London's calling, and the message is fashion! With Buckingham Palace's announcement of its upcoming public garden-side runway shows, details are trickling in of who and what we can expect to see beginning July 11.
Catwalk presentations, which are a highlight of the Coronation Festival's multiday agenda, will feature four thematically organised shows. The lineups, intended to showcase the last 60 years in British fashion, include:
Confirmed brands include Henry Poole & Co., Hunter Boots, and what would a royal event be without Kate Middleton's go-to designer, Alice Temperley? Unveiling her sketches (above) for a duo of Anglophile-approved exclusives from her Somerset collection for John Lewis, Temperley explained, "we drew on British heritage and tradition." The tartan cape and high-waist trousers will walk alongside the Spring 2014 Somerset by Alice Temperley collection and other John Lewis in-house labels. G-d save the fashion!