13 must-see collections at February’s Harrogate Fashion Week

Now in its sixth season, Harrogate Fashion Week is set to open its doors again this 6-7 February at the spa town’s Convention Centre. The event will present the latest collections from a plethora of womenswear and accessories brands. Here are some of our favourites…

1. FROM MY MOTHER’S GARDEN

STAND: C64
The brainchild of boutique owner Penny Callaghan, British brand
From My Mother’s Garden produces beautiful botanical-print garments and accessories in sustainable fabrics. Feminine and timeless, kimono jackets and long robes crafted in silky viscose and velvet are at the heart of the collection while a growing line of womenswear and fashion accessories is also available. Joining the brand’s signature kimonos and robes for SS22 is a range of dresses, lightweight tops, linen tunics and palazzo trousers, mesh skirts and lightweight raincoats in three hero prints. Linen shift dresses and draping viscose tiered dresses add a new dimension to the collection, as well as lightweight box tops in new floral and foliage prints. In addition, new mesh skirts and lightweight jumpsuits will be added to the range this spring alongside new prints in its linen tunics and palazzo trousers. Available on short and forward order, wholesale prices are around £30 per piece in average while the minimum order requirement is £300.

CONTACT: Tel: 07825 148 040  E: info@frommymothersgarden.co.uk frommymothersgarden.co.uk

2. ZERRES

STAND: C61

Jeans and trousers brand ZERRES fuses on-trend fashion design
with superior quality and perfect fit. Offering a flawless silhouette
at an exceptional price, every piece is designed for the stylish and self-assured woman who has an awareness for current trends. Each collection offers high quality materials and finishes in both forward order and stock service programmes. For AW22, the brand is introducing a range of new silhouettes to its range, with kick-flares and O-shapes as well as boot cut, straight leg and skinnies. Meanwhile, sporty jogger pants and nonchalant athleisure styles are great for dressing off-duty. The range also includes smart blazers, woollen trousers and cigarette pants for a dressier look. Leather trousers are also a must-have for the new season, offered in a range of silhouettes including leggings and relaxed and tapered styles. Sustainability is also a key focus for the brand and it has increased its use of renewable raw materials as well as methods of saving water and reducing the use of chemicals in production. Wholesale prices are approximately £30 per piece DDP.

CONTACT: Tel: 0207 323 6652 E: tim.ryan@genusfashion.com genusfashion.com

3. LIVERPOOL JEANS

STAND: C61
Los Angeles based label Liverpool jeans, offers a complete wardrobe solution for busy fashion-conscious women. Its perfect-fitting pieces boast attention to detail using premium fabrics that ensure confidence with every wear. The brand’s team prides itself on delivering quality on-trend fashion with exceptional value. In addition to forward order, there is also a comprehensive stock service offer. For AW22 variety is key, with a wide choice of leg shapes, fabrics, seam details, washes and colour selections on offer. This season also sees the expansion of the brand’s knitwear line alongside tops in exclusive prints, sportswear and dressier trousers and blazers. Sustainability is part of the brand’s DNA and its entire production process is now carried out with the environment
in mind. Wholesale prices are approximately £40 per piece.

CONTACT: Tel: 0207 323 6652
E: tim.ryan@genusfashion.com genusfashion.com

4. MARBLE FASHIONS

STAND: C2

Creating ageless and stylish clothing designed to be worn season after season, British womenswear brand Marble first launched in 2008. The Glasgow-based label is the brainchild of co-owners Lynn Paul and Nick Williams, who have more than 60 years’ collective experience in wholesale and retail. Its AW22 line features bold statement hues with a versatile palette that can be mixed and matched. Fuchsia, green, chartreuse, red and marine are paired back by strong neutrals such as tan, ivory, charcoal and black. Meanwhile, soft pale pink is the perfect shade for transitional garments. Super soft knitwear is key this season and is offered in numerous shapes, yarns and finishes. There’s also a line of high-quality outerwear alongside elegant printed woven dresses and blouses, cotton loungewear, partywear and classic denims. Wholesale prices range from £12 for tops to £35 for knitwear while the minimum order requirement is £2,000.
CONTACT: Tel: 0141 882 6743 marblefashions.co.uk

5. BY BASICS/OWN

STAND: M52
Danish short and forward order brand by basics/OWN offers flexible ordering options for indie retailers. Its garments are made to order throughout the
year with a short six-to-eight-week turnaround and no minimum order stipulations. Buyers can expect relaxed casual styles in eco-friendly fabrics with 60+ colour options to suit their target customer and store. The label updates its pieces each season in pure, sustainable transitional weight natural fabrics, offering an ever-evolving range that suits the growing demand for high quality, fresh garments that maximise profit for boutiques. Wholesale prices are around £40 per piece on average while there is no minimum order requirement or import duty for stockists.

CONTACT: E: pg@bybasics.com bybasics.com

6. CAPRI

STAND: M47
Specialising in a casual yet elegant aesthetic, British womenswear
brand Capri creates wearable styles in effortless silhouettes with quirky design details. Fit is key for the label’s design team, which updates its most popular shapes in exciting new prints each season. For AW22, its collection highlights its love of natural fabrics and print, with eco materials and striking hand-drawn patterns – all created in-house – unpinning the range. Expect relaxed and timeless pieces featuring super-soft ethical fabrics such as bamboo, cotton Lycra and cotton cord. Wholesale prices
are around £27 per piece on average while there is no minimum order requirement for new customers.

CONTACT: Tel: 0203 819 0819
E: sales@capriclothing.co.uk capriclothingonline.com

7. I.NCO

STAND: M1

Designed in Ireland, contemporary daywear brand I.nco offers fashion-forward womenswear with a unique edge. The focus of the brand’s design team is to create classic daywear pieces that are modern and flattering with high quality fabrics used throughout. For AW22, its collection a modern twist on everyday womenswear. The range combines functional pieces with effortless style and glamour that can be brought from day to night with staple and classic pieces. From printed blouses to the perfect trousers, expect neutral base colours with pops of bright colours and funky prints that will add excitement and versatility to your new season line-up. Wholesale prices range from £20 – £60 per piece on average while the minimum order requirement is £1,000.

CONTACT: Tel: 07712 398 549/ 01429 5709

E: tatefashions@hotmail.com

8. TINTA

STAND: M56

Popular Madrid-based womenswear brand Tinta has been producing high quality, feminine and colourful fashion since 1985 – designed and made in Spain. Buyers can expect to find a broad selection of garments each season crafted to an exceptional quality and finish. Key pieces include casual printed separates, smart easy-fit trousers and shirt dresses, knitwear and its extremely popular reversible fun fur jackets and coats.  Special attention is paid to details on cuffs, collars, trims and buttons – making each of its pieces unique. The label’s sister brand Bariloche, meanwhile, offers sophisticated tailored trousers, tweed jackets and blazers alongside blouses, tailored vintage-inspired shirts, pretty tops, knitwear and t-shirts. Wholesale prices range from £18 to £95 per piece.

CONTACT: Tel: 0034 914 710 412

E: international2@tintastyle.es tintaspain.com/ Tel: 0161 236 4455 E: sales@knightsfashion.co.uk

9. VIA VENETO

STAND: C44

Created by parent group Avalon, which has been manufacturing womenswear in Ireland for 30 years, Via Veneto creates versatile occasionwear designed to be re-worn after events. The label was formed after its creators spotted a gap in the market for colour co-ordinated formal outfits. Its AW22 line is available on forward order for UK boutiques, offering striking prints alongside matching colour-block fabrics that can be styled and merchandised together for increased selling opportunities. No minimum order requirement for stockists.

CONTACT: Tel: 0035 387 205 0650 E: jcagent@gmail.com

10. SMITH AND SOUL

STAND: C61
With a soft feminine look and urban spirit, Smith and Soul responds quickly to the market trends by offering all-year-round co-ordinated short order and stock collections. Its design team has an eye for detail that brings together excellent quality, creativity and identity, resulting in a trend-led offer. Collections include a mix of jersey wear, shirts, tops, blouses, knitwear and dresses. Buyers can expect super-soft fabrics, original structures and exceptional washing and dyeing techniques. The May and June 2022 collection encompasses up to seven inspiring all-over prints. Key colours for these collections include emerald green, royal blue and a splash of raspberry pink with base colours of off white, sand and navy blue. Key items include satin wide-leg trousers and a longer short-sleeved shirt blouse, printed statement dresses and muslin shirt and wide leg trousers as well as an A-shaped shirt dress. Wholesale prices are approximately €35 per piece DDP.
CONTACT: Tel: 0207 323 6652
E: tim.ryan@genusfashion.com genusfashion.com

11. NYDJ

STAND: C61
Founded in 2003 as Not Your Daughter’s Jeans, NYDJ’s mission
is to design premium jeans that fit perfectly and make every woman
feel confident. All of its jeans and trousers are made with Lift Tuck Technology – the brand’s unique slimming panel with a patented criss-cross design. This curve- contouring construction creates NYDJ’s renowned perfect fit. The collection also encompasses chic non-denim trousers and pair-perfect tops, shirts and blouses. The AW22 collection is inspired by Nashville – a city known for its music and unique energy. Denim washes are offered in indigo casts, moody greys and black with vintage details such as tints and crafted authentic finishes. The focus is all on relaxed and wide leg silhouettes, with new standout fits including the Mona Wide Leg Trouser, Stella Tapered Ankle and Relaxed Flare. Its prints are also an ode to Nashville, echoing the excitement, optimism and vibrant colours that reflect the energy of the city as well as the beauty of the surrounding countryside. Wholesale prices are approximately £50 per piece.
CONTACT: Tel: 0207 323 6652
E: tim.ryan@genusfashion.com genusfashion.com

12. OOPÉRA

STAND: M24
US-born brand Oopéra specialises in fun yet practical raincoats in vibrant prints and colourways. Many of its pieces are reversible – offering two coats in one – and feature water- repellent fabrics that make the range ideal for UK downpours. For AW22 buyers can expect a wide range of striking coats in various prints, colours, lengths and styles. This season its standout designs are based on historical artist prints while buyers can choose matching umbrellas to complete the look. Wholesale prices are around £49 per piece on average while the minimum order requirement is £1,000.
CONTACT: Tel: 0800 612 9009
E: info@carolccollections.com carolccollections.com

13. FRANK LYMAN

STAND: C34

Frank Lyman offers daywear, luxe casual coordinates, embellished and embroidered denim, eveningwear and wedding wear across three divisions: Frank Lyman Montréal, Frank Lyman Denim and LYMAN. Boasting a high sell-through success rate with its retail partners, stockists can expect a five-star service encompassing one-week re-orders, advertising partnerships, promotions and free shipping. Its AW22 line-up includes chic layering pieces such as shackets and sleeveless vests for an elevated look. Its signature dresses have been updated with short and maxi hem lines and standout silhouettes. There’s also a range of perfect-fit jeans with beading, rhinestones, pearls and embroideries alongside glamorous sweaters, cardigans, capes and puffer coats. Last but not least, its occasionwear offer includes seasonless dresses, jumpsuits and separates crafted in luxurious fabrics. Wholesale prices range from £65 per piece on average for Frank Lyman Montréal to £85 for LYMAN while the minimum order requirement is £2,500.

CONTACT: Tel: 07368 175 176
E: ukinfo@franklyman.com franklyman.com