Modelling super-legend Carmen Dell'Orefice co-hosted the launch with London College of fashion at the Dorchester Hotel on Park Lane, where friends, family and fashion's finest joined David Downton in the splendidly baroque Penthouse and Pavilion to raise a glass to the Masters of Fashion Illustration.
David Downton - Masters of Fashion Illustration launch party
1. Carmen Dell' Orefice and David Downton
2. Carmen and Jade Parfitt
3. Philip Treacy and David
4. Erin O'Connor
5. Marie Helvin and Bruce Oldfield
Erin O'Connor - Masters of Fashion Illustration launch party
6. Stefan Bartlett and Jasmine Guinness
7. Carmen and David
8. Nicky Haslam and Selina Blow
9. Dr.Frances Corner and Jane Sheperdson
10. Jade and Erin.
Also attending the party were: Antonio Berrardi, Maria Grachvogel, Virginia Bates, Sophia Neophitou-Apostolou, Camilla Morton and leading contemporary fashion illustrators, Jason Brooks and Tanya Ling. Photographs copyright Alex Maguire

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