London Fashion Week is one of the most exciting times of year in the fashion calendar here in the UK, and it seems the US thinks so too as a record number of US buyers are expected to attend this year, including those from department stores such as Bergdorf Goodman, Barney’s and Saks 5th Avenue.
Drawn by the news that Tom Ford will be staging his first catwalk show in the capital, buyers are also excited to see what our home grown designers such as Burberry, Christopher Kane and Mulberry will have to offer.
British designers have raised their game to ensure that London Fashion Week will consistently be part of our schedule,’ Bergdorf Goodman senior fashion vice-president Linda Fargo told The Evening Standard: “They have clearly moved past the subversive language of the past. They now present developed, original ideas and quality craftsmanship.” – We couldn’t agree more. Which collection are you most excited to see this season?