Headonism at the Exhibition
Milliners showing with the Headonism initiative at The Exhibition at Somerset House - Charlie Le Mindu, J. Smith Esquire, Noel Stewart, Piers Atkinson and William Chambers - were celebrated on Friday 17th February. Headonism is a British Fashion Council initiative curated by Stephen Jones, recognising the new wave of emerging London milliners. It is supported by Royal Ascot.
Launch of Rock Vault, February 2012
The launch of Rock Vault, a brand new jewellery initiative to support, showcase and promote Britain's most innovative, fine jewellery talent, took place on Saturday 18th February. Rock Vault is curated by Stephen Webster and sponsored by the International Palladium Board.
LFW AW11 Official Opening
LFW AW11 kicked off on Friday 18th February 2011 with Harold Tillman CBE, and BFC Ambassador Samantha Cameron welcoming international buyers and press. Samantha then took a tour of the Exhibition, looking at the designers' autumn/winter 2011 collections.
During London Fashion Week AW14, WeTransfer showcased the work of leading illustrator, Damien Cuypers, as part of a collaboration with the British Fashion Council. From Burberry to Matthew Williamson, see a unique view of the major shows, brought to life through Cuyper’s vibrant illustrative style.
LFW Official Opening
Harold Tillman CBE and Geordie Greig hosted the official opening of London Fashion Week at Somerset House on Thursday 16th September 2010. Ed Vaizey MP, Sir Stuart Rose and Christopher Bailey MBE were all in attendance. Sony Music DJs Will Nichol and Kris Di Angelis were on the decks.
LFW Official Opening AW12
Harold Tillman CBE and Sir Philip Green opened London Fashion Week on Friday February 17th 2012. They took the opportunity to launch the 'Future of Fashion - Strategic Considerations for Growth' report and announced Topshop's plan to extend sponsorship of NEWGEN for another 10 years.
LFW Official Opening SS12
London Mayor Boris Johnson opened London Fashion Week with Harold Tillman CBE on Friday September 16th 2011. He was joined by some of the UK's Olympic hopefuls. He took the opportunity to announce Fashion 2012, the official fashion industry activity for the Olympic year. Created by the BFC, it is a central platform under which the industry is able to showcase and celebrate British fashion.
London Fashion Week
A collection of images from London Fashion Week autumn/winter 2009
London Fashion Week Events
See images from events that took place during London Fashion Week including a dinner hosted by Anya Hindmarch, the Creative London Drinks Reception, the ELLE Style Awards & the Opening Breakfast for London Fashion Week.
London Fashion Week Official Opening
Simon Ward, Harold Tillman and Sarah Brown officially announce LFW open for February 2010.