Joor launches trade show platform and partners with Premium and London Fashion Week
The wholesale platform Joor has announced that it will be supporting upcoming summer fashion industry events, such as Premium Berlin and London Fashion Week, as well as several autumn events. Joor will partner with Premium Group and British Fashion Council to offer virtual versions of Premium Berlin and London Fashion Week this summer through...
28 May 2020
Gender neutral and entirely digital showcase planned for London Fashion Week
In response to the ongoing Covid-19 crisis, the British Fashion Council has announced that London Fashion Week will merge womenswear and menswear into one gender neutral format. Scheduled from June 12 to June 15, the showcase will be entirely digital. With a focus on storytelling and giving a voice to British fashion businesses and creatives,...
21 Apr 2020
Lyst x Launchmetrics: media's impact on fashion weeks in figures
At a time of worldwide social media usage and lightning fast livestreams a question arises: how do these factors impact the unchanged, traditional fashion weeks, and how is that impact made? Data research agency Launchmetrics and fashion search engine Lyst researched this issue. The conclusion: fashion weeks still remain relevant for brands. In...
13 Mar 2020
LFW AW20: Tulle, sequins and couture glamour
While London Fashion Week may be known for its experimental and creative designs, one thing that has shined through, quite literally this season is the ultra-glam, with tulle, sequins, feathers and couture techniques bringing a touch of red carpet luxury to autumn/winter 2020. Tulle galore Tulle was seen in abundance at Molly Goddard, the London...
26 Feb 2020
Swarovski glistens at London Fashion Week
Swarovski celebrated its 125th anniversary by featuring more than one million Swarovski crystals across eight designers during London Fashion Week as part of the brand’s ongoing ‘Crystal On The Catwalk’ initiative. Designers partnering with Swarovski and using the brand’s crystal in their autumn/winter 2020 collections included: Halpern, Richard...
25 Feb 2020
Bobby Abley x Primark
Primark unveiled its first-ever London Fashion Week collaboration this season with London-based designer Bobby Abley, who featured a collection of streetwear inspired by the animated characters, Minions. Abley, known for his love of including childhood cartoon characters in his collections, has previous been inspired by the Wizard of Oz, Mickey...
21 Feb 2020
LFW AW20: ToBeFrank x Molyneaux debuts
After several seasons away, PPQ’s Amy Molyneaux rejoined the London Fashion Week schedule to showcase her new collaboration with Frankie Phillips, creative director of sustainable, affordable fashion brand, ToBeFrank. The new label, ToBeFrank x Molyneaux has sustainability at the core, with a collection that is 90 percent sustainable, using no...
20 Feb 2020
LFW AW20: MM6 Maison Margiela unveils outerwear collaboration
MM6 Maison Margiela used their London Fashion Week autumn/winter 2020 catwalk show to unveil a new partnership with outerwear specialists The North Face, which transformed the brand’s outerwear as padded circle coats, jackets, a top and dress. The collaboration features The North Face’s signature Expedition System, a revolutionary system of...
20 Feb 2020
LFW AW20: Day four street style highlights
London Fashion Week began this weekend and the British Fashion Council is providing highlights from the fourth day on its YouTube Channel. See the streetstyle highlights from day four of London Fashion Week, featuring Eve, Miss Fame, Grace Carter, Kenya Hunt, Eva Chen and Charlie XCX. Video source: British Fashion Council, via Youtube.
19 Feb 2020
London Fashion Week: fourth day highlights
London Fashion Week began this weekend and the British Fashion Council is providing highlights from the fourth day on its YouTube Channel. See the highlights from day four of London Fashion Week, including Paula Knorr, Erdem, Christopher Kane, Ashish, Burberry and more. Video source: British Fashion Council, via Youtube.
19 Feb 2020
Mulberry launches The Mulberry Exchange
British heritage brand Mulberry used its London Fashion Week presentation to highlight its ‘Made to Last’ initiative inspired by the brand’s responsibility commitments to the “past, present and future” with an immersive installation that brought the brand’s craft and design ethos to life. Set within the brand’s Bond Street store, the three-day...
19 Feb 2020
BFC shares details on its plans to address sustainability
The British Fashion Council closed London Fashion Week with a reception to celebrate British fashion and sustainability at Downing Street hosted alongside the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, Rt. Hon Oliver Dowden, MP. Dowden, with Stephanie Phair, chair and Caroline Rush, chief executive of the British Fashion Council,...
19 Feb 2020