When is London Fashion Week?

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The pandemic has no doubt changed Fashion Weeks across the globe.

After going fully digital in 2020, London Fashion Week (LFW) came back in September 2021 in a phygital – that is a mix of physical and digital – format.

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With the Omicron variant of COVID-19 rapidly beginning to spread at the latter part of 2021, we began to wonder whether LFW would be cancelled or go back to being digital only.

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Well, I’m just as curious as you are, so I’ve found out all the answers. Here’s everything you need to know about London Fashion Week — from when it will be held to which designers are showing their AW22 collections.

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How often is London Fashion Week?

LFW is held twice a year – in February and September.

The next Fashion Week will showcase the autumn winter collections for 2022, while September shows the spring summer collections for 2023.

We explain fashion seasons in more detail here.

When is London Fashion Week?

The shows take place at roughly the same time each year: as mentioned, the autumn winter collections are presented during February while the spring summer collections are showcased in September.

For this year, the first set of shows will take place between February 18th and 22nd.

A provisional line-up has already been released by the British Fashion Council and it looks like we’ll be treated to another hybrid digital-physical showcase this year.

We’re seeing a lot of our favourites on the list — Rejina Pyo, Simone Rocha and Halpern, to name a few.

You may check out the complete provisional lineup at the London Fashion Week website.

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Is London Fashion Week 2022 open to the public?

The major fashion event used to be exclusively for those who worked in the world of fashion — from buyers to journalists and even bloggers. However since the start of the pandemic, it has become somewhat public.

With a shift to digital, LFW has become open to everyone There are still physical shows though, and those are exclusive events, but you can tune in on the Fashion Week website.

How do you get invited to London Fashion Week?

Tickets are given to those invited by specific designers and industry leaders. If you work in fashion, you may apply to be accredited through LFW’s website.

It’s worth noting that tickets are given in advance, so you have to apply early.

How to watch London Fashion Week

Tune into London Fashion Week on the dedicated website, where many shows will be livestreamed.