In the last two years, emerging fashion brands like Christopher Kane, Altuzarra, JW Anderson, Nicholas Kirkwood and Roksanda have attracted a flurry of investment. Who’s next? BoF identifies the young fashion labels we would bet on, based on their commercial and creative potential.
Twelve talented young designers have been shortlisted for the inaugural LVMH Prize.
NEW YORK, United States — As New York Fashion Week continues, our trusty contributing photographer Sonny Vandevelde provides us with behind-the-scenes images from the Tommy Hilfiger, Karen Walker, Thom Browne, Tim Coppens, Rodarte, Sass & Bide, Marc by Marc Jacobs and Sophie Theallet shows.
BoF checks in with some of the emerging designers from our long-standing Spotlight series to find out how their businesses are growing and what lessons they’ve learned along the way.
NEW YORK, United States — Straight from day five of the Autumn/Winter 2013 collections, trusty lensman Sonny Vandevelde brings us backstage imagery from the Marc by Marc Jacobs, Ohne Title, Tim Coppens, Tommy Hilfiger and Karen Walker shows. Sonny Vandevelde is a contributing photographer at The Business of Fashion.
NEW YORK, United States — This month, the BoF Spotlight shines on Tim Coppens, a promising Belgian-born designer who is rapidly ascending the menswear ranks in New York. Young menswear designers face the tricky challenge of pushing aesthetic boundaries while staying within the relatively limited sartorial confines of what the vast majority of men are willing to wear. Few succeed. But Coppens — who is a 2012 Ecco Domani award winner