FASHION. TECHNOLOGY. BUSINESS. EDUCATION. THEY’LL MEET, COMPETE, COLLABORATE AND INNOVATE AT THE FASHION DISTRICT.
The Fashion District is a cluster of ambitious businesses, academic institutions and investors in East London. It’s an opportunity: to make London the global capital of fashion technology. To nurture talent. To create new jobs and innovative products. To drive economic and social transformation. To be a legacy to be proud of.
Fashion District & The Trampery Present: Fashion Circle
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Apply to MATCHES FASHION’s New Internship Programme!
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MEET KAPDAA – THE OFFCUT COMPANY, DEDICATED TO SAVING TEXTILES FROM LANDFILL
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JOIN US FOR THE LAUNCH OF MANUFACTURING FUTURES 2021
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Hear the sounds of Leyton Green Studios by artist in residence Harriette Meynell
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The fashion industry contributed £32.3bn to the UK GDP in 2017, an increase of 5.4% on 2016.
– Fashion Roundtable
‘The Fashion District in East London will create a cluster that paves the way for even more growth and innovation. London is a global capital for culture and creativity, and this exciting new district will secure East London’s place at the center of fashion.’
– Justine Simons OBE, Deputy Mayor for Culture and the Creative Industries, Greater London Authority
There were about 36,850 fashion manufacturing and retail businesses employing about 630,700 people across the UK in 2019.
– Fashion Roundtable