• Raf Simons cancels LFW show following death of The Queen

    19 days ago - By Fashion United

    Image: Raf Simons AW22 van Raf Simons | Credit: Catwalkpictures
    Belgian designer Raf Simons has become the second big name to cancel an upcoming show at London Fashion Week following the death of Queen Elizabeth II last week.
    In a statement on September 9, seen by Vogue Business, the Raf Simons team said: “Following the devastating news of the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, we have decided to cancel the Raf Simons catwalk show on September 16.
    “As the country enters a period of official mourning, we will pause during this time of great sadness. We will take this time to respect...
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  • Grieving Britain cancels fashion, cultural and sporting events

    19 days ago - By Fashion United

    The death of Queen Elizabeth II has led to a slew of cancellations or postponements of high-profile national events, from concerts to fashion shows and Premier League matches.
    Official government advice published on Friday said there was "no expectation" that events be cancelled and all decisions were at the discretion of those involved.
    Nevertheless, organisers said they had taken the decision to cancel
    Saturday's traditional closing event of the BBC Proms, an eight-week series of daily orchestral classical concerts held predominantly at London's Royal
    Albert Hall.
    The star-studded...
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