Julien Macdonald RTW Fall 2015

Julien Macdonald RTW Fall 2015

This racy collection — with the scent of a dominatrix — won’t be on the Queen’s Christmas list anytime soon.

Backstage at Julien Macdonald

Val Garland dubbed the makeup look at Julien Macdonald “Berlin boudoir” with its focus on glossy, claret lips.

Lady Mary Charteris and Abbey Clancy

Front Row at Julien Macdonald Spring 2015

Abbey Clancy talks fast fashion at Royal Opera House.

Julien Macdonald RTW Spring 2015

Julien Macdonald RTW Spring 2015

The designer dialed down the eye-searing sparkle of past collections and ramped up the romantic mood with dresses covered in embroidered tulle.

Backstage at Julien Macdonald RTW Spring 2015

Backstage at Julien Macdonald Spring 2015

“Glamorous, beautiful makeup,” for the Julien Macdonald Spring show.

Backstage at Julien Macdonald RTW Fall 2014

A ‘Stained Glass’ Effect at Julien Macdonald

Glossy color on eyes and lips anchored the makeup by Val Garland.

Julien Macdonald RTW Fall 2014

Julien Macdonald RTW Fall 2014

Julien Macdonald has been showing glittering, peekaboo evening wear for the past few seasons, and his heavily embellished fall collection was no exception.

Samantha Barks

Front Row at Julien Macdonald

Actress Samantha Barks talks new projects at the Royal Courts of Justice.

Paloma Faith and Eliza Doolittle

Front Row at Julien Macdonald

At Macdonald’s show, Paloma Faith was talking about a very different type of musical performance.

Julien Macdonald RTW Spring 2014

Julien Macdonald RTW Spring 2014

The collection was packed with enough sheer, sparkling dresses to outfit a mermaids’ ball.