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The BFC has released a further £500k for its COVID Crisis Fund

After granting £1m to 37 independent British fashion businesses, the industry body is renewing its commitment to helping the country’s young talent weather the storm of the pandemic.
Mahoro Seward
7.29.20
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The BFC and CFDA have called for fashion to slow down

In a joint statement, the two leading fashion institutions have highlighted the need for change at all levels in the wake of coronavirus.
Mahoro Seward
5.21.20
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These are the first recipients of the BFC’s £1m COVID Crisis Fund

Bianca Saunders, Chopova Lowena and Charles Jeffrey all feature, and there are future rounds of funding to come.
Mahoro Seward
5.13.20
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The BFC is launching a £1m coronavirus hardship fund for designers

The British Fashion Council's Covid Crisis Fund will be used to help independent fashion businesses hit by then pandemic.
Mahoro Seward
3.30.20
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the british fashion council has announced the 2019 newgen recipients

From A-COLD-WALL* to Supriya Lele, catch up with this year’s designers to know.
Liam Hess
4.30.19
Fashion

this is why climate emergency protesters are ‘swarming’ london fashion week

Extinction Rebellion activists are blocking roads around London Fashion Week, demanding the British Fashion Council declare a ‘climate emergency’.
Charlotte Gush
2.17.19
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the british fashion council are calling for another brexit referendum

The organisation says that the No Deal Brexit we’re currently facing should be avoided at all costs.
Roisin Lanigan
1.16.19
Fashion

the fashion awards in london gave 10 new year’s resolutions for the industry

From a pregnant HRH The Duchess of Sussex to a fired up Dame Vivienne Westwood, the winners and guests of the The Fashion Awards 2018 in partnership with Swarovski used their platforms to encourage positive change.
Steve Salter
12.11.18
Fashion

when will the fashion industry wake up and finally go fur free?

The tide is finally turning against fashion's endorsement of animal cruelty in the name of vanity, but there is still a long way to go.
James Anderson
10.4.18
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david beckham is now the british fashion council's new chief ambassador

Becks has been tasked with boosting support for the British fashion industry on a global scale – raising the profile of emerging British fashion talent in the US, Asia and beyond.
Steve Salter
5.11.18
Fashion

molly goddard wins the bfc/vogue designer fashion fund

The frilly, fun and fabulous queen of London Fashion Week follows in the footsteps of Christopher Kane, Erdem, Jonathan Saunders and walks away with the £200,000 prize.
Steve Salter
5.3.18
Fashion

why we need to support the capital’s creativity more than ever

After a year of Brexit, deepened austerity and slashed funding, the BFC’s NEWGEN support is vital in helping the capital’s bright young future-proof their businesses. As we follow Pascal Gambarte’s lens in an exclusive shoot, the Class of 2017 talk us...
Steve Salter
5.16.17
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