Starting October 13th, the London Fashion Week brings Richard Quinn’s NFT debut, in partnership with the British Fashion Council and Clearpay! Accordingly, the limited-edition digital assets will offer fans VIP access to designer merch or a unique experience. The proceeds will go to the BFC Foundation, an initiative supporting young talents in the British fashion industry.
What should you know about Richard Quinn’s London Fashion Week NFTs?
This month, the iconic fashion designer Richard Quinn officially enters the NFT space with a limited-edition drop. His rose-themed collectibles will launch in partnership with Clearpay as part of the London Fashion Week. In fact, minting will become available on October 13th at 10:00 BST along with the physical Richard Quinn x Clearpay: In Bloom Exhibition.
Each minter will be able to select one of the following options:
- 35 NFTs tied to a limited-edition collection of accessories designed with Clearpay, including a scrunchie, a tote bag, and a bucket hat. Of course, each item carries Quinn’s floral signature style;
- 15 NFTs acting as +1 invitations to Richard Quinn’s private party at Covent Garden in London. Surprisingly, the designer will reveal his favorite looks from his SS23 collection. These NFTs will become available on October 12th.
All in all, there will be 50 digital collectibles offering outstanding experiences and items for fashion enthusiasts worldwide. You can purchase the NFTs at inbloomnft.co.uk.
What is Clearpay?
In essence, Clearpay a buy-now-pay-later platform that upgrades users’ virtual shopping experience from famous brands. The company’s core goal is to “connect shoppers to the best brands in innovative and exciting ways”, Co-Founder Nick Molnar said.
In fact, Clearpay is the EU branch of Afterpay. Earlier this year, Afterpay collaborated with NYFW to to create the Afterpay Keys NFT collection. Through the collection, buyers unlocked exclusive merchandise and experiences. This collaboration with Richard Quinn is another a great example of how Clearpay/Afterpay is pushing boundaries in the NFT industry.
“I’m thrilled to partner with Clearpay to put a unique Richard Quinn stamp on the London Fashion Week celebrations,” Quinn said in a statement. “From the creation of the beautiful rose NFT and bespoke merchandise, to our event in Covent Garden and the exhibition open to the public, this will be a true celebration of fashion, and will be a spectacular way to mark this season’s London Fashion Week.”