Margaret Thatcher wore Linton Tweeds

Made in Cumbria: Thatcher’s iconic image  Click here to read the full article  The iconic blue suits worn by Baroness Thatcher were produced with fabric from Carlisle’s Linton Tweeds factory.   Margaret Thatcher’s iconic blue suit Thatcher liked blue, but her fashion adviser Margaret King knew that lighter blue did not always look good on […]

London Fashion Week – John Rocha

  Hilary Alexander reviews John Rocha’s latest autumn/winter 09/10 collection at London Fashion Week… For next season, John Rocha blended his craftsman touches and organic silhouettes with a new contoured silhouette, egg-shaped and curving, which lent new emphasis to the silhouette. He opened with his familiar black, with tailored suits, coats and dresses which had […]