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Kronthaler comes out of the shadows for Vivienne Westwood in Paris

By Morwenna Ferrier in Paris

It wasn’t the label’s classic protest-wear, but the British designer’s husband put together a quietly, subtly political collection

In British fashion, you can’t move for sustainability as a reference point – not least with Vivienne Westwood, who has used the catwalk to monetise climate change, somehow without losing face.

The good news for fans of her uniquely British eccentricity and famous corset dresses is that her business partner and husband, Andreas Kronthaler, has picked up that baton since taking her place at the helm of this label. And, on a damp Saturday afternoon during Paris fashion week, the Austrian delivered an autumn 2019 collection that was classic Westwood – with a does of environmental activism.

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Via:: https://www.theguardian.com/fashion/2019/mar/02/andreas-kronthaler-out-of-the-shadows-vivienne-westwood-paris