Q&A with our Nick Ashley
Private White V.C’s factory in Salford, Manchester, specialises in outerwear and has made for the likes of Burberry, Aquascutum, Nigel Cabourn and Baracuta. These days, though, private-label work is limited, as the focus is now on building the brand in its own right on an international scale – hence the debut at January’s Pitti Uomo.
Tom Bottomley: How long have you been designing for Private White V.C now?
Nick Ashley: I’ve been here three years and it’s taken that time to get to this stage where we’re showing at Pitti. It’s kind of like, “Welcome to the real world.”
TB: How did designing for the brand come about in the first place?
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