Faces and Places in Fashion: Patrick Adent and Elka Dilworth

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Faces and Places in Fashion: Patrick Adent and Elka Dilworth


Part presentation, part Q&A, FIT's "Faces & Places in Fashion" lecture series is an opportunity to connect students and the public alike to the pulse of the fashion industry in an open and conversational setting.
Patrick Adent, Loro Piana's Sr. VP for Wholesale Sales and Elka Dilworth, senior creative designer show a 15-minute video that describes the history of the company, emphasizing its efforts to use only top quality lightweight, soft and pliant cashmere fibers, and illustrates all the steps in producing a luxury product in a vertically integrated enterprise. Before taking questions from the audience they also show examples of their cashmere products.


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