OnlOff Presents A/W 2010

Judging by the announcements coming through we're pretty confident that this seasons London Fashion Week will be a great mix of visual's, shows and presentation. For On|Off's 13th season On|Off Presents Mr + Mr, Txel Mirras, Samantha Cole and Derek Lawlor are the four fashion talents hand picked by On|Off’s Fashion Director Claire Ginzler waiting to be styled by LOVE magazine’s Anders Thomsen. The OnlOff website has mini interviews, actually more quotes than interviews which we though made a little light reading in the lead up to the presentations on the 18th February.

Samantha Cole
What's ON? .. Art meets fashion meets technology... so ON!!.. (utterly, completely, totally ON!)
What's OFF? .. Floral's (sad to hear that, we still love flowers, oh and horse prints)

Liverpudlian Samantha Cole international award winning designer Best Womenswear Designer during New York Fashion Week for her S/S 09 Collection. Making noise in NY fusing art, fashion and technology.

Derek Lawlor
What's ON? .. Investment pieces- true timeless classics
What's OFF? .. Men in Ugg boots.. (how did that happen?? would have to agree with that!)

Derek Lawlor Contemporary knitwear designer graduate from MA Fashion Knitwear course at Central Saint Martins. Lawlor's A/W 2009 collection was inspired by the costume of war. He's homed in the focus to Japanese body armour, layering materials into cool shapes and textures.

Mr + Mr
What's ON?.. Smokey and the Bandit... (love that movie)
What's OFF? ..Skinny boys in skinny jeans (too right!)

Love the name Mr + Mr are East London based, bespoke contemporary jewellery label that has a lateral collaborative spirit about them. Taking on the roles of designer, stylist through to art director for brands and celebs including Harvey Nichols, Swarovski, Topshop, Urban Outfitters, Mz Dynamite Magazine, Wrangler, Frankie Goes To Hollywood and Nintendo.

Txell Miras
" What's ON? .. Being yourself.. What's OFF? .. Follow the leader"

Txell Miras are based in Barcelona, too date they've been shortlisted in the LICC (London International Creative Competition), won the Lancome best designer of the year award and appeared in the final of the Mango Fashion Awards.

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