In fashion, there is always a reason to celebrate and this year is no exception, with the River Island Design Forum offering us a high street collaboration to get really excited about with The Holly Fulton Collection, an exclusive SS18 Ready-To-Wear Fashion Line.
River Island Design Forum – Luxurious yet Accessible Designer Collaborations
Launched in 2012, the renowned River Island Design Forum has collaborated with fashion designers across the globe in an effort to provide a platform for exclusive design talent. To help reflect their signature design initiative and promote high street fashion, the River Island design studio has worked with designers that include the likes of Julian J. Smith, Baartmans & Siegel, Zoe Jordan, Katie Eary, and Georgia Hardinge amongst many others.
Fashion Designer Holly Fulton – Passion for Pattern
Holding a passion for fashion and a creative flair, Holly Fulton was born in Scotland. The inspired designer established her label in 2009 and has since received numerous accolades for her work in the fashion industry. Holly Fulton has showcased her collections on multiple occasions at London Fashion Week with well-known celebrities like Solange Knowles, Keira Knightley, and Sarah Jessica Parker among her exclusive clientele. Holly Fulton is famed for her use of Art Deco prints, bold hues, and crystal embellishments.
Blue Holly Fulton Embellished Slip Dress | £120.00
Holly Fulton x River Island – A Luxurious Affair
The latest design partnership of Holly Fulton x River Island is all about finesse, decadence and a pop of colour. Having worked alongside the British Fashion Council to handpick talented designers to collaborate with each season, this will be River Island’s Final Design Forum Collection and you could argue that the retail giant has saved the best till last.
The New Holly Fulton Limited Edition Collection has been inspired by an era of party girls that include Baba Beaton and Kate Moss. In simple terms, the collection celebrates the notion of girls who just want to have fun. The innovative outfit edit features distinctive styles, a frivolous colour palette and the designer’s love for attention to detail. You’ll find sequined bodysuits, crystallized jackets and ultra-glam dresses that will blow your mind!
Purple Holly Fulton Sequin Shift Dress | £180.00
The Holly Fulton for River Island Collection features limited edition designs that exuberate modern style with confidence. Whether you’re ready to hit the club or sit down for a celebratory toast of champagne with friends, it’s a luxurious affair fit for everyone.
Our Top Picks From the Holly Fulton Collection
The Blue Holly Fulton Embellished Slip Dress is a floral dream, the cami straps are beautifully detailed with just the right amount of diamante embellishment, whilst the dress’s design has been accentuated with the use of a black eyelash lace waist and trim. For a sophisticated look, we adore the Light Purple Holly Fulton Boucle Mini Skirt which features jewel and clear ring embellishment adding an element of sheer enticement.
Grey Holly Fulton Embellished Bodysuit | £160.00
If sequins happen to tickle your fancy, the Purple Holly Fulton Sequin Shift Dress will be the perfect fit for your SS18 wardrobe. The distinctive use of the high neckline, long sleeves, floral pattern, and jewel embellishments create a stunning party silhouette. The Grey Holly Fulton Embellished Bodysuit has got to be the collection’s show stopper. jewel detailing and the use of mesh fabric make for the ultimate modern art deco party look.
And finally, for those wishing to create a bold unified look, the Black Holly Fulton Vinyl Leather Borg Jacket paired with the Black Holly Fulton Vinyl Leather Mini Skirt is a winner! The refined collar and jewelled sleeves give it a versatile appeal, whilst the zipped front pockets featuring ring pulls, add a playful and edgy touch to this contemporary look.
In this fantastic design forum collection, Holly Fulton has managed to portray her signature style of dazzling designs for any event. Her love for detail, witty twists, and appreciation for workmanship gives wearers the opportunity to be at the forefront of fashion. To view the full Holly Fulton Collection and shop online, visit: riverisland.com