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London Fashion Week puts brave face on Brexit

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A creation at the Anya Hindmarch catwalk show (above), and a creation by designer JW Anderson during London Fashion Week; organisers hope the five-day event will help alleviate Brexit blues in an industry that overwhelmingly wanted to stay in the EU.
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A creation at the Anya Hindmarch catwalk show, and a creation by designer JW Anderson during London Fashion Week; organisers hope the five-day event will help alleviate Brexit blues in an industry that overwhelmingly wanted to stay in the EU.

London

BRITISH fashion put a brave face on Brexit last Friday as it began its first catwalk shows since the vote, citing a surge in sales on the weak pound despite fears that leaving the European Union will hit exports and increase costs.

"It might not have been what we wanted, but