Architecture Design Fashion

British Council

Show menu Follow us on Instagram

IFS 2012

IFS 2012 a.Knackfuss © Sebastien Bonin

a.Knackfuss © Sebastien Bonin

The inaugural International Fashion Showcase (IFS) brought together 19 countries presenting work by emerging fashion designers, in a series of imaginative and thoughtful fashion exhibitions on show across the city during London Fashion Week 2012. 

Designed by emerging jeweller Jordan Askill, the award for Best In Show was awarded to the Korean Cultural Centre for their exhibition A New Space Around the Body, and presented at a ceremony held in Somerset House, the home of London Fashion Week.

Sarah Mower MBE, British Fashion Council’s Ambassador for Emerging Talent led the judging panel, which included; Anna Orsini (British Fashion Council), Alison Moloney (British Council), Claire Catterall (Somerset House), Donna Loveday (Design Museum), Jess Cartner-Morely (The Guardian), Maria Lemos (Rainbowave), Oriole Cullen (V&A), Penny Martin (Gentle Woman), Susanne Tide-Frater and Wendy Dagworthy (Royal College of Art).

For full listings you can download the International Fashion Showcase 2012 guide, which was designed by Bibliothèque.

 

25 January 2013

International Fashion Showcase: A Designer's Perspective

International Fashion Showcase: A Designer's Perspective Image courtesy of Ryohei Kawanishi. Photographer: Gael Delhaye  Hair & Make up: Violet Zeng

Image courtesy of Ryohei Kawanishi. Photographer: Gael Delhaye Hair & Make up: Violet Zeng

18 January 2013

International Fashion Showcase: A Curator's Perspective

International Fashion Showcase: A Curator's Perspective 'A New Space Around the Body' Korean Cultural Centre, 2012 Designer: Juhee Han Photo: Serge Martynov

'A New Space Around the Body' Korean Cultural Centre, 2012 Designer: Juhee Han Photo: Serge Martynov

4 March 2012

IFS: The Award

IFS: The Award Image courtesy of British Fashion Council

Image courtesy of British Fashion Council

24 February 2012

IFS: La Mania Winter Tales

IFS: La Mania Winter Tales La Mania Winter Tales. Photo- Isabella Redmond Styles

La Mania Winter Tales. Photo- Isabella Redmond Styles

24 February 2012

IFS: The Netherlands Invites You To Their 'Living Room'

IFS: The Netherlands Invites You To Their 'Living Room' 'Living Room' exhibition. Photo- Isabella Redmond Styles

'Living Room' exhibition. Photo- Isabella Redmond Styles

23 February 2012

IFS: Fashion is (Not) a Mask

IFS: Fashion is (Not) a Mask Mihai Dan Zarug/twenty(2)too. Photo-Isabella Redmond Styles

Mihai Dan Zarug/twenty(2)too. Photo-Isabella Redmond Styles

22 February 2012

IFS: Philippines

IFS: Philippines  Lorico. Photo- Isabella Redmond Styles

Lorico. Photo- Isabella Redmond Styles

22 February 2012

IFS: Japan Presents Kai Masahito & Kawanishi Ryohei

IFS: Japan Presents Kai Masahito & Kawanishi Ryohei Kawanishi Ryohei. Photo-Isabella Redmond Styles

Kawanishi Ryohei. Photo-Isabella Redmond Styles

22 February 2012

IFS: Uzbekistan

IFS: Uzbekistan Munisa Askarova. Photo-Isabella Redmond Styles

Munisa Askarova. Photo-Isabella Redmond Styles

22 February 2012

IFS: ÖÖ: London Edition

IFS: ÖÖ: London Edition ÖÖ: London Edition. Photo- Isabella Redmond Styles

ÖÖ: London Edition. Photo- Isabella Redmond Styles

20 February 2012

IFS: Vogue Talents

IFS: Vogue Talents CO|TE. Photo- Isabella Redmond Styles

CO|TE. Photo- Isabella Redmond Styles

20 February 2012

IFS: Lost Time Is Never Found Again

IFS: Lost Time Is Never Found Again Paula Cheng/Noriko Kikuchi. Photo- Isabella Redmond Styles

Paula Cheng/Noriko Kikuchi. Photo- Isabella Redmond Styles

16 February 2012

IFS: A New Space Around The Body

IFS: A New Space Around The Body Minky Jaemin Ha. Photo- Courtesy of the Korean Cultural Centre

Minky Jaemin Ha. Photo- Courtesy of the Korean Cultural Centre

16 February 2012

IFS: A Window Down Under

16 February 2012

IFS: Showroom Belgium opens TOMORROW!

IFS: Showroom Belgium opens TOMORROW! Belgium Showroom

Belgium Showroom

16 February 2012

IFS: Id/entity/Freedom of Choice

IFS: Id/entity/Freedom of Choice  Adela Kliškić and Nikola Barbir Photo- Isabella Redmond Styles

Adela Kliškić and Nikola Barbir Photo- Isabella Redmond Styles

16 February 2012

International Fashion Showcase - Your Guide

International Fashion Showcase - Your Guide Designer Musina Askarova for Uzbekistan. Photograph Elzara Muzaffarova

Designer Musina Askarova for Uzbekistan. Photograph Elzara Muzaffarova

16 February 2012

IFS: Africa Showcase

IFS: Africa Showcase Nigeria, Botswana, Sierra Leone Showcase Photo- Mihono Sato

Nigeria, Botswana, Sierra Leone Showcase Photo- Mihono Sato