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Fashion sales rise despite the 'crunch'

At the height of the credit crunch, high-end fashion suffered just as much as other retailers.

Now designers are reporting sales have risen by as much as 30% this summer.

The recovery may be helped by the growing trend for "pre-collections" where the big names get some of their designs to stores ahead of their famous catwalk shows.

Emma Jones reports.

  • 17 Jul 2010
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