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Make it British Live!

Taking place at The Old Truman Brewery in East London on 23 and 24 May 2018, "Make it British Live!" is an annual business to business show, with over 200 exhibitors. Exhibitors range from garment manufacturers to sample makerstextile mills to trimmings, fabric printers to machinery providers. 
If you are looking to manufacture a product in the UK, you will find all of the suppliers here that you need. If you want to discover new and exciting British-made brands with  ready-made collections, you can find everything from handbags to gifts, as well as menswear, womenswear, and childrenwear labels. It is the only place to find totally British suppliers all under one roof!

New Restaurant Opening - INKO NITO

The wait is over. A brand new restaurant has landed in Carnaby, straight from L.A, INKO NITO, the new casual dining hotshop, combining laid-back dining with innovative flavours that you have to try.
The new concept from creator and co-founder of Zuma restaurants, ROKA, Oblix and Florida’s ETARU Rainer Becker is the place to go for bold sharing plates ideal for dynamic dining. Think dishes cooked over an open robata grill including Beef Cheek, spicy Korean miso and picked daikon with butter lettuce or Bone marrow, smoked soy, garlic toast and shallot.

Ted Baker Launches Pop-Up Store in Old Street Station

Opening its doors in Old Street station, this latest pop-up will showcase pieces from TedBaker's 'Colour By Numbers' collection against opalescent panels inspired by a contemporary art gallery.
The label's capsule collection - composed of timeless patterns with a modern twist including unstructured pin-striped suiting, fly fish print pieces and striped knitted dresses and tops - will be available to buy and includes a special gift with every purchase.

Regent Street Welcomes London's First CITYTREE – A Pollution Absorbing ‘LIVING WALL’ With The Eco-Power Of 275 Trees

Having been tried and tested in European cities including Berlin, Amsterdam and Oslo, the first London CityTree has launched on Glasshouse Street, just off Regent Street - delivering 275 times the air cleaning capability of a single tree. CityTree is a pioneering technology which takes just 1% of the space that would be needed to achieve the same results using real trees.

Fashion Designer Emilia Wickstead Launches First Activewear Collection

A designer best known for evening dresses and bridalwear, Emilia Wickstead is casting off her feminine virtues in favour of athletic garb. This year, the London Fashion Week favourite has collaborated with Bodyism – a high-end health and fitness brand – to create a 13-piece range of activewear that includes leggings, sports bras, jackets, hoodies, jumpers, jumpsuits and even a yoga mat. 
And while Bodyism founder James Duigan tackled the technical side of things, the style is where Wickstead’s name as a designer really comes into play. Aside from being functional, the collection gives sporty pieces a feminine edge, with her trademark florals and a colour scheme of dusty pink and royal blue.

Fashion Designer - Vjera V

Vjera V is a soul stitched high-end Womenswear brand. Creative Director, Vjera Viliclik is Croatian born and London based. She trained at Ecole Lesage in Paris in haute couture embroidery, a concept that can clearly be seen throughout her collections. The embellished pieces are hand prepared in the London studio, with Swarovski crystals, pearls and beads.

Having launched the brand in 2016, Vjera V is a label that has gone from strength to strength with their girly designs having received coverage across the likes of publications such as ELLE France, Cosmopolitan UK, Stella magazine and Hello magazine to name a few.  The brand is now available in a number of Stockists including Wolf and Badger London and New York and some boutiques in Dubai.

Designer Collection - Marzoline Milano

Established in 2017 by Italian twin sisters Allegra and Desideria Tantalo, Marzoline offers high quality handcrafted Luxury Head Accessories. The collection invites you to explore a range of different styles of Turbans, Headbands and Twillys. 

Brought up in Rome and London, both law graduates with a Master in Fashion Management, we were always united by a passion for accessories, fabrics and patterns. Marzoline was born from this passion. 

Womenswear - We are Kindred

We are Kindred's story begins with two sisters and a single vision. Established in 2013 by siblings, best friends, and kindreds, Lizzie and Georgie Renkert, the Australian label is a celebration of sexy feminism. 

Drawing from over 30 years of collective experience in the fashion industry across magazine editing, design, buying and development, the sisters' deep respect for one another's individual aesthetic informs an offering of effortless modern luxury – with a touch of bohemia.

Fashion Gem - Wanbing Huang

Wanbing Huang is a London based womenswear fashion designer. She launched her eponymous label in October 2016 at emerging designers showcase platform Labelhood during Shanghai Fashion Week and soon gained traction from both the Chinese and international fashion audience.

Her 2017 Spring/Summer debut collection "Chaotic Order" was heavily influenced by the Belgian film director Oliver Smolders' short film "Seuls". She used horsetail hair, 3D embroidery, ancient weaving technique and innovative ring lacing to mimic the subtle emotional upheaval of a suffering autistic child.