The Mulberry show venue which, for those unfamiliar with the geography of London, was in the E16 postcode, a former industrial area, was probably the most remote venue choice in recent memory and generally agreed to have been an act of cruelty to the show-goers.
Of course it was late, with Olivia Palermo steaming in after the show had started, her face a picture of fury. But most other VIPs had managed to make it in time, even if some of the out-of-towners got to see a lot more of London than most do (or would want to).
It didn’t dim the excitement for South Korean model and street-style star Irene Kim and Chinese fashion blogger Han Huo Huo, both in town for the Mulberry show. “I love London much more than Paris, because I think London is more clean and really easy for shopping,” Han told WWD. “And I like the food much better. It’s much better than Paris; There’s a Chinese restaurant in Chinatown that is amazing and I always go to.”
Kim was also excited about London’s gastronomical offerings. “I really wanted to go to Duck and Waffle because I love their Happy Fried Duck with the waffles and the syrup,”
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