LONDON — Stephanie Phair is getting straight down to business in her new role as chair of the British Fashion Council with plans to give London’s creatives some commercial firepower and to face the challenges of Brexit and a fast-changing industry.
London has always been the city with the top fashion schools and creative talent and a breeding ground for international trendsetters. It’s also a difficult place to set up an international, sustainable fashion business.
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“As long as [companies] are peopled by humans, there’s always that opportunity [for authenticity.] When that doesn’t happen, it’ll hurt your [brand],” he says. “We’re human beings. Human meaning flesh, being meaning spirit. As long as we have that, there is the opportunity for growth and elevation.” — Pharrell Williams, WWD Original.
The Paris men’s calendar just gained another heavy hitter: Celine will stage a show in January, mere months after creative director Hedi Slimane launched its men’s wear division during a coed show on Sept. 28. 📸: @thekateowen
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