The fashion blogger from Ticino Valentina Nessi had a chat with Christopher Bailey, Creative Director of Burberry
LONDON – Valentina is turning halfway around the world to attend exclusive events of fashion week, and for the second year in a row – in order to promote British fashion – has been appointed as Official International Blogger of the British Fashion Council. And it is precisely during the recent London Fashion Week that she had the opportunity to interview Christopher Bailey and meet celebrities like Cara Delevingne, Kate Moss and Mario Testino.
The meeting took place at the Burberry backstage, immediately after the fashion show, which was held in Kensington Gardens in a huge white tent, created exclusively for the event.
“Bailey has been very helpful, answering all the questions from reporters, including Carine Roitfeld, author of the notorious CR Fashion Book and former editor in chief of French Vogue, explains Valentina.
“Noticing how the show was so different from the usual and much more colorful, I wanted to ask Christopher Bailey the reason for this change … And he, with cheerfuly said:” Fashion is made to change … In addition, my goal is to renew the brand to make it more fresh and youthful … “”. “In fact – continues Valentina – the new collection spring-summer 2015 is very colorful and, most importantly, all the models during the presentationn of the garments wore flat shoes … A true revolution for the British brand, I would say … “.
How evokes the title, “The Birds and the Bees”, the collection takes its cue from “birds and bees”: “During the parade the atmosphere was inevitably that of an enchanted garden, where the models are” transformed “into fairies, in butterflies, dragonflies “adds Valentina before concluding.
With this collection, Christopher Bailey has managed to make all the guests dream: “It’s wonderful to inspire people and make them happy – said the designer to the Ticino fashion blogger – Their happiness gives me motivation, leading me to be, at the same time, even more creative … “.