With the year drawing to a close Lulu has looked back over the last twelve months and selected her highlights from 2012: from the Valentine’s collaboration with The Hotel Métropole Monte-Carlo in February; to launching the Uniqlo UT range in April; designing a charity bag for the Friends of the Royal Marsden in May; to receiving an Honorary Doctorate from the London College of Fashion in July; to collaborating with Disney to create a Minnie Mouse bag for London Fashion Week in September; to appearing on America’s Next Top Model in October and in December launching the eye clutch in partnership with graffiti artist Fin DAC.
This Sunday 3rd December Lulu worked with The Byrne Notice, a US fashion and lifestyle website, to host an intimate Sunday Roast at the Whitehall in New York.
This Christmas Lulu has collaborated with online gallery Beautiful Crime and artist Fin DAC with every clutch comes with a hand sprayed poster by Fin DAC and personally singed by Lulu herself and Fin DAC.
Photographer and filmmaker William Klein has been one of Lulu’s inspirations for many years, a huge fan of his ironic approach and unsual photographic techniques.
Lulu’s favourite fashion illustrator is David Downton, renowned for his couture show drawings and elegant portraits. Lulu often draws inspiration from his vintage illustrations for her designs.
The Lulu Guinness press team have just returned from New York and wanted to share with us their top tips from the Big Apple.
The Somerset House skating ring opens its doors today, a sign that the holiday season is upon us. As one of Lulu’s favourite places to visit during the festive period, she loves everything they have to offer and this year is no different.
Lulu has a library of books she takes inspiration and references from in her London studio. In today’s Lulu Loves we bring you details of a new book by one of Lulu’s favourite photographers that is launching today.
Lulu Loves today features the songstress Emeli Sande, who Lulu has been listening to constantly since her stunning performance at the Olympic closing ceremony. She has had a fantastic year winning three Mobo awards and also having one of the biggest selling albums.
Located in the heart of Notting Hill, Portobello Market has long since been one of Lulu’s favorite inspirational destinations, with a wide variety of treasures on offer, from clothes and jewellery to food and antiques.