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What's Up London Fashion Week Special

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London fashion week, presentingspring/ summer 2021 collectionsboth digital and physical,took place from 17th to 22nd septemberand opened with the burberry showits artistic director, riccardo tisciwanted to provide a physical experience, for a digital audience,titled ‘in bloom’staged in a forest in england,models dress in mirrored cabinsand go straight out to walk between the treesa sort of procession - performancecreated in collaboration with artist anne imhofand the artist-musician eliza douglasalways in naturebut this time in the legendary ‘epping forest’ in greater londonfor the designer erdemwho parades heroinesinspired by the historical romance ‘volcano lover’written by susan sontag in 1992for halpern, where it is often a questionof dance and movementwe attend a photoshoot of ‘real people’who talk about their work during the pandemicfrom a train conductorto someone working in intensive careall dressed in the latest michael halpern creationsfor molly goddardone all white room, one central podiumwhere the models parade,camera following them backstagevolume and poetry never lackingwith a focus on large, voluminous skirts,knitted and striped sweaters and cardigans,wedged mules and clogswe follow designer christopher kanein his studio workshophe has not stopped painting since lockdown beganwe even discover his self-portraitand some clothes taken directly from his paintingssome parts of which have been finished by hand