His designer trademarks are asymmetric necklines, thigh-high splits, sheer lace and serious amounts of sequins, so it could just be that Julien Macdonald has found his spiritual home in Strictly Come Dancing.
The designer will be making shapes on BBC1’s rival to The X-Factor from this Saturday, meanwhile he is due to show his S/S’14 collection at London Fashion Week on Saturday, 14 September. Bets are on which of his Strictly co-stars will be front row: Abbey Clancy? Vanessa Feltz? We can only hope.