Fashion designer Steven Tai and event organiser Stephen Bell have partnered to challenge traditional perceptions of beauty in a new book and campaign, shot by renowned photographer Rankin, which is unveiled today.
True, Europe’s only retail, consumer and leisure investment and innovation firm, is leading a Trade Mission to New York and Chicago to promote UK retail and technology start-ups in collaboration with the UK Department for International Trade (DIT) and Capital Accelerate & Scale Tech Superstars.
The new chair of the British Fashion Council, Stephanie Phair, sought to underscore fashion’s importance to tbe UK economy at her opening address for London Fashion Week this morning.
Mulberry are on a roll at the moment. From their unsuccessful blip into premium luxury, a few years ago, they have gelled well with their creative director, Johnny Coca and are evolving what Mulberry does best and seemingly giving their customer what they want. Bar the hit from House of Fraser, sales and profits are up.
British luxury house Burberry has emerged as the leading luxury brand in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index and has been included in the list, within the Textiles, Apparel & Luxury Goods sector, for the fourth consecutive year.
Samantha Cameron’s fashion label Cefinn, which she launched in February 2017, has raised a further £2.5m in funding to drive further growth.
The fashion industry now contributes £32.3bn to the British economy according to new figures released by the British Fashion Council on the eve of the 68th edition of London Fashion Week.
Moda Gent, the menswear section at the Moda trade show at the NEC in Birmingham, is being closed, as show owners ITE Group look to grow the menswear offer at Pure Man, next to the Pure womenswear show, in London instead from February 2019.
A whole series of cultural events, talks, exhibitions and in-store activities are set to bring London Fashion Week to life across the capital. It’s a celebration of the creative industries, from fashion, music, art, tech and design throughout the month of September, and all activities will be open to the public. Here’s a selection of what to expect.