The designer must have been in business for a minimum of 2 years, designing collections with at least 2 collections. Emerging designers must have been in business for a minimum of 1 year.

Collection categories accepted: womenswear & menswear, swimwear, lingerie, haute couture, jewellery and accessories.

The designer must have received press coverage in their country from prior collections. (applies for established designers only)

The designer must produce a minimum of 15 pieces per collection (Emerging designer must produce at least 10 pieces) and provide all shoes and accessories for the fashion show. Jewellery and accessories designers must produce a minimum of 10 pieces per collection.

*Opportunities are available for jewellery and accessories designers to partner up with clothing designers for their Runway shows. Please contact BHMFW to discuss.

The designer must be able to manufacturer, produce and ship the collection on the UK timetable of 30 days from the date that any order is placed.

International designers are not required to attend the show, however the collection must be shipped at least 7 days prior to event. BHMFW will produce the fashion show; including model selection, sizes and run a full show to designer’s specific requirements.

Photos of your most recent collections, press photos and designer biographies must be submitted in English by email to


Thank you,

Elpromotions for Birmingham International Fashion Week