll most likely catch a bunch of these bloggers eagerly throwing away their coats in place of iconoclastic printed shorts. It’s a time when everybody’s slowly getting sick of the [...]
Posted by Paul Sexton / London / inWe Loveon March 14, 2013
We at Koh Samui are loving Charlotte Olympia’s spring summer 2013 collection, so have selected our favourite items from this seasons collection. Cordwainers graduate Charlotte Dellal’s collections are becoming more beautiful with each season, so be sure to secure your favourite piece before all those celebrity followers Charlotte has.
Posted by Talita Zoe / London / inWe Loveon March 14, 2013
For this Spring Summer 2013 season we are seeing a riot of prints and wild coloured trousers. Made with beautiful baroque fabrics they are getting a makeover with an array of prints including floral, psychedelic, animal and geometric. You can also indulge yourself with wonderful hand-drawn and digitally reworked art, in mesmerising prints, silk and [...]
Posted by Sascha Vine / Brighton / inWe Loveon March 12, 2013
Interview with Costume Designer Stacey Berman
“Electrick Children” features some costume’s definitely worth talking about! Luckily enough for me I had the pleasure of speaking with visionary behind these Mormon-chic creations- please allow me to introduce to you costume designer; Stacey Berman, as she shares her inspirations behind her stunning creations, not to [...]
Posted by Marika Callangan / Manila / inWe Loveon March 10, 2013
Perhaps the reverberating theme for makeup among designers this season revolves around the “Barely There” concept. Makeup artists have honed the looks to encourage a more mature and sophisticated appeal whilst retaining strong femininity and emphasizing genuine features. It seems simple: The key lies on emphasizing one particular facial [...]