The not so glamorous DEFRA also took the opportunity to launch their drive to bring corporate social responsibility to the fashion industry from top to toe with the Sustainable Clothing Action Plan, whose acronym is a little too close to scat, to be glamorous. WIth metaphorical belts tightened this year, the focus is on fashion as a thriving creative industry rather than an obscenely decadent, impossible, frivolous ideal. And as a 25th birthday present, it's a move from the romanesque to the neo-classical: goodbye South Kensington, hello Somerset House.
London Fashion Week: Happy More Ethical Birthday
Last Updated 23 February 2009