The Fashion – BFC Announce The 13 NEWGEN SS13 Winners

The British Fashion Council announced the 13 Spring/Summer 2013 NEWGEN winners via Twitter today. The selected 13, the best of London’s emerging  pioneer designers have been selected by the BFC to receive the NEWGEN sponsorship –  supported by Topshop to show their collections at London Fashion Week SS12 in September 2012 ( September 14th-18th).

The NEWGEN recipients for the Spring/Summer 2013 Sponsored by Topshop were announced by Journalist and fashion blogger Melanie Rickey of Fashion Editor At Large .

Just incase you are unaware, NEWGEN, was first established in 1993 and has since become  ‘The worlds most globally recognised fashion design talent identification scheme’ as stated by the BFC.  Over the fashion years, NEWGEN has aided the ‘new generation’ of emerging fashion design talent such as the late, and great Alexander McQueen, Giles Deacon, Jonathan Saunders, Christopher Kane, Marios Schwab, Richard Nicoll, Roksanda Ilincic, Erdem, Meadham Kirchhoff, Peter Pilotto, Mary Katrantzou, David Koma, Louise Gray and Holly Fulton.

The NEWGEN SS13 Winners for each sponsorship category are as follows:

Catwalk sponsorship: Michael van der Ham;J.W. AndersonSimone Rocha

Presentation sponsorship: Christopher; J.JS Lee; Lucas Nascimento; Marques Almeida; Nasir Mazhar;  Sister By Sibling

Exhibition sponsorship:Palmer // Harding; Huishan Zhang, Lim CooperSophia Webster

Have a close look at some of the 13 NEWGEN designers startling creations below – ENJOY!

Sophia Websters’ Gorgeous Footwear

Lim Cooper’s beautiful knitwear

Simone Rocha’s neutral creation

Sister By Sibling


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