Maybe it’s all the talk and tweets about who has the biggest nuclear button between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un? For one overriding trend in London Fashion Week Men's (LFWM) this season was Survivalist Chic.
Without doubt, the most important show of the London season has to be Grace Wales Bonner, the LVMH Prize winner of two years ago; whose fall-winter collection was a wonderful study of exile from the Caribbean.
The British Fashion Council has announced the names of 45 finalists for The Fashion Awards 2017; with five finalists in each category, and few major surprises – with many creators nominated for a second time.
Fashion East has teamed up with Selfridges to open a pop up shop featuring clothes, gifts and quirky collectibles from designers such as Craig Green, Ashley Williams and Charles Jeffrey. It runs until the end of March.
Co-ed shows, a celebrity debut and impressive new names are among the big headlines for London Fashion Week Men’s, running January 6-9, as the industry transitions to new gender- and season-neutral business models.