Nick Grimshaw has been appointed new Menswear Ambassador for London Collections: Men (LC: M).
In his newly appointed role, Nick will be working closely with the Menswear Committee to champion British designers, and support the shows and events at LC: M. Nick will join current menswear ambassadors David Gandy, Dermot O’Leary and Tinie Tempah.
New members to the Menswear Committee this season are Alannah Weston, Creative Director at Selfridges; Alexander Fury, Fashion Editor at the Independent; Catherine Hayward, Fashion Director at Esquire, Gillian de Bono, Editor of the FT’s How to Spend It and model Robert Konjic.
“We are thrilled that Nick Grimshaw has become an ambassador for London Collections: Men, as his innate style, his enormous influence, and his enthusiasm for British fashion makes him a perfect choice. We are also delighted that Alannah, Catherine, Alexander, Gillian and Robert have all agreed to become committee members. The support of our industry has been crucial to the development and success of London Collections: Men" - Dylan Jones, Chair of London Collections: Men,
The menswear committee is fundamental in supporting and promoting London Collections: Men, ensuring the showcase is a unique opportunity to see and buy British menswear whilst experiencing the UK’s dynamic creative industries through a cross cultural curated programme.
London Collections: Men AW14 will run from 6th – 8th January 2014.
To see the full menswear committee, visit www.londoncollections.co.uk/committee
For more information, visit www.londoncollections.co.uk.men
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