We are thrilled to be joined by Laura Fantacci and Petro Stofberg, Co-founders & Editors of leading online style destination Wardrobe Icons and Deborah Brett, Wardobe Icons Editor-at-Large and Fashion Trust Founding Patron, for a Q&A presented by the Fashion Trust on running a digital-first fashion platform, forever trends and building a wardrobe that never goes out of fashion. This Q&A will take place at . 8.30am before the private orders open.
Dedicated to forever-pieces over quick-fix fashion and grown-up style that you’ll stay in love with season after season, Wardrobe Icons is your discerning digital style destination. Investment buys, timeless trends, curated edits and expert advice – in a world saturated by websites that tell you what’s in fashion, we tell you what never goes out of fashion.
Deborah Brett has worked in fashion journalism for over twenty years. Starting as Deputy Fashion Editor at The Times Newspaper, she then moved to Harper’s Bazaar as their senior fashion editor, later becoming Fashion Features Director. She has styled numerous fashion campaigns and consulted for designers such as Ungaro, Matthew Williamson and Jimmy Choo as well as designing Jenny Packham’s stores. Since leaving Bazaar Deborah has worked as contributing fashion editor for Red Magazine, styling main fashion shoots, celebrity covers as well as writing fashion interviews and style pieces. She is also currently Editor-at-Large at wardrobeicons.coman online magazine where she interviews experts within the field of fashion and beauty from Aerin Lauder and Glenda Bailey, Editor of US Harper’s Bazaar to super blogger Leandra Medine of Man Repeller and Eva Chen from Instagram.
BFC FASHION TRUST
The BFC Fashion Trust is a British Fashion Council initiative focused on delivering sustainable business development and growth. It provides financial grants to designer businesses and mentorship in areas critical to the success of young fashion designers such as e-commerce and finance. The charity is funded through the generous support of a dynamic group of philanthropists, entrepreneurs, investors and business people with a shared interest in nurturing creative talent.