Thursday, 16 December 2010

British Fashion Council announces recipients of NEWGEN MEN sponsorship

The British Fashion Council (BFC) has announced eight of London’s emerging menswear fashion design talents to receive sponsorship from its designer support initiative NEWGEN MEN sponsored by TOPMAN. All recipients will receive business support, funding and the opportunity to use the BFC venue to host either a catwalk show, presentation or an installation during London Fashion Week’s Menswear Day, on 23 February 2011. The recipients are:

Catwalk sponsorship (shows will take place in the BFC Show Space):
Christopher Shannon
James Long
J.W. Anderson

Salon show sponsorship (TOPMAN show space at the Royal Opera House):
Lou Dalton

Presentation sponsorship (presentations will take place in the Portico Rooms):
Katie Eary
Omar Kashoura

Installation sponsorship (installations will take place in the ground floor showrooms):
Christopher Raeburn