CATWALK & PRESENTATION SCHEDULES – APPLICATION CRITERIA

  • The applicants collection should consist of men’s ready to wear or accessories
  • Applicants should have been in business for at least one year and have a minimum of four stockists. If applicants have been in business for less than three years they should look at applying for NEWGEN support. Information on NEWGEN can be found at: www.britishfashioncouncil.com/NEWGEN
  • Applications will be reviewed by an advisory panel comprised of leading opinion formers, press and retail representatives

EVENTS SCHEDULE - APPLICATION CRITERIA

  • Events organised by BFC Patrons, sponsors, LFW/LFWM designers, showroom designers and press affiliates will be listed
  • Events by any other businesses, brands and press will be internally reviewed on a case-by-case basis
  • An event will not be listed if it conflicts with the show schedule
  • Off-Schedule Presentations will not be listed on the Events Schedule

APPLICATION PROCESS
PHASE ONE - APPLICATION PROCESS

  • Applications for January 2018 are now closed
  • Designers are asked to provide two industry-based references; we suggest that a buyer or journalist as a relevant referee

PHASE TWO - E-PANEL

  • Once an applicant has completed the application form online, this will be reviewed and the candidate will be notified by email whether the application has been accepted
  • Designers successful to phase two will be reviewed by an e-panel of key industry members. Please do not submit samples unless specifically requested to do so
  • Applicants may be asked to submit additional supporting information, which will be considered alongside the application to reach a final decision

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • Each season an e-panel is selected which includes both UK & international key opinion formers, media, buyers and representatives from the BFC
  • The panel acts in an advisory capacity only. There may be certain cases where the BFC feels a particular applicant may or may not be suitable for London Fashion Week Men's, and the BFC reserves final say
For further information please contact:
Isabella Davey
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7759 1978
isabella.davey@britishfashioncouncil.com