The British Fashion Council, UK fashion’s governing body, announced on Thursday the dates of the next three editions of London Fashion Week, even as it revealed that there would be no January menswear season in 2021.
To support Black people working in fashion and beauty, the council will form an equality index score that will provide benchmarking around corporate policies and practices pertinent to the inclusivity of Black employees.
Fashion’s biggest collective experiment in many years kicks off Friday morning in the UK with the debut of London Fashion Week Digital, a three-day season which will be a closely watched laboratory for the industry.
London Fashion Week (LFW) on Tuesday unveiled the calendar for its debut digital-only season this coming weekend, with the opening event kicking off on Friday morning; a season devoid of any life runway shows.
Almost one month after Milan and Paris cancelled their menswear and couture seasons set for this summer, the British Fashion Council has announced it is going ahead with its June season - albeit in a digital format.
As different industry players continue to take actions to fight the spread of Covid-19 or preserve their own liquidity during the crisis, the latest announcements have come from Canada Goose, Condé Nast and Coty.