Profile Returns for 11th Year in partnership with The London Garments Expo
The Business Design Centre will play host to some of the UK’s best designers, national & international retailers and an array of the finest manufacturing houses worldwide from 29th – 31st August.
The London Garments Expo in association with Profile is set to be the fashion and trade event of the year!
Jenny Holloway, Director of Fashion Enter, commented “This year sees a unique collaboration with the London Garments Expo – at last a true union for the good of fashion! Profile is delighted with this new partnership for 2012; the team are amazing and combined we will put on the greatest event for fashion this decade! Manufacturing excellence combined with true British designer talent!”
Profile bridges the gap between Graduate Fashion Week and London Fashion Week and is now in its 11th year. Still showcasing the hottest new design talent to the fashion industry, previous designers that have showcased include Alice Palmer, Hemyca, Angel Jackson, Samantha Cole London and Elizabeth Lau and can now be seen on the catwalks at London Fashion Week.
Last year saw the London Garments Expo welcome manufacturers from all over the world to meet with buyers, retails and designers and build relationships.LGE’11, held at Olympia Exhibition Centre, saw 81 exhibitors from 11 different countries attend the trade event, including a delegation from one of the biggest export associations in the world.
Bringing the best of the UK’s design talent together with retailers and a collection of the finest international manufacturers ensures that this will be a fashion and trade show like no other. With this exciting new partnership, a whole new path has been opened to designers, retailers and manufacturers alike.
Ali Hasan, CEO of Perfect Management London Ltd, organiser of the London Garment Expo, added “The partnership between Profile and the London Garments Expo will build on the next step of our vision, introducing British designers to international manufacturers and securing that global trade link. We hope to create what will be an amazing event for all sectors of the garments industry.”