LONDON — Britain’s men’s wear designers are buzzing with anticipation in the run-up to the January edition of London Collections: Men, ready to ride the wave of swelling sales and publicity generated by the pilot showcase last June.
Fashion folk aren’t the only ones revving up for the three-day event that runs from Jan. 7 to 9. WWD has learned that Britain’s Prime Minister, David Cameron, will host an evening reception to launch the week, at 10 Downing Street on opening day.
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?"