Burberry Prorsum`s fall/winter collection is exploring the worlds of Ben Nicholson, Christopher Wood, Lucian Freud and Duncan Grant.
Fabrics range from hand-painted leather and suedes, London map and iconic
landmark prints, lightweight silks, cashmeres to wools.
The colours are charcoal, stone, ink blue, brilliant navy, bottle green, dark
plum, bitter chocolate, camel, honey and dark tangerine.
Silhouettes include lightweight trench coats, lightweight and oversize cabans,
relaxed chesterfields, sheepskin jackets, Fisherman’s rib cardigans,
oversize artists’ shirts and Fisherman vests.
It introduced the St Ives bag in hand-painted leather and
suede, British-woven blankets and authentic rugs, hand-painted
printed silk squares, equestrian blanket scarves, rubber-soled burnished
leather brogues and Welsh-knitted Fair Isle socks.
The show was held in London’s Kensington Gardens.
Sivu played a live set as guests
arrived at the custom-built show space on East Albert Lawns, followed
by a performance by British musician George Ezra after the show.