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.
News & Events
06 Nov 2019
Sparkbox Wins Retail Futures!
Sparkbox Wins Retail Futures! We are delighted to announce the first prize for the Retail Futures Fashion District Innovation Challenge Prize 2019 was awarded to Lindsay Fisher, co-founder of Sparkbox, at the Fashion District Innovation Awards & Investment Supper held at The Stratford Hotel on November 5th, 2019. Following an intensive pitch and interview process […]Read More
News & Events
29 Oct 2019
APPLY: POPLAR WORKS
APPLY: Poplar Works Applications are now open for the next development within the Fashion District: POPLAR WORKS! Opening in East London in November, it is a proud collaboration between Poplar HARCA, London College of Fashion, UAL and The Trampery. The studios at Poplar Works have been developed for anyone working in the fashion economy – […]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
News & Events
21 Jul 2019
SPACE: Free Studio Space & Business Support for UAL/CFE Alumni at Poplar Works!
SPACE: Free Studio Space & Business Support for UAL/CFE Alumni at Poplar Works! Poplar Works is a new space within the Fashion District, will be a new home for East London’s fashion economy. The exciting new development on 384 Abbott Road, Poplar, E14 0UX will co-locate workspace, manufacturing and education facilities, and is a partnership […]Read More
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POPLAR WORKS NOW OPEN TO APPLICATIONS! Offering over 40 affordable studios to designers, makers and creatives! Brought to you by @poplar.harca, @lcflondon_, @thetrampery, the deadline to apply is Nov 18th. Visit @poplarworks or www.poplarworks.co.uk to apply, dm us if you have any q's. #FashionDistrictLDN #PoplarWorks #TramperyFashion #FashionWorkspace #FashionStudios
October 29, 12:37pm
A big thank you to our "Critical Friends" who joined us for a development session to provide constructive feedback and advice to our nine shortlisted start-ups ahead of the final on November 5th! Read about our team of critical friends here: https://bit.ly/2JiYPsP @westfieldstratfordcity @truegloballive @wearestylus @fashioninnovationagency @brunswickgroup @johnlewisandpartners @farfetch @fashhackldn And special thanks to @workable @lendlease for hosting us! #FashionDistictLDN #RetailFutures #RetailTech #FashionTech #LondonTech #FashionInnovation
October 25, 11:58am
A big thank you to our "Critical Friends" who joined us for a development session to provide constructive feedback… twitter.com/i/web/status/11876…