LONDON — Farfetch.com, an online marketplace for independent designer boutiques worldwide, has inked a sponsorship deal with the British Fashion Council to support its London Show Rooms initiative.
Farfetch and the BFC will cohost events worldwide aimed at promoting young and emerging British designers. The former will also open up its network of boutiques to those taking part in London Show Rooms.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"