LFW is a five-day celebration of creativity and innovation that brings together fashion, culture, and technology. The event is a curation of excellence and empowers growth, by showcasing exceptional design talent to an international audience, the British Fashion Council (BFC) said on its website.
The schedule currently includes 47 catwalk shows, 18 presentations, two appointments, 37 events, and 41 digital activations. The LFW digital platform is freely accessible to everyone, industry professionals and global fashion consumers alike. A further 70 designers will activate through their LFW profiles.
London Fashion Week February 2023, that begins today, is dedicated to the late fashion designer Vivienne Westwood. The digital physical hybrid event brings together a line-up of 127 brands, with 104 physical activations and 41 digital activations taking place on schedule. The event will also host the Ukrainian Fashion Week on February 21, 2023.
Designer highlights this season include Daniel Lee’s debut as creative director of British luxury brand Burberry and Moncler Genius’ public-facing show at Olympia which aims to showcase the power of their collaborations, featuring Alicia Keys, Pharrell Williams, and Rick Owens. Other highlights include Christopher Kane, Erdem, JW Anderson, Molly Goddard, Roksanda, Emilia Wickstead, and Simone Rocha.
Fibre2Fashion News Desk (NB)