Today Britain voted to leave the EU, after the Leave campaign won 52% of the vote. The vote has, understandably, caused a massive reaction from the public. With David Cameron stepping down in October, the uncertainty of what the consequences will be for the economy/NHS/everything.
It is a momentous decision, and while Britain's opinion has been divided, the majority of the fashion industry were strongly hoping for the remain campaign to win. A survey conducted by the British Fashion Council pre-vote showed that 90% of UK designers wanted to remain in the European Union over fears of an end to free trade, a weakening in the value of the pound and restrictions on foreign talent being able to attend British fashion institutions.
Vivienne Westwood, Alexa Chung, Lily Allen and many more have all passionately reacted. Scroll through our gallery above to read some of the fashion industry's reactions as seen on social media...
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