The British Fashion Council (BFC) has announced the chosen seven brightest design talents who will receive sponsorship to showcase AW14 collections at London Fashion Week (14th – 18th February 2014) from NEWGEN, sponsored by TOPSHOP.
Catwalk sponsorship: 1205, Marques’Almeida, Lucas Nascimento, Simone Rocha
Presentation sponsorship: Ryan Lo
Exhibition sponsorship: Claire Barrow, Danielle Romeril
NEWGEN is the BFC’s scheme to support the very best emerging talents whose ambition is to build global, high end fashion brands and offers designers financial support and showcasing opportunities at London Fashion Week to present their AW14 collections.
Since its inception in 1993, NEWGEN sponsorship has acted as a launch pad for many young designers such as Alexander McQueen, Christopher Kane, Erdem, Mary Katrantzou, Nicholas Kirkwood, Roksanda Ilincic, Jonathan Saunders and J.W. Anderson.