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With the launch of her recent tracksuit range and various collaborations afoot, Olivia von Halle is on the fast track to becoming a staple British brand. Olivia Sharpe meets the designer who has put glamour back into nightwear and leisure into sportswear

few weeks ago, Gigi Hadid was caught by Daily Mail spies walking the streets of New York in a tracksuit, trainers and a long white coat, which was trailing along the floor, collecting dirt. This unremarkable piece of news didn’t fail to attract the attention of Olivia von Halle who, because of it, had a very good day in the office indeed. For Hadid wasn’t rocking just any old pair of joggers, but the nightwear designer’s new Missy range launched for A/W16. I happen to meet von Halle on the day of this press announcement, at the launch party of her collaboration with Mr & Mrs Smith. As to be expected, she is in high spirits. “Did you see Gigi wearing them

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Marylebone & Fitzrovia magazine January 2017  

Welcome to the latest edition of Marylebone & Fitzrovia magazine, celebrating the dynamism of the area and bringing you the latest features,...

Marylebone & Fitzrovia magazine January 2017  

Welcome to the latest edition of Marylebone & Fitzrovia magazine, celebrating the dynamism of the area and bringing you the latest features,...

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