Fashion Scout are delighted to announce that applications opened Friday 13th October 2017 for Fashion Scout London AW18 season, 16th – 20th February 2018.
Designers are able to apply for multiple showcase options including; three catwalk spaces of the Grand Temple, Vestibule and Gallery alongside the interactive Presentation Studio.
Fashion Scout, the international showcase for fashion pioneers, is the UK’s largest independent and globally recognised platform for emerging and established design talent during London Fashion Week. Headed up by Founder & Creative Director Martyn Roberts, Fashion Scout in renowned for championing, nurturing and showcasing creative design talent from across the globe and being the launch pad for hundreds of designers.
Over the past 11 years Fashion Scout has scouted, supported and showcased a whole generation of talent including Peter Pilotto, Iris Van Herpen, Gareth Pugh, Eudon Choi, David Koma, William Tempest, Pam Hogg, Felder Felder, Maria Francesca Pepe, Piers Atkinson, Agi and Sam, Roberts|Wood, Phoebe English, Anna K, Xiao Li to name a few.
Alongside the brightest British talent, Fashion Scout’s unique element is providing unrivalled platforms for international designers and collective showcases from across the world. Fashion Scout embraces this international perspective more than any other major platform in the UK. Having built an internationally acclaimed reputation as a leading fashion showcase, Fashion Scout is frequented by top buyers and media, as well as globally recognised fashion personalities.
Martyn Roberts, Founder and Creative Director commented: “Fashion Scout is dedicated to and passionate about seeking out and showcasing innovative design pioneers who want to reach an international audience. I am thrilled with the large international expansion of Fashion Scout. These new and continued partnerships enforce Fashion Scout’s global expansion as the key platform for creative talent worldwide. We welcome new talent applications and returning designers every season, and we look forward to seeing what this season has to offer.”
Applications for Fashion Scout AW18 will close on 13th November 2018 at 6.00pm. Successful applicants will be invited to submit previous season’s samples alongside sketches of the new season for an industry panel on 28th November. During selection judging, the industry panel will work together to decide the winner of Fashion Scout’s AW18 Merit Award alongside choosing the four winners of the joint catwalk showcase Ones To Watch.
Application Request form: www.fashionscout.co.uk/applications
About Fashion Scout
Fashion Scout is the international showcase for fashion pioneers.
Over the past 11 years Fashion Scout has scouted, supported, nurtured and showcased pioneering designers including Iris Van Herpen, Peter Pilotto, Eudon Choi, David Koma, Felder Felder, Maria Francesca Pepe, Piers Atkinson, Agi and Sam, Martina Spetlova, Helen Lawrence, Georgia Hardinge and many more.
Featuring a selection of innovative UK and international designers, Fashion Scout London will be hosted 38 catwalk shows, salon shows and presentations for SS18.
Fashion Scout London AW18 is held at the iconic Freemasons’ Hall, Covent Garden, from 16th-20th February 2018, Fashion Scout’s 23rd season during London Fashion Week.