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The finale at Christopher Kane fall 2016, at the latest women's shows in London.

Government and Trade

British Fashion Council to Advise on Visas for Fashion Talent Amid Brexit Uncertainty

The BFC is hoping to retain international designers and talented creatives ahead of a Brexit deal.

clock July 6, 2018Fiona Ma

Tania Fares attends Tania Fares and Rosetta Getty, Together with Eric Buterbaugh, Gia Coppola, Jacqui Getty, Irena Medavoy, Jennifer Meyer, Brigette Romanek and Kelly Sawyer celebrate the launch of London Uprising: Fifty Fashion Designers, One City on April 18, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stefanie Keenan/Getty Images for Tania Fares)

Fashion Scoops

Fashion Trust Arabia Supports Local Talent With New Prize Initiative

The launch of the prize aims to coincide with the increased interest in the growth potential of the region’s fashion industry.

clock June 28, 2018Natalie Theodosi

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Fashion Scoops

London Men’s Discovery Lab Shines Light on Emerging Talent

Young designers used the new space to showcase their collections and create memorable moments.

clock June 12, 2018Samantha Tse

Backstage at Charles Jeffrey Loverboy Men's Fall 2018

Fashion Features

Alive and Kicking: London Men’s Designers Setting the Fashion Agenda

The event, which this year has dwindled to three days from four, is not giving up and a small, yet noteworthy, group of young designers is moving to the forefront, moving the needle on men’s wear.

clock June 8, 2018Natalie Theodosi

Fashion Scoops

The House of Peroni Aims to Source Emerging Talent, Creates The Fashion Studio

A House of Peroni initiative offers eight designers in women’s and men’s wear a mentorship program and a fashion residency at a studio in London.

clock May 14, 2018Lorelei Marfil

David and Victoria Beckham at the British Fashion Awards

Marketing and Promotion

David Beckham Raises Fashion Profile With New BFC Ambassador’s Role

Beckham will become ambassadorial president of the British Fashion Council, a newly created role.

clock May 11, 2018Samantha Conti

LVMH Prize Finalists

Fashion Scoops

Molly Goddard Scoops BFC/British Vogue Designer Fashion Fund

The British Fashion Council and Vogue unveiled the winner and NewGen recipients in London.

clock May 2, 2018Lorelei Marfil

A look from Astrid Andersen Bespoke

Business Features

Britain’s Fur Industry Bites Back

The British Fur Trade is mounting a robust defense of the industry ahead of a U.K. parliamentary hearing set for April 18.

clock April 16, 2018Natalie Theodosi

Left to right: Designers Georgia Hardinge, Phoebe English, Roksanda Ilincic, British Fashion Council president Caroline Ruch, Eudon Choi and Serafina Sama celebrate British Fashion, Design & Creativity at Potato Head on March 23, 2018 in Hong Kong.

Business Features

Best of Britain on Display in Hong Kong for GREAT Festival

Roksanda Illincic, Roja Dove, Guy Salter, Caroline Rush and a host of design and innovation leaders spoke at the four-day event.

clock March 27, 2018Tiffany Ap

Caroline Rush, H.H Princess Noura Bint Faisal Al Saud, Ms Layla Issa Abuzaid and Jacob Abrian

Fashion Scoops

Arab Fashion Council Plots Arab Fashion Week Riyadh, Partners With British Fashion Council

The developments are part of a long-term vision to develop a sustainable fashion infrastructure across the Arab world.

clock February 19, 2018Natalie Theodosi

Mary Katrantzou Spring Summer 2018

Fashion Scoops

British Fashion Council Forges Closer Ties With China

The BFC has partnered with Chinese e-commerce platform VIP.com and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council.

clock February 15, 2018Natalie Theodosi

Fashion Scoops

BFC Vogue Designer Fashion Fund Unveils Shortlist

The winner will be announced on May 8, and will receive 200,000 pounds, access to investors and industry experts and a year-long mentoring program.

clock February 13, 2018Lorelei Marfil

The JD.com headquarters.

Government and Trade

JD.com Pledges to Push U.K. Products in China Ahead of Brexit

JD.com is throwing its weight behind Britain with a deal to sell two billion pounds of Made in the U.K. goods to Chinese consumers.

clock February 1, 2018Samantha Conti

Caroline Rush ShowStudio 2016 Fashion Film Awards

Fashion Scoops

British Fashion Council Stands Up for Models With Initiative

The BFC has teamed with the British Fashion Model Agency Association to help set appropriate working practices for models.

clock December 13, 2017Lorelei Marfil

Naomi Campbell

Designer and Luxury

London’s Night of the Stars

Jonathan Anderson, Raf Simons win big at Fashion Awards in London.

clock December 4, 2017Samantha Conti and Lorelei Marfil

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