If you are looking for the hottest British fashion designer out right now, the name is Mathew Williamson. Mathew Williamson was born in 1971 in Manchester, England. He eventually graduated from Central Saint Martin’s College of Art Design back in 1994.
In 1997, he founded his fashion house and during that same year debuted his collection which was called Electric Angels at London Fashion Week. In 2004, he opened his store in Mayfair, London and later followed with an online version of the store.
In 2005, he added perfumes to his list of achievements in the fashion world and later became the Creative Director at Emilio Pucci. For his autumn/winter collection for 2014, he will be working with the Egyptian jewelry label, Azza Fahmy to create pieces to compliment his designs for the collection.
Amina Ghali is a designer for some of the pieces and she is also the daughter of Azza Fahmy. She says that the collaboration between Azza Fahmy and Matthew Williamson came about because they approached him because they enjoy his work. They were able to put together the ideas for the collection by traveling between London and Cairo to work on the details.
The stellar Star pieces designed by the Matthew Williamson and Azza Fahmy collection will debut in stores now. A number of celebrities including Beyonce have been spotted wearing clothing from Matthew Williamson. Some designs are available online for sale from a number of retail outlets including the official Matthew Williamson store.