BFC RETURNS TO L.A.: The British Fashion Council has teamed up with luxury e-tailer Stylebop.com to showcase the work of British designers Mary Katrantzou, David Koma, Matthew Williamson, Preen and Osman and kick off awards season ahead of the 22nd Annual Britannia Awards on Nov. 9 at the Beverly Hilton. BFC and Stylebop.com will host The London Style Suites in the bungalows at Chateau Marmont on Nov. 7 and 8, and in addition to pieces from their Spring/Summer collections, designers will show capsule collections to be sold exclusively on Stylebop.com. Roksanda Ilincic and Marios Schwab have also designed collections for Stylebop.com. The event ends with a cocktail party at the Chateau hosted by BAFTA, Poppy Delevigne and The Hollywood Reporter, followed by the awards the next night, where George Clooney, Kathryn Bigelow and Sacha Baron Cohen will be in attendance.
October 31, 2013