London Fashion Week announces February 2023 provisional schedule
The British Fashion Council has announced the digital-physical hybrid schedule for London Fashion Week, which runs from 17-21 February 2023.
The provisional schedule features both menswear and womenswear designers such as Christopher Kane, Erdem, Molly Goddard, Roksanda, Simone Rocha, Halpern, 16Arlington, and many more talents.
In addition, the British luxury brand Burberry will be presenting its first collection under the new Creative Director of Daniel Lee (who was previously at Bottega Veneta).
The finalised physical and digital schedule of shows participating in London Fashion Week will be released in January 2023, including further updates and specific timings of activations.
Simultaneously, the BFC will celebrate the 30th anniversary of its internationally celebrated BFC NEWGEN initiative. This initiative is the most established designer development scheme globally, set up to enable a group of designers to showcase their collection at London Fashion Week.
The year-long celebration will kick off at LFW in February 2023 and will provide an opportunity for the creative community to come together. Each designer will receive funding, showcasing, and monitoring support.
Participating BFC NEWGEN designers on schedule this season are as follows:
- ANCUȚA SARCA
- Chet Lo
- Conner Ives
- DI PETSA
- HELEN KIRKUM
- LABRUM London
- Leo Carlton
- MASHA POPOVA
- Nensi Dojaka
- Paolo Carzana
- ROBYN LYNCH
- SAUL NASH
- Sinéad O'Dwyer
- Yuhan Wang
Furthermore, LFW and Ukrainian Fashion Week will present three Ukrainian designers, FROLOV, KSENIASCHNAIDER, and PASKAL, as part of the 'Support Ukrainian Fashion' initiative.
The show will be an opportunity to showcase the scheme’s illustrious Ukrainian alumni while celebrating the courage, resilience, and resistance of designers striving for peace in a time of upheaval and war.