The Business of Blogging | Ari Seth Cohen, Advanced Style

Ari Seth Cohen with Mimi Weddell | Source: Courtesy Ari Seth Cohen

On the eve of his documentary film debut, Ari Seth Cohen speaks with BoF on how he has parlayed a personal interest in stylish older women into a profitable business and a platform for challenging perceptions of aging.

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Tamara Hill-Norton of Sweaty Betty on Seizing the Opportunity in Activewear

Tamara Hill-Norton, founder of Sweaty Betty | Source: Sweaty Betty

In the latest instalment of Founder Stories, a series highlighting the personal and professional journeys of fashion’s most dynamic entrepreneurs, BoF speaks with Tamara Hill-Norton of Sweaty Betty, one of the first companies to see and seize the opportunity in activewear.

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The Creative Class | Virginie Mouzat, Fashion Editor

Virginie Mouzat | Source: Phil Oh at Streetpeeper.com

Driven by a passion for reading and writing, Virginie Mouzat has long aimed to bring “intellectual vision” to fashion. The former fashion critic at Le Figaro and current editor-in-chief of fashion, lifestyle and opinions at the French edition of Vanity Fair sits down with BoF to discuss her personal and professional journey.

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Margaret Howell Says Keep as Much Control Over Design as Possible

Margaret Howell in Suffolk, England | Photo: Michael Hemy

BoF sits down with Margaret Howell at her seaside house in Suffolk, England, to discuss how the British designer built a brand known for its simple, practical pieces, evocative of the natural landscape, into a business, now majority-owned by Japanese company Anglobal, that generates £100 million per year.

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The Creative Class | David Vivirido & Francesco Sourigues, Editors and Publishers

Francesco Sourigues and David Vivirido | Source: Courtesy

With more guts than experience, David Vivirido and Francesco Sourigues left London to start a provocative men’s fashion magazine, Hercules. Eight years later, they prepare to launch Vamp, a new, subversive and sexy title for women.

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