London’s fashion scene isn’t just about London Fashion Week. It’s a hub of creative designers, models and retailers all year round. And just as every fashion line is unique, every fashion show should be too.
For a fashion show venue, you need the space for a showstopping catwalk, but also somewhere that gets the creative juices flowing. There are plenty of hidden gems around but here’s where to host a top fashion show in London:
Capacity: 2500 standing, 1200 seated
Check it out here: Old Billingsgate
Just a short walk from London Bridge, OId Billingsgate has the capacity to host a fashion show of any size. With a huge main room and other spaces available, this historic venue is incredibly versatile and definitely a showstopper. Find out more about what they’ve got on offer.
Capacity: 580 standing, 250 seated
Check it out here: Motel
If you’re looking to host a fashion show in East London, Motel is a great option. It’s a popular event space for a reason, with over 6,000 square foot of space for you to play around with. Motel is a diverse venue and has seen a whole host of events between its walls! Check them out right here.
Location: Ladbroke Grove
Capacity: 230 standing, 230 seated
Check it out here: Sunbeam Studios
Sunbeam Studios is a stunning grade two-listed building that blends old and new with its contemporary interior and period features. You’ll find two large studios, as well as a private garden area. The spaces are absolutely ideal for glam product launches and fashion shows, as you can see.
Location: Tower Hill
Capacity: 350 standing, 50 seated
Check it out here: cloudM
The sweeping view of iconic landmarks is the star of the show at cloudM, with stunning full-length windows with a view of the river and the Tower of London. There’s a variety of spaces for hire, so ideal for storing outfits and changing areas.
Capacity: 250 standing, 250 seated
Check it out here: Core Clapton
This former Edwardian parish hall re-launched in August 2017. It’s the definition of a blank canvas space, and has has plenty of natural light. You’ve got lots of freedom when it comes to custom styling, or leaving it all white to let the clothes take centre stage.
Capacity: 300 standing, 200 seated
Check it out here: Mondrian London at Sea Containers
Mondrian London at Sea Containers is a stunning art deco venue – perfect for any fashion lines channelling that old timey glamour. We love the balconies because the views are AMAZING – and their British and American cocktails are on point.
Capacity: 100 standing, 60 seated
Check it out here: Noho Studios
Noho Studios is one of the newest exhibition spaces in the West End. Their shop window space and brandable frontage allow for full customisation. A blank canvas space with high arches and lots of different spaces on offer.
Capacity: 500 standing, 250 seated
Check it out here: White Rabbit
White Rabbit sits tucked beneath converted Victorian archways. This generous photographic studio also functions as a multi-purpose events space. It’s surprisingly big inside, and makes the most of historic charm and modern practicality.