The Mode: Moscow showroom in Paris, supported by the Moscow Export Center, was where 27 labels presented a diverse array of collections for this season, and attracted a buzzing crowd of fashionistas for its launch.
A group of fashion designers, BFC ambassadors and industry leaders joined the British Fashion Council to launch its Fashion Studio Apprenticeship during a visit at Prendergast Vale School in Lewisham on Monday.
Paris attracts widespread attention during the Fashion Week, as well as criticism for its expensive shows. To reduce their impact, the French Fashion Federation is working to foster eco-responsible solutions.
Expect a somewhat confusing scene in London Fashion Week this season, with a multitude of art installations, pop-ups and events open to the public –though much of that will represent a very welcome change.
The BFC on Monday issued a strongly worded plea to the government to avoid a no-deal Brexit, outlining the downsides that would be the result if the UK’s trade with the EU is disrupted from the end of next month.
The young Amsterdam-based designer, a semi-finalist at the LVMH Prize 2019, is staging an exhibition entitled ‘Old Stock’ in Utrecht, the Netherlands, until October 27, showcasing his work with recycled clothes.