As many would unadmittingly agree winter dressing can cover a multitude of sins – such as those extra pounds piled on over Christmas combined with a slightly lax routine on the hair removal front. A brief look at the opening shows at London Fashion Week however will convey a somewhat alternative picture. The message for next autumn/winter thus far is super-short, body-hugging and flesh revealing – courtesy of some modestly placed cut-outs.
Designers it seems are determined to keep us at the gym post summer – a notion Sass & Bide adhered to with practically every outfit clinging to every curve. In keeping with their design ethos the Australian duo revealed sexy diva meets tribal references in monochrome shades. Shoulder details remained key as did elaborate neckpieces and mirrored embellishments.