Amongst the highlights at the 6-day event is The Exhibition, a display of 120 emerging and established accessories, jewellery and ready-to-wear designer brands, each showcasing their Autumn/Winter 2012 collections.
Taking place at London’s Somerset House, The Exhibition features a range of new exhibitors including footwear designers Alain Quilici, Alejandro Ingelmo, Julian Hakes and Kat Maconie.
Other notable shows include Rock Vault, a new fine jewellery initiative to support, showcase and promote Britain’s most innovative fine jewellery talent. As part of this initiative, ten selected jewellers are showcasing their A/W 2012 collections at Somerset House.
Fashion Week will close on Wednesday with Menswear day, featuring 7 shows, 4 salon shows and two presentations.
It is estimated that orders of over £100 million are placed during London Fashion Week each season.