Fashion Extra: Tom Ford to launch menswear collection in LondonPosted by Madeleine York on August 2, 2012 under Fashion,Fashion Extra
Tom Ford is set to take over London when he presents his autumn/winter 2013 collection in the fashion city. He will be opening his first British store located in Sloane Street as well.The collection will be the newest addition to the men’s runway collection that will run from January 7 to January 9 2013.
The American fashion designer told British newspaper Telegraph, “I am very pleased to be showing my Menswear collection in London next January. London has a vibrancy that is inspiring and much of what I create for men takes its inspiration from the traditional British menswear.”
According to him, his clothes are designed for international customers and that London is one of the most international cities on the planet.
Tom was the creative director of Gucci and Yves Saint Laurent – which renamed its label into Saint Laurent – from 1994 to 2004. He has also directed his first film A Single Man, which was originally a novel of Christopher Isherwood. The movie was nominated at various film festivals including the 66th Venice International Film Festival.
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