"I'd like to take this opportunity ... to remind the government that retaining our competitive position isn't straightforward and we hope that you'll listen and understand our concerns and our needs when we talk to you about visas, talent, tariffs, and IP (intellectual property)," said Caroline Rush, chief executive of the British Fashion Council at an opening session.
"Whoever has the honor will be sure not to leak it, that's the agreement," she said. "It's the one thing everyone is asking in London and in New York. Who's dressing Kate? Who's it going to be? I really don't know who it is; I just hope it's British. Who knows? Who knows?"