24 April 2012

London Collections: Men announces provisional schedule & launches website

The first London Collections: Men schedule has just been announced by the British Fashion Council along with the launch of the event's website. The three day event (15-17 June) will include British brands Dunhill, Hackett, Margaret Howell and Pringle of Scotland hosting presentations alongside a selection of heritage brands and tailors from London’s Savile Row. E.Tautz, Hardy Amies and Richard James will be showing ready-to-wear collections, while presentations will be taking place on Savile Row on 15 June. Belstaff will host an exclusive collection preview; Paul Smith is to host an event at BAFTA; there will be a Burberry Timepieces presentation; and Thom Browne will present at Harrods. Designers Christopher Kane and Jonathan Saunders will show their menswear collections, joined by Richard Nicoll debuting his men’s line. In addition to over 50 shows and presentations, Burberry, Esquire and Mr Porter, GQ and Calvin Klein, Louis Vuitton, Spencer Hart and Tom Ford will host events. Shows and events will be taking place at venues across London (see DIARY dates) with The Hospital Club, London WC2, becoming the central location for London Collections: Men. There will be three floors of showrooms and installations from over 25 ready-to-wear and accessories designers. HRH The Prince of Wales will be hosting a reception to celebrate the launch of London Collections: Men on 14 June. A full events programme and cultural listings will be announced in early May.
www.londoncollections.co.uk

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