Emerging lingerie labels from the UK exposed their brands at New York’s Lingerie Fashion Week in a dedicated exhibition over the weekend.
Housed in the sponsor lounge, the Ones to Watch: BRITISH INVASION exhibition showcased garments from JANAY Intimates, Kocolala and StephieAnn.
The brands were among 25 designers to take part in Lingerie Fashion Week, which opened to buyers in Manhattan’s gallery district on October 24 and 25.
Returning for a second season, Secrets in Lace took to the runway Friday evening, showcasing Secrets in Lace lingerie and stockings as well as Dita Von Teese stockings by Secrets in Lace.
A multi-designer Made in the USA Runway Show opened day two, exposing independent designers Andreé Ciccarelli, Lola Haze and The Giving Bride.
Also during the event, You! Lingerie stormed the runway with an army of Fifth Element-inspired pregnant models, showcasing the brand’s maternity lingerie and loungewear.
Closing the season on Saturday night, the Official Closing Benefit returned as the only open-to-the-public event held at Lingerie Fashion Week.