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Men's S/S 18 Collections Panel Schedule
Whats happening this menswear season!

Live Panel Discussions: shows that raise eyebrows, pique interest and spark debate This season, our Live Panel Discussions focus on the shows SHOWstudio deems the most relevant and conversation-worthy. Lou Stoppard and Finn McTaggart will chair panels alongside industry experts. Our panels this season will be streamed regularly at 11:00 or 17:00 BST. See our schedules for each city below:


Charles Jeffrey LOVERBOY Saturday, 10 June, at 17:00 BST

Topic: Young London. How has the city's longstanding interplay between club culture and fashion shaped new designers?


Finn McTaggart, SHOWstudio editor

Lyall Hakaraia, mentor and creative maverick

Princess Julia, DJ and writer

Willie Walters, professor

Richard Mortimer, editor

See what the panelists had to say about Charles Jeffery in the live panel discussion here

Pitti Uomo

JW Anderson Thursday, 15 June, at 11:00 BST

Topic: Art and Fashion. Off the back of Anderson’s Disobedient Bodies exhibition at The Hepworth Wakefield, we discuss the 'designer as curator'.


Finn McTaggart, SHOWstudio editor

Mimma Viglezio, creative consultant

Amnah H Knight, editor

Jenna Rossi-Camus, curator

Hettie Judah, writer

Watch the panel discuss J.W Anderson S/S 18 Men's collection and Disobedient Bodies exhibition here


Dolce & Gabanna Saturday, 17 June, at 17:00 BST

Topic: Social media and the rise of the ‘influencers’. Students weigh in on fashion’s new relationship with celebrity.


Lou Stoppard, SHOWstudio editor

Marco Bajjali, menswear student at Royal College of Art

Ben Duncan, fashion design student at University of Westminster

Natasha Ahmed, fashion promotion & imaging student at University of Creative Arts Epsom

Priyesh Patel, fashion history and theory student at Central Saint Martins

Live footage from the D&G panel discussion is now available to watch here.

Prada Sunday 18 June, at 17:00 BST 

Topic: This year, Prada staged their first fashion show dedicated to Cruise. This panel focuses on the changing business models dominating fashion.


Lou Stoppard, SHOWstudio editor

Mimma Viglezio, creative consultant

Karinna Nobbs, academic

Mandi Lennard, fashion PR

Trino Verkade, creative consultant

See what our panelists had to say about Prada S/S 18 menswear here


Walter Van Beirendonck Wednesday, 21 June, at 17:00 BST

Topic: This discussion considers how gay culture has impacted, shaped and changed fashion.


Finn McTaggart, SHOWstudio editor

Dino Bonacic, writer and creative director

Tom Rasmussen, journalist and drag queen

Jake Hall, writer

See what our panelists had to say about Walter Van Beirendonck's S/S 18 collection, and the issues of representation of gay and queer culture in fashion here.

Comme Des Garcons Homme Friday, 23 June, at 17:00 BST

Topic: To time with the Met’s current show, The Art of the In-Between, this panel looks at the cult of Comme.


Finn McTaggart, SHOWstudio editor

Jeffrey Horsely, curator

Conner Ives, designer

Rob Nowill, editor

Watch the panel discussion about Rei Kawakubo's S/S 18 offering here.

New York

Raf Simons: Wednesday 12 July, at 17:00 BST

Topic: The designer as a creative director. This panel considers the role a designer can play in changing and shaping a brand, in this case, Calvin Klein.


Lou Stoppard, SHOWstudio editor

Stavros Karelis, buying director

Andrew Davis, stylist

Patrick Grant, creative director

While you wait for the panels, head to our Collections page to stay up to date with what menswear is offering for S/S 18!