Bianca saunders news and archive
Bianca Saunders collaborates with sustainable denim producer Isko in first collection since Andam award
London-based designer Bianca Saunders has unveiled her spring/summer 2022 collection featuring two designer collaborations, in a line intended to capture the “unselfconscious style of summers before digital photography”. Presented in a variety of analogue imagery, Saunders’ menswear collection displays her typically experimental cutting methods...
1 Oct 2021
Bianca Saunders and Farah unveil exclusive collaboration
London-based designer Bianca Saunders is collaborating with menswear brand Farah for spring/summer 2022. The collaborative collection, ‘Uptown Top Ranking’, launching next year, celebrates Saunders Caribbean heritage while reimagining Farah’s extensive archive into modern, contemporary designs and exploring historical ‘FaraPress’ trousers. The ‘...
2 Sep 2021
Bianca Saunders wins ANDAM fashion award
British menswear designer Bianca Saunders has won the ANDAM Fashion Award 2021, winning 300,000 euros and a year of mentoring from Balenciaga president and chief executive officer Cédric Charbit. In a statement, Saunders said that she plans to use the additional funding to take her brand to the “next level” by reinvesting in company...
2 Jul 2021
ANDAM names 14 finalists for the 2021 edition
French fashion prize ANDAM has announced 14 finalists for its 32nd edition, including London-based Grace Wales Bonner, Bianca Saunders and Rokh for the Grand Prize worth 300,000 euros. The internationally recognised award, which celebrates young fashion talent, is open to a designer, of any nationality, but they must own a French company or...
3 Jun 2021
Browns Focus returns to highlight emerging talent
Luxury boutique retailer Browns is relaunching its emerging talent spotlight, ‘Browns Focus,’ with Series One featuring Conner Ives, Maximilian, Mariah Esa, Commission, Bianca Saunders, Labrum, Lueder, Saul Nash and Tsau. The initiative aims to celebrate not only new talent but also to highlight Browns’ legacy at nurturing innovative designers...
6 May 2021
Video: Bianca Saunders FW21 collection at LFW
In this video, fashion label Bianca Saunders has presented its FW21 collection at London Fashion Week (LFW). Watch the video below. Do you want to see more FW21 clothing collections? Click here to view the FashionUnited Marketplace. Video: Bianca Saunders via YouTube Photo credit: London Fashion Week
1 Mar 2021
Bianca Saunders - Superimposed - Autumn/Winter 2021
Bianca Saunders presents Superimposed, a collection for Autumn/Winter 21 that looks at positive and negative spaces, always pushing forwards the signature cuts and silhouettes of the brand. It is a collection that broadens the Bianca Saunders wardrobe, finding creativity and sexiness in both the surreal and real world. “I like to take a...
26 Feb 2021
BIANCA SAUNDERS AW20 LAUNCHES AT MATCHESFASHION.COM
Denim Created in Collaboration with Sustainable Denim Producer ISKO Bianca Saunders presents a deeply personal collection for autumn/winter 2020, both her Black Caribbean roots and also her signature cutting that captures movement in clothes. VHS recordings of dancehall parties led her to consider the pride and display of dancing, as well as how...
4 Sep 2020
Does a digital London Fashion Week have commercial viability?
Dancing solo in front of draped curtains, models with gelled hair dished out moves in a 59 second clip shown as part of London Fashion Week’s first digital outing. This short video saw designer Bianca Saunders showcase her AW20 collection, which focused on tailoring and cutting techniques that captures movement in clothes. In another film,...
15 Jun 2020
London Fashion Week Men’s AW20: Emerging Talent
Talk during London Fashion Week Men’s schedule may have been about the lack of big-name designers, the sparse schedule, and how long the event can stay separate, however, one thing everyone could agree on was that the menswear talent in London is still strong, with smaller designers really taking their moment to shine with their autumn/winter...
8 Jan 2020
Video: Bianca Saunders on Pitti A/W 18 - Voicemail
Bianca Saunders rang up Lara Johnson-Wheeler to chat about her time showing at Pitti A/W 18 as a menswear designer. Source: SHOWstudio, YouTube.
5 Apr 2018
Sophie Hallette names University Design Challenge winner
French lacemaker Sophie Hallette has named Kingston University fashion graduate Bianca Saunders as the winner of its University Design Challenge, which challenged graduates to include lace and tulle in their final year collections. 22 students from 11 top universities took part in the design competition, with Saunders scooping the 1,000 cash...
9 Jun 2015