There was a new, giddy and youthful buzz at London Fashion Week Men’s this season, in part boosted by the surprise showing in the UK elections of Jeremy Corbyn, a 67-year-old much admired by young people in Britain.
The British Fashion Council has named the fifteen emerging designers who will receive NewGen support as the new format launches. NewGen designers will now be supported throughout the year, instead of seasonally.
Adopted American designer Gabriela Hearst and English label Cottweiler, helmed by Ben Cottrell and Matthew Dainty, are the respective winners of the International Woolmark Prize 2016-17 for women's and menswear.
Belgian designer Tim Coppens will be the guest of honour at the 91st Pitti Uomo, while British designer Paul Smith will be Pitti Immagine's special guest. Special projects will also be presented by Golden Goose and Co...