London Fashion Week in high gear

2/18/2013
ASSOCIATED PRESS

LONDON  — London Fashion Week is expecting a very high-profile day, with shows coming from Tom Ford, Burberry and top designers.

International buyers have flocked to the shows, as have high numbers of industry bloggers.

Ford is mounting a rare London catwalk show today, while Burberry creative director Christopher Bailey's designs are often among the most heralded.

Today's schedule also includes designers Christopher Kane, Erdem, Osman and Peter Pilotto.

The twice-a-year London event, which ends Tuesday, will be followed by catwalk shows in Paris and Milan.