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Garcon Jon Leading The Way in Street Style for 10 Years

 

 

 

 

 

 

Working with Jonathan Daniel Pryce aka Garcon Jon has not only been a privilege, but has also given us the opportunity to see his beautiful photography up close.

The ’10 Years of Street Style’ exhibition hosted by Vogue Hommes on 9 June, was a showcase of stunning visuals from Jonathan’s archive.

Curated by image-maker and fashion editor Julian Gano, the display featured an array of portrait and landscape images demonstrating the scope of Jonathan’s work.

The hardest job was trying to select our favourite!

All images by Jonathan Daniel Pryce

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Vogue Hommes presents Garcon Jon: 10 Years of Street Style

 

On Saturday 9 June, Vogue Hommes presented an exhibition of photographs by renowned fashion
photographer Jonathan Daniel Pryce.

Launching the opening day of the British Fashion Council’s London Fashion Week Men’s schedule, the event featured 10 Years of Street Style photography taken for Vogue International and published by titles including British Vogue, Vogue Paris, Vogue Italia and Vogue USA.

The exhibition was held at 13 Floral Street, Covent Garden. It was curated by renowned fashion editor
Julian Ganio, who works with brands such as Fendi, Kenzo, Sunspel, and Pringle of Scotland as well as
publications including Another Man, iD, Fantastic Man and Dazed.

Attendees of the launch event included Caroline Rush, chief executive of the British Fashion Council, Oliver Proudlock, Richard Biedel, Dougie Poynter, Marcus Butler, Ryan Barrett and Vanessa White.

Drinks were provided by Don Papa Rum and Peroni, with music mixed by Terry Donovan. Guests were given gift bags by David Beckham’s House99.

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Photos by Darren Gerrish/WireImage

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Dorothee Schumacher AW18 Preview

On Tuesday evening editors were invited to preview the new Autumn / Winter and Pre Fall collections from Dorothee Schumacher over cocktails and canapes.  This was followed by a busy day of drop-in appointments with editors, stylists and influencers at Brown’s Hotel.

The collections were very well received with many of the guests unable to resist a trying-on session.

The most popular pieces included the sheer tulle skirts and tops, the transparent rubber trench coats and the new eveningwear line.

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An evening of shopping and chocolate at Luisa Spagnoli

 

To launch the new Spring/Summer 2018 collection from luxury Italian fashion label Luisa Spagnoli, SCPR hosted an event at its Piccadilly store on Friday, 10 March.

Guests were invited to view the new Spring / Summer collection and watch the Chocolatier Master from the Perugina School of Chocolate create the legendary Baci Perugina.

The event attracted an enormous crowd of stylists, celebrities, influencers and customers with a number of guests making purchases on the night.

 

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Iris x The Starwhisperer

Super blogger and ex Vogue staffer The Star Whisperer hosted a story time and shopping event at the new Iris boutique in Wimbledon Village on December 8, 2017. 

Guests were invited to shop Erica’s picks of the Christmas collections and little ones were treated to story time with Lucy Reynolds who read her book Parrots Don’t Live in the City while the mum’s were able to browse and chat to Erica and the Iris team.  

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New Season Tricker’s Presentation in Jermyn Street

Tricker’s rounded out our Spring/Summer 2018 press days with a very successful event on 30 November at its Jermyn Street boutique. 

The new season was well met with press admiring the bright colors, lightweight soles, and the soft suede shoes and boots. 

The launch of Olivvia Scotch Grain leather was a particular hit as it is tanned with a 100% organic tanning agent made from olive leaves that is a by-product from olive production and benefits from lower water and energy usage, making this leather more environmental friendly.  This is exclusive to Tricker’s for two years.

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Launching Duffy S/S18

We had so much fun showing off the new season cashmere collection from Duffy New York in Camden on November 22, 2017. Guests loved the colour palette which ranged from bright knits to delicate pastel pieces. 

Influencers were invited to come and style up a look with the inhouse photographer on hand to capture this for their new Instagram feed. 

Everyone agreed that once again Duffy has reinvented the classic cashmere sweater with a modern twist.

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Dorothee Schumacher Presents Resort & SS18

The new Spring/Summer 2018 and Resort collections from Dorothee Schumacher received an enthusiastic reception at Browns Hotel on the 14th and 15th of November.  Stylists, editors, and influencers previewed the collections from the comfort of the Hellenic Suite.

Everyone fell in love with the South American Gaucho influences and versatile styling.

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Luisa Cerano S/S18 Presentation

Luisa Cerano previewed its new Spring/Summer 2018 collection on 8 November at its W1 showroom.

Editors enjoyed being walked through four new very distinct themes: Pretty & Tough, Collegiate Spirit, Colour Up, and Tropical Vibes.

The gorgeous colour palette and great styling of each theme was very well received with a number of pieces being called in for new season stories by key editors in attendance.

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SCPR loves Strictly!

We work with a lot of celebrity stylists and TV / Film production companies.  This week we had two successes!  We were thrilled to spot Claudia Winkleman looking stunning in an Aidan by Aidan Mattox dress on BBC Strictly Come Dancing and also Zoe Ball looked gorgeous in a colourful Cocoa Cashmere jumper from our client Iris on the Strictly spin off ‘It Takes Two’.  Coming soon Orlando Bloom and James Norton in Tricker’s!

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Iris Opens Four New Boutiques

Leading London independent fashion boutique IRIS is delighted to announce the opening of five new stores, having purchased all store leases from rival boutique QUESTION AIR.

The new stores will open their doors in Wimbledon Village, Barnes, Hampstead, East Dulwich and Northcote Road, Clapham adding to the brand’s existing portfolio of 4 stores around London (Chiswick, Queens Park, Clapham and Amersham).

IRIS offers a mix of stylish, easy to wear fashion, that has became a go-to destination for fashion lovers. The must have range of brands includes Ganni, Ulla Johnson, Soeur, Frame denim, APC, Masscob, MiH, Bella Freud, Jumper 1234, BA&SH, diffusion lines by Isabel Marant and Vanessa Bruno and many more.  Additionally, their own brand “By Iris” which complements and enhances the mix of bought labels.

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Working with Roque & Soul

 

We have recently been working with influencer Carlos Costa (www.roqueandsoul.com).

Carlos is a Tricker’s super-fan and had a great time in Austin, Texas modelling some of the brand’s classic brogue styles as well as some of the new season lightweight shoes which are made from castarino suede and perfect for hot climates such as Texas.

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Chinese Influencer Hu Bing Visits Tricker’s, Jermyn Street

On Friday, 9 June 2017, the Tricker’s store on Jermyn Street welcomed Chinese influencer Hu Bing for a live social media broadcast and introduction to the iconic brand.

He was on a tour of St James’s as part of his coverage of London Fashion Week Men’s.

The tour was an opportunity to showcase both the heritage and modern retail choices in St James’s.

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Working with The Fassbender

Tricker’s super fan Michael Fassbender has been getting a lot of wear of his favourite dark navy Castorino suede light weight shoes.  He’s been spotted in them on the red carpet in London for the “Assassin’s Creed” photo call, at  the premier’s  press conference in Beijing, China and on BBC News for an Alien Covenant interview.

Where will he be seen wearing them next?

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ADRIANNA PAPELL HITS THE RED CARPET @ HOUSE OF FRASER

In anticipation of the BAFTA TV Awards, ASCOT and the ‘Wedding Season’ we invited Fashion Editors, Celebrity Stylists and Influencers to the House of Fraser on London’s Oxford Street to review Adrianna Papell’s new SS17 collection and be treated to a Red Carpet make-over with YSL and AVEDA.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Tricker’s AW17 Press Day

On Tuesday 25th April, we hosted the Tricker’s AW17 press day at the brand’s historical store in the heart of St James.

Seasonal collections are still a relatively new departure for the classic Northampton-shoemakers.  This presentation featured several new men’s  ranges including one inspired by Sir Edmund Hillary and his team of intrepid explorers who climbed Everest in the 1960s.  The Himalayan range was conceived when an log book featuring the actual order by Sir Edmund and his team was discovered amongst the Tricker’s archives.  Each of the three new styles features a shearling interior, a white through on the welts and have a longer upper for protection.

Another new collection features kudu leather.  Inspired by a classic and well-loved pair of boots found at the Northampton factory, each length of kudu leather features imperfections sustained by the African antelope during its lifetime. Scratches, mosquito bites, thorns etc, all add to the patina of the fabric and ensure no pair of shoes or boots are the same.

Editors in attendance were able to view these new lines alongside the current season and the brand’s hallmark designs which have inspired shoemakers world-wide.

 

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Personal Stylist Claire Lopez Presents New Season Dorothee Schumacher

Last night at the Dorothee Schumacher boutique on Ledbury Road in Notting Hill, we attended a Summer 2017 preview event hosted by personal stylist Claire Lopez.

Claire put together a presentation on two models featuring her take on the new collection.

Sharing her tips of the trade, Claire treated the guests to some clever shopping ideas. She pulled together a series of looks featuring her own take on layering, accessorising and looks that take you from day to evening.

Guests drank pink champagne and ate co-ordinated marshmallow lollipops from Ottolenghi.

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Modest Fashion WeekLondon 18-19 February 2017

   

Last weekend SCPR attended London’s first Modest Fashion Week (LMFW), a two-day event organised by Haute Elan at the Saatchi Gallery.

Over 40 local and international brands showcased their collections on the runway and there were lots of networking opportunities.  We were impressed to see so many women from a variety of cultures and religions uniting in their universal passion for fashion.

The concept of modest dressing combines faith and fashion without compromising one’s values.  Modest fashion has become one of the fastest-growing consumer markets around the world and there is a growing network of influencers creating noise across social media.

Speaking at LMFW, Mariah Idrissi said, “This event is about diversity and showing that as much as modesty is a part of the Islamic faith, everyone is welcome to be a part of it.”

 

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Launching new American label Aidan Mattox

We are pleased to announce we have been appointed to handle the press and publicity for new American womenswear label Aidan Mattox.

The Aidan Mattox Collection launched in the USA in 2004, and offers beautiful, innovative and high fashion detailed ready to wear dresses in opulent jewel and neutral tones. Inspired by sophistication and elegance of Hollywood, it is designed with rich fabrics for sexy, glamorous and modern women.

Launching in the UK and Eire in February 2017, it is available exclusively at Harvey Nichols (Birmingham, Bristol, Dublin) and at HarveyNichols.com.

 

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Merchant Archive AW17 Showcase

Yesterday, Tuesday 21 February, SCPR hosted a presentation for luxury British fashion label Merchant Archive’s AW17 collection as part of London Fashion Week.

Hosted in London’s Soho House, the presentation included a preview of the AW17 collection as well as a screening of a film commissioned by the brand.

The Merchant Archive AW17 collection was inspired by the still life photographic work of Isabel Bannerman, a renowned plantswoman and award winning landscape designer. Her photographic work mesmerizingly captures the beauty and fragility of life, that brief moment between growth and decay.  The film reflected this by considering the alliance and the fragility of life’s delicate balance through the freedom and coming together of dance.

Constructed in French, Italian and British cloth, using trims from Germany and producing in the United Kingdom, Merchant Archive is a British brand proud to work with its European neighbours.

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Luisa Cerano SS17 Showcase

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The Spring / Summer 2017 Luisa Cerano showcase took place on 10th November at the brand’s London showroom.

The new collection was VERY well received with many positive comments.

In particular editors highlighted the breadth of the collection, the variety of colours and the quality of the fabrics used.

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Ever wondered how bespoke shoes are made?

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The following film demonstrates the craftsmanship that goes into the creation of a pair of Tricker’s bespoke shoes – a process which takes nine months!

Founded in 1829, Tricker’s is still independently owned by its founder’s family and remains one of the oldest shoemakers in England.

The Tricker’s factory in Northampton, built in 1903, resolutely preserves the same values, uncompromising standards of craftsmanship and use of honest materials that have been developed through its history.

True British craftsmanship in action.

 

 

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#Traumwelt Dorothee Schumacher 2017

This week the team escaped the rainy weather in London and flew to Berlin for the Dorothee Schumacher S/S 17 runway show. Always a highlight of Berlin Fashion Week, this season didn’t disappoint.

 

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From decoration of the stunning church where the show was held in Berlin Mitte to the soft fabrics and delicate detailing on the clothes, we were transported into Dorothee’s dreamworld inspired by the Kachina – a Native American Spirit being.

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Fantastic prints, waving ruffles and subtle slits imparted a new age of elegance: Ease.  The colour code offered a futuristic interplay between the purity of white, shades of blue and purple and electrifying metallics.  We want it all!

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Rocking Red Lips at Dorothee Schumacher

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Dorothee Schumacher hosted an event for customers at its Ledbury Road store on 9th June.

International celebrity make-up artist Sarah Reygate was on hand to demonstrate how to Rock Red Lips.

Guests were invited to preview the Pre Fall AW16 collection whilst enjoying hand massages from Natura Bisse, pink champagne and nibbles from Ottolenghi.

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Head’s Up from Dorothee Schumacher

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Remniscent of pony club rosettes, Dorothee Schumacher’s Skater Romance Headgear launching this June offers a playful way to reinvent your ponytail.

Available exclusively from Dorothee Schumacher, 66-68 Ledbury Road, London W11, £50.

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Luisa Cerano Showcase

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The Luisa Cerano Autumn / Winter 2016 showcase took place at its Wells Street showroom on Wednesday, 27 April 2016.

Highlights from all five seasonal drops were on display and the editor’s in attendance were without fail impressed by the high standard of design, cut and quality fabrics in use.

Particular favourites were the new season coats in an array of fabrics from lamb fur, cashmere, mohair and tweed.

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Tricker’s AW16 Press Day

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On Friday, 22 April 2016, SCPR hosted Tricker’s first ever seasonal press day at its Jermyn Street boutique.

Showcasing the new A/W collections including the Stow Revival boots and the TT biker boot range to the men’s and style press, the morning was a terrific success with editors from Fantastic Man, Wallpaper, Country Life and Shortlist amongst those in attendance.

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Dorothee Schumacher AW16 Preview

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The Autumn / Winter 2016 Dorothee Schumacher presentation was held at Brown’s Hotel in Mayfair on Thursday 21 April.

The collection was met with great enthusiasm.  Inspired by Frida Khalo, Stacy Peralta and the Bones Brigade at the end of the 70s, the focus was on print, detail and luxurious fabrics.


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