14 Sep 2020
Meet the Retail Futures 2020 Shortlist
Meet the Retail Futures 2020 Shortlist The Fashion District, in collaboration with the Fashion Innovation Agency at London College of Fashion, UAL, is delighted to announce its shortlist for the second edition of Retail Future! The shortlist was selected from 88 applications from around the world by our high-profile panel of industry experts, and 14 […]Read More
FASHION. TECHNOLOGY. BUSINESS. EDUCATION.
THEY’LL MEET, COMPETE, COLLABORATE AND INNOVATE AT THE FASHION DISTRICT.
The Fashion District is a cluster of ambitious businesses, academic institutions and investors in East London. It’s an opportunity: to make London the global capital of fashion technology. To nurture talent. To create new jobs and innovative products. To drive economic and social transformation. To be a legacy to be proud of.
11 Aug 2020
Sabinna Rachimova inspires the next generation on East Summer School 2020
This summer fashion designer Sabinna is partnering London College of Fashion to inspire young people on the ‘East Summer School 2020’. With her studio in the heart of the Fashion District at Trampery Fish Island Village, and her commitment to sustainability and community, she will work with 12-17 year olds from east London Boroughs with a curiosity for fashion. The programme, supported by Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, will encourage the next generation to think about […]Read More
25 Aug 2020
Waltham Forest Fashion drop in – networking, business support, promotion
Waltham Forest Fashion drop in – networking, business support, promotion Are you in the fashion and textiles industry in Waltham Forest? Join us to learn about a few incredible resources at your disposal… About this Event The London Borough of Waltham Forest is buzzing with creativity! A Fashion District hub has been created at Market […]Read More
22 Jul 2020
Retail Futures 2020 – Depop & The Next Generation of Retail
Depop is the fashion marketplace for the next generation, offering a platform that is inclusive, diverse and less wasteful – with transformation at it’s heart. Known as an innovator and disruptor in the marketplace themselves Depop are in a prime position to forecast the retail horizon. As a partner in the Fashion District Innovation Challenge Prize, they also have the insight to spot the […]Read More
THE VALUE OF THE UK FASHION INDUSTRY IS ESTIMATED AT £28 BILLION, TWICE THAT OF THE AUTOMOTIVE OR CHEMICALS INDUSTRIES.
‘The Fashion District in East London will create a cluster that paves the way for even more growth and innovation. London is a global capital for culture and creativity, and this exciting new district will secure east London’s place at the Centre of Fashion’.
Justine Simons OBE, Deputy Mayor for Culture and the Creative Industries, Greater London Authority
VIDEO: Fashion District Officially Launches!Read More
19 Feb 2020
London Fashion Fund champions the future of fashion sustainability
London Fashion Fund investments champion the future of fashion sustainability We are delighted to announce that three sustainable fashion start-ups KAPDAA, CLOTHES-DOCTOR and REWRITTEN are the first recipients of investment from London Fashion Fund. Backed by the Mayor of London, the co-investment fund seeks to support early stage sustainable fashion & fashion tech start-ups that […]Read More