Season after season, the BFC puts on a stunner of a line-up that’s dazzling in its breadth. London’s show schedule boasts super brands like Burberry (and, for this season, Versace), iconoclastic grande dames like Vivienne Westwood and Zandra Rhodes, rule-breakers like Gareth Pugh and Ryan Lo and it-crowd favourites like House of Holland and J.W. Anderson. Phew. It’s also one of the few fashion weeks that you can sort-of afford to shop from, with high street brands like Topshop and Whistles regularly making catwalk appearances.
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It’s time to stop the ever-so British self-deprecation. We might be slightly biased, but London fashion is bloody brilliant, and the capital’s ‘anything goes’ approach to style makes London Fashion Week the standout star of fashion month, season after season. Here’s why…
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