Women's Fashion

London’s on fire

London’s young designers have figured out how to produce commercial collections without compromising their creativity. Damian Foxe picks those who strike the perfect balance.

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Bara wears linen dress, £950, and silk organza Mini Bustle underskirt, £1,200, both by Kinder Aggugini. Straw polka dot hat, £1,480, by Stephen Jones for Kinder Aggugini. Leather shoes, £590, by Georgina Goodman for Kinder Aggugini.

A La Mode, 10 Symons Street, London SW3 (020-7730 7180; www.alamodefashion.co.uk). Dover Street Market, 17-18 Dover Street, London W1 (020-7518 0680; www.doverstreetmarket.com). Kinder Aggugini, see A La Mode, Dover Street Market, Matches and Selfridges. Matches, 87 Marylebone High Street, London W1 (020-7221 1120; www.matchesfashion.com) and branches. Selfridges, 400 Oxford Street, London W1 (020-7734 1234).

Image: Rafael Stahelin