LONDON FASHION WEEK

Organised by the British Fashion Council (BFC) for the London Development Agency with help from the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, London Fashion Week first took place in 1984. It currently ranks alongside New York, Paris and Milan as one of the ‘Big Four’ fashion weeks. It presents itself to funders as a trade […]

JAPAN FASHION WEEK

‘Cool Japan’ struts the runways at Fashion Week in Tokyo (Reuters) – Washi paper was paired with silk and fabrics layered in an echo of traditional kimonos at Japan Fashion Week, the twice-yearly celebration of an industry that plays a key role in the nation’s “Cool Japan” campaign. Underwritten by a $500-million government bankroll, the campaign – […]