British Fashion Council

The Essence of Estethica: London Fashion Week's Platform for Emerging Sustainable Talent

Veronica Crespi | Posted 23.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Veronica Crespi

When it comes to the core concept of launching, nurturing and mentoring new brands, that's when the new concept really reveals its new, winning formula. With the tag 'Fashion For A Sustainable Future', it is clear the mission for the new 'Estethica: Emerging Talents' is to forge a new and stronger generation of sustainable forces.

For All it's worth: On Quantifying the Influence and Value of Emotions, Culture and Critical Thinking

Joao Paulo Nunes | Posted 24.01.2014 | UK
Joao Paulo Nunes

When you are a child and reach a certain age, your parents and other adults tell you that it's time to start going to school. It seems exciting that y...

Catwalk4Change - The Runway of Forward Thinking

Ruth Harrison Roberts | Posted 28.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Ruth Harrison Roberts

The models for the show are bloggers, and this may seem an odd choice for a catwalk show; surely these are the girls who just turn up to fashion shows? As Edita states her reason for this is 'bloggers are the new it girls,' although the term 'It girls' may leave some of you rolling your eyes.

Is Wearable Technology the Answer to Get More Girls in Tech?

Belinda Parmar | Posted 16.07.2013 | UK Tech
Belinda Parmar

The number of females working in the technology industry may be decreasing by 0.5% every year, but out of this frenetic school scene of creativity and wearable technology came girls rushing to sign up to Mr. Talbert's computer science class next year.

The New Guard

Eleanor Doughty | Posted 26.01.2013 | UK Style
Eleanor Doughty

A few years ago, we might have cited John Rocha and Matthew Williamson as the hottest tickets for London Fashion Week. The New Guard have trounced on that theory. They are more than just BFC sponsored talent, the lucky creatives that escaped the unemployment net. They are the rebirth of British fashion design. Yeah, I said it. An actual rebirth.

London Menswear Fashion Week Schedule Announced

MyDaily | Posted 24.06.2012 | UK Style

Come June, and London is going to be overrun with dapper chaps, as the first ever Menswear Fashion Week comes to the capital....

Watching the Kopeks in Paris

Ella Krasner | Posted 26.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Ella Krasner

After the trauma of missing Couture Week, I stayed on for a few days in Paris to browse the cruise collections with my friends Svetlana and Masha.

Felder Felder | London Fashion Week A/W 2012 Catwalk Show Review

Akeela Bhattay | Posted 07.05.2012 | UK Style
Akeela Bhattay

It's always feels a little bit surreal attending a 'mainstream' catwalk show at London fashion Week. I tend to spend most of the week at the Vauxhall ...

London Fashion Week: A Clothes-Centric Microcosm Of Society's Macrocosm

Ellen Grace Jones | Posted 24.04.2012 | UK Style
Ellen Grace Jones

I like to think London Fashion Week serves as a kind of clothes-centric microcosm of the macrocosm of society. Its incarnations, evolution and attendees each season reflect the flighty preoccupations culture places on hierarchy, artifice and worth. Which, given the wealth of design talent showcased, is a real shame.