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Chinese celebs at London Fashion Week

CNC report from London
Added On June 21, 2013

And from New York over to London -- Chinese celebrities were invited to check out the trends on the runway at Men's Fashion Week. CNC caught up with three of them at the Burberry show at Kensington Gardens.


London Collections: Men emphasizes both the creative and commercial importance of established British brands and emerging talent as well. It also captures the rich cultural landscape that contributes to the sector's inspiration and success.

Western celebrities were out in force at the big event, including American tennis star Serena Williams and British model Suki Waterhouse.

Also attending were Chinese stars Chen Kun from the Chinese mainland,Khalil Fong from Hong Kong and Bolin Chen from Taiwan.

SOUNDBITE (CHINESE) FONG KHALIL, Popular Hong Kong singer
"I'm looking forward to this show, because this is the first time I have come to London. And in such a beautiful place, I experienced this Burberry menswear Fashion Show, I'm really excited."
  
SOUNDBITE (CHINESE) CHEN KUN, Chinese Actor
"First of all, this is the first time that Burberry has invited me to the show. I really like Christopher's inspiring designs. I feel surprised after watching the show. This is the kind of thing I want."

All the events on the schedule were showcase the breadth of British fashion talent, from the world's most innovative emerging designers to global menswear brands.

It's hard to think of a better place to take in British high fashion than Kensington Gardens. Quite the festive occasion there.