It's the early hours of the morning down here in the Southern Hemisphere, but over in London fashions elite are taking their seats ahead of the Burberry A/W '18 runway show. This is Christopher Bailey's final collection with the British fashion house after spending seventeen years spearheading the brand. Bailey has revealed that this collection will feature a new rainbow take on the iconic Burberry check which is "dedicated to - and in support of - some of the best and brightest organisations supporting LGBTQ+ youth around the world."

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"There has never been a more important time to say that in our diversity lies our strength, and our creativity," Bailey said in a statement that was posted to Instagram.

Take a seat at in the front row:

The February capsule collection will be available to shop directly after the show at burberry.com

Live from London: watch the Burberry A/W ’18 runway show