I love it when designers get catty! Thank God someone shares my opinion on Kate Moss for TopShop. Bless you Hussein Chalayan.

“If you have a really strong sense of style and people want to aspire to being like you, I can understand that,” he says. “But if you really are doing it just because you think of yourself as a brand and you haven’t had the training and you know nothing about clothes, it kind of demeans all the training that designers have had.”

“I don’t think it represented her, and I didn’t think she worked hard enough. I even told her to her face.”

“She said, ‘Oh, I’m just trying to do a light thing; I’m not trying to do anything serious.’ But I said, ‘That’s not the point.’”

Amazing, no?

Hussein Chalayan Fall 2009 Ready-to-Wear

Kate Moss Spring/Summer 2009

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