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A lot of people have shared their opinions on Kanye West 's entry into the world of fashion, from other designers like Jeremy Scott and Olivier Rousteing ? , to NYFW founder Fern Mallis and an Uber driver . Now that people have had a chance to really digest his adidas Yeezy Season 1 collection with the release of the print version of the? Kanye West x adidas Season zine , style blog WhoWhatWear.com spoke with a panel of five major critics to get their opinions on Kanye's? aspirations in the fashion industry.?
Christmas TR Shorts, The panel includes Robin Givhan , fashion critic for? The Washington Post , Eric Wilson , fashion news director for Instyle ?, the? New York Times' ?fashion director and chief fashion critic, Vanessa Friedman , Alexandra Jacobs , who is also a fashion critic for the New York Times , and Lynn Yaeger , contributing fashion editor and critic for? Vogue . Each of the critics agreed that Kanye's?interest in fashion is genuine and that he is a welcome addition to the industry.
I think Kanye West is really brave, said Friedman , because he comes in for? so ?much criticism, and he gets knocked down? so ?many times by the fashion world¡Xmaybe not by designers but by the?¡¥protectors¡¦ of the fashion world¡Xand he gets right back up. Givhan?said that she admires that he is willing to go through the uncomfortable process of attempting to learn about a new business under [such a] spotlight, but added that his wife Kim Kardashian's motivation seems to be all about marketing.
Christmas TR Shorts The fashion industry is lucky to have?him interested, said Alexandra Jacobs . every show he attends swivels more eyeballs to their brands...I don't see any reason why Kanye couldn't do as well as the Olsen Twins , who,?let's remember, had a line at Wal-Mart before starting The Row.
Head over to WhoWhatWear.com ? to?read more about what the critics had to say about Kanye.