Without doubt, the most important show of the London season has to be Grace Wales Bonner, the LVMH Prize winner of two years ago; whose fall-winter collection was a wonderful study of exile from the Caribbean.
Few designers are writing a tougher fashion vernacular than Matthew Miller who presented his latest collection on three different young Indie bands in a brick-walled club under a London railway bridge on Friday night.
The arrival of January means that talk turns to detoxing, but when it comes to skincare, there is only one way to do it this year. Charcoal is fast becoming a mainstream beauty trend, thanks to a slew of new launches.
H&M will unveil another new brand next year with e-tail and pop-up label Nyden. It will be a launch with a twist as the Millennial-focused brand goes for co-creation, authenticity and speed - but not 'fast fashion'.
The 2018 Winter Olympics are almost here, and while the world's best athletes psych themselves up for February, some of the biggest fashion designers in the industry are putting the finishing touches to their outfits.