Dessous London Recap
Dessous London launched its inaugural show last week in London. Visitors to the show immediately praised the choice of venue, Carousel on Baker Street, for its modern, sunlight infused feel.
WGSN praised the light and airy feel of the venue, along with the brand mix. As well as home grown talent, there was a strong global mix of brands.
The showroom event was curated to reflect established names as well as new and up and coming brands. Recent graduates from De Montfort University’s Contour Course, showcased their final collections to the industry.
At the close of day one the packed venue played host to a cocktail party attended by some of the industry’s most important and influential buyers as well as media.
Sponsored by German Brand, Lascana, delicious canapés and cocktails were catered by Carousel, entertainment came in the form of the sensational Beau Rocks, a couturier and burlesque dancer extraordinaire, Beau wore Lascana lingerie beneath her costume. DJ Annie Oh provided the music. Guests were immortalized in fashion illustrations by Kristina Starkina.
The Dessous London team were delighted with the footfall over the two days, and feedback from brands and buyers.