BFC Champions Positive Fashion: Survey Shows that London Fashion Week September 2018 Will be Fur Free

Today, the British Fashion Council (BFC) announces that following a survey conducted with all London Fashion Week designers on the official catwalk and presentation schedule, no animal fur will be used at London Fashion Week September 2018. As representatives of…

Molly Goddard Designs the London Fashion Week Festival Limited Edition Tote Bag

The British Fashion Council is delighted to announce that acclaimed British designer, Molly Goddard, winner of the 2018 BFC/Vogue Designer Fashion Fund, has been commissioned to design this season’s London Fashion Week Festival limited edition tote bag. Molly Goddard specialises…

British Fashion Council Announces Partnership Granting Access For International Designers, Talent And Creatives To Work In The UK

The British Fashion Council (BFC) is delighted to announce that it has been working with Arts Council England (ACE), in partnership with the Home Office and the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport to expand and promote the Tier…

Sixteen of the world’s best emerging fashion designers to exhibit in London at the International Fashion Showcase 2019

International Fashion Showcase 2019 11-25 February 2019 Somerset House, West Wing Galleries Free Admission internationalfashionshowcase.com #ifs The International Fashion Showcase (IFS) nurtures and presents work from the finest up-and-coming fashion talent from around the world. The biennial fashion presentation is…

The British Fashion Council Host Fashion Forum Thought Leadership Event on Breaking Through Barriers in the Industry

Yesterday, the British Fashion Council in collaboration with innovation consultancy TheCurrent, hosted the Fashion Forum, a thought leadership event bringing together industry leaders from fashion, investment and technology to collectively debate and share knowledge on the topic ‘Breaking Through Barriers’.…

British Fashion Council Puts Talent and Arts Education Front and Centre

In light of funding cuts to creative arts education and the introduction of the EBacc, this month the British Fashion Council (BFC) used its annual Graduate Preview Day to cement its work in education as more important than ever. Working…

British Fashion Council Fashion Trust Announces its 2018 Grant Recipients

The British Fashion Council (BFC) is pleased to announce that its charitable initiative BFC Fashion Trust has in 2018 awarded grants totalling £380,000 between eight designers. Announced today, this year’s grant recipients have been chosen for their exceptional effort and development in…

British Fashion Council Announce Stephanie Phair as New Chair

Today, the British Fashion Council Board announce that the new Chair of the organisation will be Stephanie Phair. The role will be formalised at the 5th July 2018 Board meeting with key meetings commencing as early as June. The tenure…

British Fashion Council Celebrates Support for Fashion Design Talent in the Uk

The British Fashion Council (BFC) is delighted to announce that in 2017, it raised over £2.2million for its charities and business support initiatives and in the twelve months to March 2018 it has allocated £1.1million. With the British fashion industry…

British Fashion Council and Royal Academy Announce Five New Pairs for the Fashion Arts Commissions

The British Fashion (BFC) Fashion Arts Foundation and the Royal Academy Schools are thrilled to announce the collaboration of five new pairs for the Fashion Arts Commissions, an innovative project bringing together the worlds of fashion and art. Launched in…