After a year dominated by loungewear and tracksuit bottoms, fashion is showing signs of awakening from its prolonged trends hibernation. With the end of lockdowns round the corner, it’s a moment for reinvigoration of the fashionscape. London’s emerging designers are always worthy of close scrutiny, reflecting the city’s diverse and multi-faceted energy.
With a scaled-down schedule that merged both menswear and womenswear collections, London Fashion Week included some deeply personal collections that reflected on heritage, nature and narrative in a fully digital event running from June 12 to 14.
From high-impact prints to new ideas for summer knitwear, here’s our pick of the new ideas of Spring/Summer 2022. And there’s more to come at another London Fashion Week from September 17 to 21, which is likely to include a greater selection of real-life shows.