Jasper Conran launched his first womenswear collection in 1978. This preceded a six-page spread in Vogue describing him as the “rising star of British Fashion” and one of a “new generation of British designers.”

“The beating heart of his design ethos: English with an edge.” Suzy Menkes

He was a founding board member of the London Designer Collections – subsequently renamed London Fashion Week – and was awarded Designer of the Year by the British Fashion Council in 1986. Jasper Conran continues to show his womenswear collection at London Fashion Week.

Jasper Conran first women collection

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