London Fashion Week (LFW) 17th February 2023 to Tuesday 21st February 2023, will take place as a digital-physical hybrid.
The provisional schedule features both menswear and womenswear designers including iconic British luxury brand Burberry who will be presenting their first collection under the new creative direction of Daniel Lee. Other highlights from designers showcasing at LFW include Christopher Kane, Dilara Findikoglu,
Emilia Wickstead, Erdem, Halpern, Molly Goddard, Paul Costelloe, Richard Quinn, Roksanda, Scott Henshall and Simone Rocha amongst others.
There will also be an exciting lineup of events and activations to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the internationally celebrated British Fashion Council ( BFC ) NEWGEN initiative. BFC NEWGEN is the most established designer development scheme globally, set up by the BFC to enable a group of designers, including the late Lee Alexander McQueen, to showcase their collections at London Fashion Week in 1993. The year-long celebration will kick off at LFW February 2023 and will provide an opportunity for the creative community to come together to celebrate and acknowledge the scheme’s illustrious history and alumni, and London’s legacy in nurturing emerging talent and the next generation of visionary creatives. The BFC NEWGEN Show Space will return to The Old Selfridges Hotel. Participating BFC NEWGEN designers on schedule this season include Ahluwalia, ANCUȚA SARCA, ASAI, Chet Lo, Conner Ives, DI PETSA, FEBEN, HARRI, HELEN KIRKUM, LABRUM London, Leo Carlton, MASHA POPOVA, Nensi Dojaka, Paolo Carzana, ROBYN LYNCH, ROKER, S.S.DALEY, SAUL NASH, Sinéad O’Dwyer and yuhan wang.
LFW and Ukrainian Fashion Week will present three Ukrainian designers: FROLOV, KSENIASCHNAIDER and PASKAL as part of “Support Ukrainian Fashion”. This initiative was launched by Ukrainian Fashion Week to support designers in Ukraine. The show will be an opportunity to showcase the diversity, creativity and talent of Ukraine’s fashion scene, and the courage, resilience and resistance of Ukrainian designers striving for a peaceful future.
Just Associates acknowledges the support of Selfridges amongst others for Newgen and LFW February 2023 alongside BFC Official Partners: Diet Coke, The Londoner and TONI&GUY. Official Suppliers: Fora and Getty Images.
Main image: Molly Goddard, LFW September 2022
Photograph: Stuart Wilson/BFC