British Fashion Council

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London Fashion Week Will Be All-Virtual, With No Live Audiences

The British Fashion Council has been talking to the U.K. government about how to proceed with shows in the midst of a third national lockdown, and spiraling COVID-19 cases.

clock January 13, 2021Samantha Conti

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Mens Designer Luxury

Men’s Runway Shows in State of Flux in Europe, U.S. to Stay Digital

The London and New York shows have been pushed back to mid-February while the Italian and French designers will continue to plow ahead.

clock January 6, 2021Samantha Conti and Alessandra Turra and Mimosa Spencer

Burberry is working with the BFC on a fabric donation project called ReBurberry.

Social Impact

ReBurberry Fabric Project Aims to Help U.K. Fashion Students in Need

Burberry is teaming with the British Fashion Council on a pilot program to distribute unused fabric to fashion students, with the idea of taking the initiative industry-wide.

clock December 8, 2020Samantha Conti

Samuel Ross and Priya Ahluwalia

Fashion Features

Fashion Awards 2020: A Manifesto for Change

This year’s winners were chosen for advocating change. Here, they talk about the importance of reinventing the fashion business model.

clock December 3, 2020Natalie Theodosi and Tianwei Zhang

Samuel Ross x Hublot

Fashion Features

British Fashion Council Honors 20 Change Makers at 2020 Digital Awards

Samuel Ross, Priya Ahluwalia, Michael Halpern, Kenneth Ize, Chanel, Anya Hindmarch and Gabriela Hearst were among the honorees at the 2020 Fashion Awards in London.

clock December 3, 2020Natalie Theodosi

Rihanna and ASAP Rocky attending the Fashion Awards 2019 at the Royal Albert Hall in London, England on December 02, 2019. Photo by AuroreMarechal/Abaca/Sipa USA(Sipa via AP Images)

Fashion Scoops

WATCH HERE: The Fashion Awards 2020

Here’s what you need to know.

clock December 3, 2020WWD Staff

An image by Mark Seliger to be sold at Spring Studios' new virtual gallery.

Fashion Features

Spring Studios Sells Photographers’ Lockdown Images, Shot From Home

All proceeds from a virtual gallery sale of the photos will go to the British Fashion Council’s COVID Crisis Fund.

clock December 1, 2020Samantha Conti

BFC's New Wave 2020

Fashion Scoops

British Fashion Council Names 2020 New Wave Creatives

Ahead of the Fashion Awards, the BFC has named 50 of the most prominent young photographers, hair and makeup artists, set designers, artists, stylists and creative directors.

clock November 30, 2020Natalie Theodosi

Priyanka Chopra Jonas

Fashion Features

Priyanka Chopra Jonas Becomes British Fashion Council Ambassador

The Indian actress, singer, film producer and former Miss World is adding a new title as ambassador for Positive Change at the BFC.

clock November 16, 2020Samantha Conti

Backstage at Craig Green Men’s Fall 2020

Fashion Scoops

British Fashion Council Cancels London Fashion Week in January

The event, mostly dedicated to men’s designers, will be folded into the February showcase and adopt a “digital-first” format.

clock October 29, 2020Natalie Theodosi

Joe Casely-Hayford

Fashion Features

Positive Fashion Institute to Highlight Black Fashion, Culture in U.K.

The project is inspired by Joe Casely-Hayford, who paved the way for Black designers working in the U.K. today.

clock October 28, 2020Samantha Conti

LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 10:  Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and Rosamund Pike on stage to present the British Designer of the Year Womenswear Award during The Fashion Awards 2018 In Partnership With Swarovski at Royal Albert Hall on December 10, 2018 in London, England.  (Photo by Tristan Fewings/BFC/Getty Images)

Fashion Features

British Fashion Council Takes 2020 Fashion Awards Digital

The event is slated for Dec. 3, and will celebrate the 20 individuals and brands that showed resilience during the pandemic, and fought for change.

clock October 15, 2020Natalie Theodosi

Graduate collection of Jessan Macatangay

Fashion Scoops

The British Fashion Council Announces MA Scholarship Recipients

Recipients from Central Saint Martins, Royal College of Art and the University of Salford were selected based on talent and financial need.

clock October 5, 2020Tianwei Zhang

Charles Jeffrey Loverboy's new collection

Fashion Scoops

British Fashion Council Names New Set of Grant Recipients

A further 500,000 pounds will be distributed among 30 British labels, including Emilia Wickstead, Preen by Thornton Bregazzi, Rokh and Charles Jeffrey Loverboy.

clock September 22, 2020Natalie Theodosi

June Sarpong

Fashion Features

With Diversity, Inclusion Top-of-Mind, BFC Takes on New Board Members

The British Fashion Council is putting diversity at the top of the agenda, and has named four new board members to help guide the organization on strategy, and to broaden its outlook.

clock September 14, 2020Samantha Conti

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