What Fashion Week Is (Really) Like for a Fashion Buyer

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Traveling to Paris and Milan to see the most sought-after runway shows and buying clothes for a living sounds like the ultimate dream, right? But the reality is, as you may already know, completely different. Street-style chaos, cool afterparties, and rubbing elbows with celebrities and designers aside, fashion is a serious business – and a multi-billion-dollar business at that.

For insight into what it’s really like to be a luxury fashion buyer, Farah Mounzer of the Symphony Style Group (which includes Temperley London and Roland Mouret boutiques in Dubai) documented her recent trip to Paris, sharing snippets of her journey exclusively with Savoir Flair. Scroll through to discover what Fashion Week is really like for an industry insider. Deliveroo dinners? They’re just like us.

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