BFC announce LFW Festival lineup
The London Fashion Week Festival, the consumer part of London Fashion Week,
has released its schedule of designer catwalks and industry-led events.
One the festival’s highlights will see iconic British designer Katherine
Hamnett present a sustainable catwalk show followed by a discussion and Q&A
on Friday. On Saturday Bobby Abley will present his collection ‘Bobbyland’,
in collaboration with Warner Bros., and on Sunday Georgia Hardinge will
close the catwalk weekend. Steve Morriss, Senior Fashion Director of LOVE
magazine, will be styling the Trend shows.
The BFC announced the festival’s Talk Gallery will tackle subjects
including body image and body positivity in the digital age; Women in
Fashion will discuss representation and accountability; Who What Wear and
beauty platform Birdie will discuss how to use Instagram beyond the likes.
London Fashion Week Festival expects to welcome 14,000 people over four
days with a host of events for visitors to experience the atmosphere of
London Fashion Week in its official venue and gain an insight into the
fashion industry. It also gives designer brands the opportunity to meet and
build direct relationships with new customers.
The festival runs from 20 – 23 September at The Store Studios, 180 Strand in London. The full schedule can be found on its website, www.londonfashionweekfestival.com.
Photo credit: London Fashion Week Festival