Rodarte SS16

London fashion week kicks off in a couple of days in its new Soho home – the car park on Brewer Street to be precise. Although I like the absurd juxtaposition of humdrum concrete playing host to the fashion circus, I’m concerned Soho will jam to a halt. I presume there’ll be some traffic contingency plan set in motion to cope with the massive influx. If not the place will be chaos. Setting aside my prosaic traffic worries and looking accross the pond to New York, I’m rather taken with the latest collection by Rodarte.  Kate and Laura Mulleavy, the sisters behind the brand, presented their version of unabashed romanticism for SS16, citing Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Emily Dickinson and Leonard Cohen as their inspiration. Added to the blend was 70s glam rock and a generous dose of Stevie Nicks. […]