Without doubt, the most important show of the London season has to be Grace Wales Bonner, the LVMH Prize winner of two years ago; whose fall-winter collection was a wonderful study of exile from the Caribbean.
To Sunday lunch with David Beckham and his happening label Kent & Curwen, which unveiled a series of great tribes of London images shot by the noted photographer Perry Ogden beside its new flagship in Covent Garden.
Think of this coming weekend in London as a Double Hitter Twelfth Night. Both to celebrate the epiphany and kick off London Fashion Week Men’s, a four-day feast of some 50 events - shows; presentations; and lock-ins.
The label, which announced its return to Paris for the men's fashion week in January 2018 will finally not appear on the official calendar, its show location having been deemed too far from the others.
Elliott will present a womenswear collection during the women's week on Monday, February 12. The California-based designer presented in New York City for fall 2017 and then showed with buyers in Paris for spring 2018.