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Fashioned From Nature

It’s fair to say that fashion and natural world have a somewhat complex relationship with each other… From the cultivation and use of natural fibres such as cotton, flax and wool, to the exploitation of animals for their feathers, skin and fur, along with the vast environmental impact. This...

The Supermodels Top Choice: Azzedine Alaia

The phrase ‘supermodel’ was coined in the late 80’s, early 90’s at a time when the likes of Linda, Cindy, Christie and Naomi et al ruled the covers and catwalks. One designer intrinsically linked to them all was Azzedine Alaia, his second skin, figure flaunting dresses not only showed off their...

Royal Women Royal Dress

This year, it’s a safe bet to say that ‘royals’ and ‘royal dress’ will be under much scrutiny in the run up to the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle this May. ‘Diana: Her Fashion Story’ continues to pull in the crowds at Kensington Palace and curators understand only too well the magnetic...

'We Should All Be Feminists' - Selected as the 'Dress of the Year' 2017

The Fashion Museum Bath has announced its ‘Dress of the Year 2017,’ or should we say 'statement of the year' as selected by Sarah Bailey of Red Magazine...  The statement design represents a real flavour of the times courtesy of Dior’s Spring/Summer 2017 collection that includes the white cotton ‘...

Anna Sui - A Retrospective

The long established American fashion designer, Anna Sui, is currently the focus of a retrospective exhibition in the UK. Here we recall her honest and informative public conversation about her fashion journey and her unrelenting drive to succeed... In conversation during Bath in Fashion with...

Now On: Lace in Fashion

The Fashion Museum in Bath has turned its attention to the intricate beauty of lace from the time of Shakespeare to the present day. Drawing from the museum’s collection, as well as generous loans from contemporary fashion designers, the exhibition showcases 50 exquisite pieces, taking visitors on...

MATERIAL WORLD - What On Earth Are You Wearing

Department store Mecca, Selfridges London, take on ethics and sustainability in fashion and textiles with its latest window and in-store displays… Inspired by eight of the world's most popular materials each Selfridges window aims to raise the awareness of sustainable fashion one passer-by at a...

Now On: Hair by Sam McKnight

When it comes to creating some of the most iconic fashion images over the last three, almost four decades, you can be sure to find Sam McKnight’s name listed among the credits. Clearly fashion’s go-to when it comes to session styling his extensive body of work has now been recognised with this...

Welcome To The Fourth Edition of the LVMH Prize for Young Fashion Designers

The LVMH Group is pleased to launch the fourth edition of the LVMH Prize for Young Fashion Designers. Following a 2016 edition that saw the Anglo-Jamaican designer Grace Wales Bonner take home the top prize and a special prize awarded to the Canadian designer Vejas Kruszewski — two winners who...

Weekday To Land in London

A New Year, a new store, Weekday have announced that it will open its inspirational store concept in London early next year.   Weekday offers modern and mindful fashion and denim influenced by Scandinavian style for men and women. With core values within the environmental and ethical Weekday feel...

Latest Press Releases

LC: MEN APPOINTS FIRST INTERNATIONAL MENSWEAR AMBASSADOR

March 9th 2015

The British Fashion Council is delighted to announce the appointment of Hu Bing; Actor, Model, Singer and Philanthropist, Bing will be the first...

Scotland Re:Designed

October 14th 2014

Scotland Re:Designed - Now in its 3rd successful year Scotland Re:Designed (SR:D) is returning to Glasgow for its annual showcase taking...