by Carolyn Dempsey in New Fashion on Tuesday 19 February 2008

The divine By Marlene Birger was as charming as ever at Copenhagen Fashion Week, merging delicate feminine fabrics with the indie street cool that Western Europe is infamous for. Less androgynous than many of the other offerings on show, there was nevertheless a tangible blending of the masculine and feminine with classic tuxedos and shirt dresses side by side with on trend high waisted skirts and blouses. Ultimately, however, it was all in the details — a pair of moon shaped geek specs and lusty black and cream broguesque ankle boots dredging the gap between good clothes and a great collection.