Bora aksu news and archive
Video: Bora Aksu SS22 collection
In this video, fashion brand Bora Aksu has presented its SS22 collection at London Fashion Week (LFW). Watch the video below. Video: FF Channel via YouTube Photo credit: Denim Jeans Observer, Facebook
24 Sep 2021
LFW SS22: Bora Aksu
For this season’s collection, Bora Aksu presented an overload of taffeta throughout his signature exaggerated silhouettes, in a range of eccentric tea dresses and bold two-piece looks. Within the collection, Bora Aksu offers up a striking colour scheme of bright pinks and blues among vivid greens and yellows. Layered silk taffeta lies at the...
17 Sep 2021
Five highlights from digital London Fashion Week
In another season, during another time, London Fashion Week would have been brimming with international press, buyers, influencers and notable industry folk. Front row catwalks would be celebrity-heavy and London abuzz with parties and events for its biannual fashion outing. Unlike in September, the February catwalks were shown entirely digital...
2 Mar 2021
Video: Bora Aksu at LFW
In this video, Turkish fashion design Bora Aksu has presented his FW21 collection at London Fashion Week (LFW). Watch the video below. Do you want to see more FW21 clothing collections? Click here to view the FashionUnited Marketplace. Video: BoraAksuStudio via YouTube Photo credit: London Fashion Week
25 Feb 2021
LFW: What a catwalk show looks like during a pandemic
Fashion week during a global pandemic is a little surreal. In an instant, a five-day London Fashion Week schedule, usually packed with back-to-back catwalk shows and presentations, is literally just a handful life events to accommodate social-distancing and ensuring Covid-19 safety. While most have opted for a digital viewing of their...
21 Sep 2020
Backstage make-up at London Fashion Week
Behind the scenes at London Fashion Week an army of make-up artists frantically apply finishing touches to models before they stride out onto the catwalk. Time is running out before Turkish designer Bora Aksu's show and the models are not yet ready to face the flashbulbs. "We need everyone to speed up!" shouts Janeen Witherspoon, the chief...
20 Sep 2017
In picture: Match Made in HEL
Fashion designers including London-based Bora Aksu took over Helsinki Airport with a one-of-a-kind fashion show on the airport's runway, to promote the Finnish airports convenient transfers between Europe and Asia. Organised by Finnair and Finavia, the catwalk show feature seven top designers from Europe and Asia, with London Fashion Week...
1 Jun 2016
LFW SS15: Bora Aksu
Turkish-born designer Bora Aksu showcased a spring/summer 2015 collection dominated by feminine details including lace, appliqué and cut-out work on silks, tulles, and organza separates and playful dresses. Inspired by the delicacy of paper dolls and the grace and power of ballerina Maria Taglioni, the SS15 ‘A Dancer With Wings’ collection was...
15 Sep 2014
LFW: Bora Aksu AW14
For Autumn/Winter 2014, Turkish designer Bora Aksu was inspired by his mother, her life as a teenager at board school, and used the letters she wrote to friends and her drawings as the starting point for his collection. It was romantic, feminine, with a hint of nostalgia with the models strutting down the catwalk with ribboned plaits to showcase...
19 Feb 2014
LFW: Bora Aksu SS13
Entitled the ‘Modern Queen’ the Bora Aksu’s spring/summer 2013 collection was inspired by 19th century Queen of Romania, Marie, who was Queen Victoria’s granddaughter, and saw models take to the catwalk in knitted crowns. The collection featured a range of printed chiffon dresses with three-quarter sleeves in a refreshing colour palette of pale...
17 Sep 2012