The BFC has unveiled buy-now-pay-later giant Clearpay as its new Principal Partner for London Fashion Week in a two-year deal that also sees it underwriting all of the BFC talent support initiatives for 2021/22.
The partnership with FutureLearn will include five courses designed by Tommy Hilfiger and focused on sustainability, LGBTQIA+ allyship, body confidence and community building, each hosted by a famous activist.
The British Fashion Council has signed TikTok as Principal Partner of its returning talent identification scheme NewGen. At the same time, BNPL payment firm Clearpay will also become the event’s Official Partner.
Milan's women's ready-to-wear fashion week will once again be taking place via a phygital format. The event runs from 23 February to 1 March and will feature 61 shows, including big-name brands and new arrivals.
Five designers from the Black Lives Matter in Italian Fashion collective will kick off the show programme for the next Milan Fashion Week Women, set to start on Feb. 23 and chiefly staged in digital format.
The Milanese label’s looks for next winter are sparkling with jewellery, a collection streamed live on the D&G and Farfetch sites on Monday evening, with viewers able to pre-order items on the British luxury e-store.
Roh Kyeongeoun has won the debut 'Istituto Marangoni Paris Leonard Paris' master’s degree bursary to the Paris branch of the Italian fashion school, in a novel new design collaboration held Tuesday in the French capital.