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London avant-garde fashion designer and RCA graduate, Katie Roberts-Wood, presents the FW17 collection from her ROBERTS | WOOD label as part of the city’s fashion week. The designer is all about the abstract, theatrical vibes — like COMME des GARCONS, Craig Green and the like — and her favored asymmetric silhouettes, sheer fabrics and minimal color play were all present this time around, as were her eerie, dreamy presentation backdrops.

Key pieces of the ROBERTS | WOOD wardrobe were shirting and blazers, which were dissected with strategic cutaways and dramatic bows. Elsewhere, dresses were crafted from barely-even-there sheer fabrics, with elaborate ruching and meandering cuts adding to Roberts-Wood’s artsy credentials.

Check out ROBERTS | WOOD’s similarly abstract SS17 collection while you’re at it. For more FW17 fashion week content, check out our first street style report from the British capital.

Words by Alec Leach
Freelance Writer/Editor/Consultant

Alec Leach grew up in Brighton, England, but now lives in Berlin

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