£2 million a year. That’s the target set by the BFC to maintain and grow its programmes to foster new talent. To that end, Tania Fares and Narmina Marandi have been appointed co-chairs of the BFC Foundation.
Brexit is killing British fashion and action must be taken as bureaucracy and travel issues since the UK left the EU have caused big problems, according to an open letter signed by 400 sector luminaries and creatives.
Following the inaugural edition of the Fashion Trust Arabia Prize this year, the organization has revealed its program for 2020, announcing the addition of an advisory board and a new award for young talent.
The Woolmark Prize, historically fashion’s most famous award, has significantly overhauled its advisory board for the 2020 prize, in what will be seen by many as an attempt to generate more traction and attention.
The global appeal of the Dazed brand was underlined on Tuesday with news that it is to launch in China. Dazed Media has signed an agreement with Yoho Group, China's “largest streetwear platform” to launch Dazed China.
The winners of the International Woolmark Prize Europe semi-final were named on Tuesday and told Fashion Network about their hopes, concerns and excitement about business, Brexit and what winning could do for them.
Stella McCartney hosted a ribbon cutting on Tuesday to celebrate the official opening of her 23 Old Bond Street, London, flagship, which has replaced her previous 15-year-old location on nearby Bruton Street.
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.