Understanding London’s fast-changing nuances is a full-time job
It’s amazing what perspective distance gives you in your perception of others. As a typical middle-aged, middle-class North Londoner travelling around India, you can feel as one when Ashraming with an Austrian narcoleptic World of Warcraft champion; whilst getting snooted at by the Parisians, you can feel in total unison playing pool with a 16-year
Brands need to feed the unveiling metrosapien desires
It’s important to look after yourself: hand cream for when you are clammy or distressed; face wash for grubby ‘head packed inside that man’s armpit’ tube affairs; tweezers to curb the bridge between the brows; trimmers for permanent cultivated unshaven stubble looks and those wondering chest hairs that sometimes have the habit of coming through
Weird fish recruits new sales director
Weird Fish, the Cheltenham-based casual leisure brand, has recruited Kelvin Vidler as international sales director. As former managing director of Americana International (the fashion group behind the Bench and Hooch brands) and clothing company Lee Cooper, Vidler has extensive experience in international expansion. He will drive Weird Fish’s international wholesale business, initially targeting Northern Europe.