A darling on the London circuit, Simone Rocha’s star rose quickly, going from Central Saint Martins graduate to fashion week standout in a year. Debuting at LFW for SS11, Rocha’s eponymous label marries a love of tailoring with clean color palettes and an innovative use of materials, mixing romanticism with intellect.

Showcasing elements of retro and avant-garde, masculine and feminine, handcrafted and techno-savvy, Rocha’s pieces toe a line between expertly structured and eminently approachable.