ACNE STUDIOS UNDERWEAR AVAILABLE NOW
Oct17

ACNE STUDIOS UNDERWEAR AVAILABLE NOW

The Acne Studios underwear collection launched yesterday.  The new underwear collection for both men and women, is made from the finest Pima cotton and with signature Acne Studios detailing.  Four different styles for men – boxer, normal brief, high waist brief and shorts – and two different briefs for women – normal and high waist – are being introduced. The subtle tones range from sand, putty and military green to classic black and...

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FD LOVES: DEAR FRANCES BOOTS
Oct14

FD LOVES: DEAR FRANCES BOOTS

It’s that time of year when we come to rely on the staple of all winter wardrobe staples: the boot. So, with autumn/winter 2014 in full swing, will you opt for knee-high suede or an ankle grazing leather? All of the above please, as they say, variety is the spice of life!  Dear Frances designs strong yet feminine collections for the urban romantic, reflecting the aesthetic of designer Jane Frances. Each pair of shoes is...

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HYPE X THE SIMPSONS COLLAB
Oct14

HYPE X THE SIMPSONS COLLAB

This month street wear brand HYPE. release a unique collection in collaboration with The Simpsons!  The HYPE x The Simpsons collab includes a quirky selection of t-shirts, vests, sweats, shorts and joggers in casual fits and also a backpack and bucket hat. Exhibiting a combination of signature HYPE. iconography presented in vivid colourways coupled with distinguishable character designs, such as Homer, Bart and the rest of the family;...

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AMAZON HAVE THIS SEASON’S COAT SHOPPING WRAPPED UP!
Oct13

AMAZON HAVE THIS SEASON’S COAT SHOPPING WRAPPED UP!

Let’s face it, we’ve officially entered coat weather, it couldn’t be more perfect timing for Amazon to launch its AW14 Coat Edit, a hand selected edit of its key outerwear pieces for the season from brands including Boss Orange, Tommy Hilfiger, Great Plains, French Connection, Esprit, and Levi’s. The edit features approximately 400 men’s coats and 400 women’s coats, all sold directly by Amazon.co.uk. The edit is a...

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COMPETITION: A BUNDLE OF FILMS FROM CURZON CINEMA
Oct09

COMPETITION: A BUNDLE OF FILMS FROM CURZON CINEMA

Shit weather, soaked ankle boots, f*d up hair; winter is physically rearing it’s ugly head – this means warm nights in on the sofa with a good DVD right? RIGHT!!! On that note we have the perfect giveaway / competition for you *insert jazz hands here* courtesy of Curzon Film World.  A stylish bundle of DVDs is up for grabs for one lucky winner! Scatter My Ashes At Bergdorf’s “Practically every industry heavyweight...

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SPICE UP YOUR LIFE WITH PETITS BISOUS
Oct08

SPICE UP YOUR LIFE WITH PETITS BISOUS

With the release of the much-anticipated 50 Shades of Grey movie looming, Petits Bisous are encouraging you to channel your inner Anastasia by raunchy-ing up your underwear drawer!   Based in the heart of Chelsea, the Petits Bisous boutique is a haven for lovers of beautiful lingerie.  Their collections range from simply gorgeous everyday essentials to the ultimate fantasy outfit, with every kind of seductive lingerie you can imagine...

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LANVIN I LOVE YOU – MAKING OF VIDEO
Oct07

LANVIN I LOVE YOU – MAKING OF VIDEO

Under the helm of artistic director Alber Elbaz, Lanvin is now one of the powerhouses of Paris fashion, and his respectful nod to the origins and founding aesthetic of Lanvin is tempered by an unrivaled, transformative energy that has created a new, youthful audience for the house. One of the pillars of Elbaz’s work, apart from staging dynamic runway presentations, is a unique way of presenting his designs in the windows of Lanvin...

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MULBERRY NAMES NEW BAG AFTER IT’S LONDON HOME
Oct07

MULBERRY NAMES NEW BAG AFTER IT’S LONDON HOME

There’s no stopping Mulberry, after the huge launch of their Cara Delevingne collection last month, the British luxury fashion brand have released a new bag from the Autumn Winter 2014 Capsule Collection. The Kensington, named after the location of Mulberry’s London headquarters, is a modern interpretation of a casual drawstring satchel finished with refined detailing and beautiful leather options. The shape, based on a classic...

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CURRENTLY OBSESSED: CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN CABO PUMPS
Oct06

CURRENTLY OBSESSED: CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN CABO PUMPS

The Christian Louboutin Cabo‘s are pure love at first sight.  The point-toe pumps are an update of the So Kate pumps,  crafted in Italy from glossy black leather, they’re embellished with multicoloured glass beads at the toe (reminiscent of fun fair ground lights, don’tcha think?).  Wear with…  STRIPED SWEATER : JOSEPH OX BLOOD LEATHER SKIRT : RIVER ISLAND AUBERGINE BAG : M2MALLETIER PALE PINK PEA COAT :...

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LAST SESSIONS OF THE TIMBERLAND LAB SERIES
Oct02

LAST SESSIONS OF THE TIMBERLAND LAB SERIES

Here at Freak Deluxe, our ethos is “why be like someone else, when you can be you”; which is why we love the LAB over in the Timberland Flagship store on Regent St, London.  You’ll remember we told you about the new re-designed store launch here, this Saturday 4th October and 1st of November are the last artist sessions for the #inmyelement LAB series. This week artist Matt Bromley will be in-store painting his...

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FD LOVES: ASOS WHITE AW14
Oct02

FD LOVES: ASOS WHITE AW14

  The ASOS White AW14collection has launched online, and we have to say, we love pretty much everything in the lookbook – and after sifting through the collection online, pretty much everything there too!! Our ultimate faves are the navy leather joggers, chunky longline cardigan, and the grey/blue mohair coat. Shop the ASOS White collection here  ...

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MAGICIAN TROY PRACTICES ACUPUNCTURE FOR FRENCH CONNECTION VOGUE FASHION’S NIGHT OUT
Oct02

MAGICIAN TROY PRACTICES ACUPUNCTURE FOR FRENCH CONNECTION VOGUE FASHION’S NIGHT OUT

In celebration of Vogue Fashion’s Night Out French Connection held a night of magic with internationally acclaimed magician Troy. Made in Chelsea’s, Rosie Fortescue played glamorous assistant to Troy in the one of his most exciting tricks to date.  The infamous ‘acupuncture’ act saw Rosie lay on a bed of nails miraculously unharmed. London based singer Delilah also attended, taking a break from recording her second studio album set...

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NEW BALANCE 576 MUSIC REVIEW PACK
Oct01

NEW BALANCE 576 MUSIC REVIEW PACK

As we like to say “new season, new reason…” to update your kicks! It’s our justification for shopping most time of the year. New Balance have just dropped their latest Made in the UK shoe pack, the 576 Music Review Pack, this pack pays homage to Britain’s musical heritage and is available now from select stores, including End Clothing, Hanon and Wellgosh retailing at £130. The famous Made in the UK shoe packs...

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SUPERMODEL CHRISTY TURLINGTON IS THE NEXT PORTER COVER STAR
Sep30

SUPERMODEL CHRISTY TURLINGTON IS THE NEXT PORTER COVER STAR

The fifth issue of PORTER magazine hits newsstands this Friday with non other than iconic supermodel Christy Turlington on the cover.  Her elegance and effortless beauty is just mesmerising! Lucy Yeomans, Editor-in-Chief, says:  “The elegance, intelligence and sheer fervour with which Christy Turlington tackles life ­ and her charity Every Mother Counts ­ make her the perfect cover star for the Winter Issue of PORTER, which takes...

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SHOPPING SPY RELEASES EXCLUSIVE PARIS SHOPPING GUIDE
Sep30

SHOPPING SPY RELEASES EXCLUSIVE PARIS SHOPPING GUIDE

Shopping Spy launched their new insider shopping guide for one of the most sought-after shopping cities in the world: Paris. Unveiled just in time for PFW and the Christmas shopping season, the free Paris Shopping Spy guide is the perfect accompaniment for fashionistas wishing to splash the cash on a French shopping trip. Launched three years ago, MyShoppingSpy.com established itself as the premier source for fashion shopping in...

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ALSI POLAT SS15
Sep30

ALSI POLAT SS15

The inspiration behind Asli Polat SS15 collection was a new direction of sports-luxe; soft tailoring with athleticism, technical fabrics and streamlined silhouettes.  The debut collection featured luxury simplicity and clean lines converging to rework ‘old gym class’ relics, such as the classic bomber or staple sweatshirt. The New York based designer sent palozzo pants, oversized dungarees, crisp floor-skimming skirts and boxer shorts...

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AMAZON TO LAUNCH COLLABORATION WITH OSMAN FOR AW14
Sep30

AMAZON TO LAUNCH COLLABORATION WITH OSMAN FOR AW14

Amazon Fashion has announced an exclusive partnership with renowned London-based fashion designer, Osman (loved by a plethora of famous names, including Beyoncé, Emily Blunt and Gwyneth Paltrow), to launch a limited edition capsule collection for AW14. The capsule collection will be sold exclusively via Amazon’s websites across Europe. The collection includes a little black dress, unisex tuxedo style jacket, unisex Christmas knit,...

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PETER PILOTTO SS15
Sep26

PETER PILOTTO SS15

Peter Pilotto and Christopher de Vos graduated from print to craft for their SS15 collection, and we’re not quite sure how we feel about it.  One of the things this brand is famous for it it’s eye catching “love at first sight” prints; the Peter Pilotto SS15 collection features cyber florals with coils and fans of guipure lace, technical macrame, and custom dandelion jacquards with sparkling tinsel. There was a...

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FD LOVES: PUNK-A-RAMA FROM CAMBRIDGE SATCHEL
Sep25

FD LOVES: PUNK-A-RAMA FROM CAMBRIDGE SATCHEL

The Cambridge Satchel Company have launched a new collection for us animal print lovers; the Punk-A-Rama collaboration with John Dove and Molly White features their iconic leopard print in various colourways. Having introduced their infamous leopard print in the early 70’s as a reaction to the possible threat of extinction of the leopard, these iconic fluorescent coloured leopard prints originally appeared on jeans and t-shirts at the...

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ARE WE PAYING THE PRICE FOR FASHION?
Sep22

ARE WE PAYING THE PRICE FOR FASHION?

According to research 9 in 10 UK women experience pain or discomfort when wearing high heels and leave £190 worth of unworn shoes at the back of their wardrobes!!! It’s a well-known fact that women have an irrational love of shoes, happily buying a new pair without a second thought for their bulging wardrobes at home.  Research released by the makers of footcare brand COMPEED®, reveals that UK women own on average 25 pairs of shoes,...

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