Billie Scheepers / 27.09.2014

“Mrs Joan Burstein CBE, has been at the forefront of fashion for over 60 years, she is the founder of Browns, one of the world’s most iconic fashion retailers. Mrs. B, as she’s affectionately referred to in the industry, is known for her innate flair for spotting fresh talent and is famously credited with discovering names such as Alexander McQueen, John Galliano and Christopher Kane. Christened ‘the fairy godmother of fashion’ by Vogue she also introduced Jil Sander, Donna Karan, Giorgio Armani and Comme des Garçons to London.”

“One word of  inspiration: Life”

“I don’t think one can go through life without regrets.”

Joan Burstein

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