In his second diary update Philip Start spent yesterday at the Milan Menswear shows and sent us an update:
Pui-Tien Man writes…
Hot on the heals of Jude Law for their clothing line, Dunhill have announced another celebrity ambassador in the form of Henry Cavill, who has become the face of their London fragrance.
Philip Start has been in Paris at the menswear shows looking for new pieces for his London Boutique Start. He caught up with us and gave us the lowdown from the last few days:
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Comme Des Garcons love plaid. That’s the
main lesson that can be learned from their Paris show. Other designers have put
in a couple of plaid pieces but Comme Des Garcons practically put it into every
piece they had on show. They would have hired Mel Gibson to come down and
reprise his role in Braveheart whilst wearing head to toe Comme Des Garcons
plaid if they could afford him. Or if Mel Gibson wasn’t an alcoholic anti-semitic.
Mango is launching its first menswear collection for a decade, and it will hit stores this spring.