For the first season in the post-Twitter world, fashion editors spent the shows tweeting (known in the real world as writing a sentence no longer than 140 characters) to their hearts’ content. If you haven’t yet checked out Twitter.com, the micro-blogging site that works much like the Facebook status update, find below the tweet sheet to pfw, mfw and lfw (Paris, Milan and London Fashion Weeks, for the Twitter illiterate), typos and all.
PFW RT: Quelle front row. At chanel. Kate Moss and Jamie Hince. Beth Ditto. Lily Allen. Freida Pinto. Claudia Schiffer.
2:47 AM Mar 10th from web Daily Telegraph
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PFW kate moss in topshop at chanel? Surely not. Hard to see as smothered in paps. Poor claudia schiffer didn’t get a look in
5:23 AM Mar 10th from TwitterBerry Times Fashion
Come next fall, will Chanel’s fluffy pink legwarmers have legs?
JJM PFW 4:43 AM Mar 10th from TwitterBerry The Moment
most unlikely handshake on planet fashion? Dan mathews V P of PETA and anna wintour. Backstage at stella.
8:17 AM Mar 9th from txt Daily Telegraph
pfw. Model wearing naomi campbell at givenchy. Or was it just naomi’s wig? What is this obsession with hairy clothes?
10:47 AM Mar 8th from TwitterBerry Times Fashion
Givenchy running very late and production people out on the street frantically looking for a “camion blanc” containing the clothes.
PFW10:22 AM Mar 8th from TwitterBerry The Moment
Why are so many french fashion shows held in impossible locations. Are they trying to outdo the Brits?
2:02 PM Mar 6th from txt Daily Telegraph
Jefferson hack is carrying the latest man bag. It is black flat and by louis vuitton and his staff call it a mlutch.
6:41 AM Mar 8th from txt Daily Telegraph
“Do full length!” Kanye West to a photographer at Hussein Chalayan, miffed at having his LV shoes cut out. “They’re my Louises.”
JJM #PFW6:40 AM Mar 8th from TwitterBerry The Moment
pfw is it me or are those balmain jackets looking increasingly michael Jackson
10:14 AM Mar 8th from TwitterBerry Times Fashion
My camera crew is bigger than yours: anna wintour and joanna coles both being trailed by us tv it’s krieg lights at dawn
7:16 AM Mar 6th from TwitterBerry Times Fashion
Beth ditto stripped off to black sequin bra and thong by karl lagerfeld and stage dived into audience at her fendi gig in paris tonight
4:39 PM Mar 11th from txt Daily Telegraph
lfw roishin murphy working fierce shoulderpads front row giles trouble is they take up two spaces on a v sqaushed bench
10:05 AM Feb 23rd from TwitterBerry Time Fashion
LFW this is cruel, but alexa cheung has to queue like the rest of us for jaeger and she has a large cold sore. Bad timing chick.
AO 11:06 AM Feb 22nd from txt Time Fashion
Even the number of Japanese photographers snapping anonymous show goers has dwindled so we all feel a little less fabulous.
JJM#MFW3:54 AM Mar 1st from TwitterBerry The Moment
It does feel like there are fewer people here, at the shows and in general: yesterday I had 10 salespeople waiting on me at Prada.
JJM#MFW3:51 AM Mar 1st from TwitterBerry The Moment