• Interview: Jean-Claude Jitrois on the past, present and future of leather

    5 days ago - By Fashion United

    INTERVIEWLeather has defined
    Jean-Claude Jitrois' career. Worn by the likes of Brigitte Bardot, Elton
    John, Cher, Yoko Ono and Stéphanie de Monaco, to name but a few, his eponymous label has helped to show the world that leather can be sophisticated and versatile. So much so that he was knighted in 2001 by
    Légion d'Honneur, the highest French order of merit, for his services to the fashion industry and the promotion of French fashion abroad.
    At the age of 74, Jitrois is not showing any signs of slowing down. This week, he unveiled a collaborative capsule collection with holiday-wear...
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