London Fashion Week has published its full schedule of events with a number of designers such as Gareth Pugh, Bora Aksu, Eudon Choi, Jasper Conran, Holly Fulton and Issa opting to show in the new British Fashion Council (BFC) Show Space in Brewer Street, Soho.
London veteran Zandra Rhodes will kick off LFW proceedings on Friday 18 September with a show in W1, while the first show at the new BFC Show Space will be J JS Lee at 11am that same day, followed by Bora Aksu at 1pm and Eudon Choi at 3pm.
Hot tickets of the season are expected to be the Versace Versus show, which makes it debut in London and takes place on Saturday 19 September at 9pm, Christopher Kane on Monday 21 September at 3pm and Burberry which takes place just before Kane at 1pm. The latter will be live-streamed.
Other notable shows include Hill and Friends, the new accessories label from former Mulberry creative director Emma Hill, which shows at 10.30am on Sunday 20 September. The collection will be available to buy exclusively from Net-a-Porter as soon as it is shown. Mm6 Maison Margiela is also coming to London for the first time and shows at 3.30pm on the Sunday.
Designer Amanda Wakeley returns to London Fashion Week in her label’s 25th year and will be showing on the event’s final day, Tuesday 22 September at 11am.
NewGen designers, including Faustine Steinmetz, Danielle Romeril and Molly Goddard will be showing at the new BFC Presentation Space at the ICA on The Mall.
LFW held its last event at Somerset House in February of this year.