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Independent voices from the TWT Communities
After an exhilarating Olympic summer, the party in London is just beginning for the fashion crowd.
London turned its attention from the Olympics to the catwalk Friday as fashion designers, buyers and journalists flooded into the British capital for the spring 2013 previews.
"London is a melting pot of design talent and 2012 feels like a very exciting time to be showing in the city," said Ruth Chapman, co-founder of Matches, a high-end British fashion retailer.
"The trouser suit for day and evening, a move away from the platform heel, and a continuation of the trend for sport luxe," she said.