EXCLUSIVE: Fearne Cotton Launches Eye-Popping New Clothing Range

Fearne Cotton launched her new collection to journalists with an intimate cocktail party in London’s Groucho Club and the room was packed. All the major mags came to get a glimpse at Fearne’s latest designs and the general feeling was this range is one of her best yet. It was a sunny day outside but it was Fearne’s clothes that caused the atmosphere to heat up at the party – with bright and bold designs capturing everyone’s attention from the moment they walked in.

I grabbed Fearne for an exclusive Q & A about the new collection:

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QS: How do you go about designing the clothes?

FEARNE: I design every day. I pull pages out of magazines and take pieces of fabric that feels good and pin it all to a huge mood board. I am obsessive about collecting little things and saving them so when it comes to sketching, I have tons of influences that’s relevant to my life. I think that’s important.

QS: What influenced you this season?

FEARNE: Colour! I think this is one of the brightest collection I’ve done. I do a lot of printed items normally and I’ve still got that but there’s quite an emphasis on block colour in this collection. You can wear that to a wedding or a birthday party and party all night long in them. It’s a ‘happy’ collection.

QS: What are you excited about in Autumn?

FEARNE: I’m just enjoying work right now. I haven’t got any holidays coming up so I’m just excited about simple things like walking through the London parks when the weather changes.

QS: What is your favourite from this range?

FEARNE: I’ve worn the bright floral co-ordinates a few times – you can wear it together or separately – and the same for the skirt too. But it depends on my mood as I love a playsuit and then every girl needs a power dress for going out.

Here are some of the clothes:

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This is the floral suit Fearne was talking about.

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I loved the print of this flattering shift dress

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At first glance, the blue dress on the left looked like a shirt dress, but it’s actually a playsuit!

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This monochrome dress has a cute bird print on it – so pretty!

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Fearne wore her statement Petal Sleeve prom dress on the night, but an equal statement dress in her range is this pink a-line dress.

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I love co-ordinates and I heard a lot of people admiring this jacquard zip skirt on the left. The zip adds a new season twist.

What’s your favourite item? I’m just blown away by the amount of thought Fearne puts into each piece.

Love Zoex

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31st July 2014
Written by Zoe Griffin