Roubi L’Roubi

Roubi L’Roubi (left) and Pierre Lagrange. Image by Guy Hills

They may not be showing in the current London men’s fashion week, but Savile Row tailors Huntsman are making news nonetheless – in womenswear.

New owners Roubi L’Roubi, a British womenswear and costume designer (he made the clothes for the upcoming Nina Simone biopic starring Zoe Saldana) and his partner, hedge fund manager Pierre Lagrange, who just bought the brand for an undisclosed sum from undisclosed former owners, have outlined their vision for the storied bespoke brand; and it is female-centric. Read more