In mid-September the fashion world once again gathered in London to mark the 68th edition of London Fashion Week with a busy schedule, bringing together some of the world’s most innovative and creative names in the fashion industry. Over 80 designer names graced the catwalk whilst over 100 brands were showcased in the Designer Showrooms.
We have put together a photographic collection of what some of the fashion designers had on display this autumn as they showed off their latest collections, creativity and brands here in London.
Highlights of the show included Burberry, who presented their first collection under Riccardo Tisci and Victoria Beckham, who brought her show to celebrate a decade of business. ALEXACHUNG staged a catwalk of her new collection as did MM6 Maison Margiela and Nicholas Kirkwood for the first time as part of London Fashion Week. And Jenny Packham celebrates her 30th anniversary this year.
As well as the above names, other international and celebrated designers at the show included Alice Archer, Amanda Wakeley, Ashley Williams, Ashish, Aspinal of London, Bobby Abley, Bora Aksu, CHALAYAN, Christopher Kane, DAVID KOMA, Edeline Lee, Emilia Wickstead, ERDEM, Eudon Choi, Faustine Steinmetz, Fashion East, FYODOR GOLAN, Gareth Pugh, Gayeon Lee, House of Holland, Huishan Zhang, Isa Arfen, J. JS Lee, Jamie Wei Huang, Jasper Conran, JULIEN MACDONALD, Malene Oddershede Bach, Margaret Howell, Markus Lupfer, Marta Jakubowski, minki, Mother of Pearl, Mulberry, NABIL NAYAL, Natasha Zinko, Nicopanda, On|Off Presents…, OSMAN, Pam Hogg, palmer//harding, Paul Costelloe, Peter Pilotto, Preen by Thornton Bregazzi, Pringle of Scotland, pushBUTTON, REJINA PYO, Roberta Einer, Roksanda, Roland Mouret, Ryan LO, Sadie Williams, Simone Rocha, steventai and Teatum Jones, Temperley London, TOGA, Xiao Li, XU ZHI and Zandra Rhodes. New additions Gayeon Lee, Nabil Nayal and RIXO London were also at this autumn’s show.
More information on this year’s events and the next London Fashion Week Festival which will be taking place from 15th to 19th February 2019 can be found on London Fashion Week’s website: www.londonfashionweek.co.uk
Editorial by Simon Burrell, Editor-in-Chief of Our Man On The Ground Travel & Lifestyle and photographs by Pietro Recchia, a London-based photographer specialising in fashion, portraits and luxury events.