One of our favorite Brit designers is ready to turn it up a notch. Hussein Chalayanhas added a pre-collection for spring
2009 and is venturing into footwear, according to WWD.
pre-collection of ready-to-wear, plus a limited selection of shoes, was
unveiled over the weekend in Milan and will be sold there through July
20. A more
extensive footwear collection is being readied for the fall-winter 2009
Activewear Puma acquired Chalayan earlier
this year and named him Puma’s creative director.