I'm a little bit obsessed with wedges. Around this time last year I wanted to buy some Finsk wedges in a sample sale and I regret not doing it, big time.
Now I'm desperate to get my feet into a pair of these super-structural ones with a thick retro platform. They are so architectural and modern but with a hint of 70s funk diva which I love.
My favourite two designers from Vauxhall Fashion Scout's Ones to Watch
Trained at the RCA, started out designing menswear but launched womenswear in SS10. I love the fusion of femininity and masculine tailoring in his designs.
Born in Argentina, her AW10 collection is inspired by her roots. The designs are super-strong, super-modern, but with a tribal twist.
See http://www.vauxhallfashionscout.com/ for full bios and more designers.
Anthony Vaccarello's Autumn/Winter 10 collection.
In his own words "A strong woman with failure behind her. A woman who is smiling but her eyes are brimming with tears"
(images from http://anthonyvaccarello.blogspot.com/)
Carrie Cooper's debut collection was inspired by her former neighborhood 'London Fields'. Think Charlie Chaplin’s hobo style, slashed with punk elements. She describes the label as 'boyfriend chic' - each item being reminiscent of that special piece borrowed from a loved one...