Creations from a Salvatore Ferragamo spring/summer collection. Brown is the new black, says trend forecaster Li Edelkoort. Photo: AFP

Why brown is the new black, and Chinese will lose interest in fashion: trend forecaster Li Edelkoort

  • Edelkoort, who teaches at Parsons School of Design, talks about why fashion is losing customers and what fashion schools get wrong
  • She expects China to become a fashion leader, predicts ‘everything that’s black now will turn brown’, and admires Africans’ sense of style
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Creations from a Salvatore Ferragamo spring/summer collection. Brown is the new black, says trend forecaster Li Edelkoort. Photo: AFP
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Vincenzo La Torre

Vincenzo La Torre

Italian-born Vincenzo La Torre started his career in fashion journalism after graduating from Columbia University in New York. He has previously worked for Vogue Japan, Harper's Bazaar Singapore and Prestige Hong Kong. Before joining the Post as fashion editor in 2017, Vincenzo was a member of the launch team of Vogue Arabia in Dubai.