PARIS — Like a baby talking its first steps, the premiere edition of the Mode City lingerie fair had its ups and downs.
The three-day event that closed at the Porte de Versailles here on Sept. 8 had been staged in Lyon, France, for 24 years. But over the past several years the marketplace had become increasingly global, especially with trade show producer Eurovet’s entry into Asia with the Hong Kong and Shanghai Mode Lingerie fairs.
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"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)