The British Fashion Council has announced the four recipients of this year's Fashion Forward initiative.
Womenswear designers Mary Katrantzou, Louise Gray and Henry Holland in addition to menswear designer James Long, will all receive sponsorship to show in London for two consecutive seasons. James is the first menswear designer to receive support through this scheme.
Fashion Forward was established six years ago to provide funding to emerging British designers. To be eligible designers will either have progressed through NEWGEN or be at a similar stage in their business. Previous winners have included: Christopher Kane, Meadham Kirchhoff, Giles Deacon and Roksanda Ilincic.
Source: Fashion Monitor
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