About the Designer Showrooms


Dates for London Fashion Week spring/summer 2015:
Friday 12th September - Tuesday 16th September 2014

09.30 - 19.00
Somerset House, Strand, London WC2R 1LA

The Designer Showrooms autumn/winter 2014:

The Designer Showrooms provide a platform for UK and International designers to engage with buyers and press.

Located next to the official BFC show space at Somerset House, it is conveniently positioned for maximum footfall.

The Designer Showrooms showcase an edit of contemporary and luxury designers and is 'zoned' over two floors to improve visitors' navigation and ease.

The Designer Showrooms welcomes 56 new designers and has been zoned into ready-to-wear on the first floor including emerging talent, contemporary, luxe, tailoring, street wear and knitwear. Additionally, this season the Designer Showrooms welcomes catwalk collections by Christopher Raeburn, Fyodor Golan, Nasir Mazhar and palmer//harding. The West Wing of the ground floor will house the Samsung GALAXY press and buyers’ lounge and collections by the NEWGEN designers sponsored by TOPSHOP. The following NEWGEN designers will take turns to occupy the pop-up showroom, listed alphabetically:

1205 Sunday 16th 10am – 2pm
Claire Barrow Saturday 15th 10am – 5.30pm
Danielle Romeril Friday 14th 10am – 7pm
Lucas Nascimento Sunday 16th 3pm – 7pm
Marques’Almeida Tuesday 18th 2pm - 6pm
Ryan Lo Monday 17th 2pm – 6pm

The BFC’s millinery initiative Headonism and its fine jewellery initiative, Rock Vault will be exhibited in the East Wing of Somerset House.

A Headonism drinks reception will take place at 5-7pm on Saturday 15th and includes designers Aurora Ozma, Emma Yeo, Keely Hunter, Moody & Farrell and William Chambers. A Rock Vault drinks reception will take place at the same time and includes designers Alice Cicolini, Fernando Jorge, Imogen Belfield, Jacqueline Cullen, Jo Hayes Ward, Melanie Georgacopoulos, Ornella Iannuzzi, Tomasz Donocik and Yunus & Eliza.

Download the AW14 floor plans.
the AW14 LFW Showcase Pack for useful information on showcasing at London Fashion Week.

For enquiries please contact:
Shanne O'Shea
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7759 1977

Designer Showrooms Information Hotline during LFW: +44 (0) 870 112 9088