Thanks to the hosts of American Fashion Podcast for inviting Starkweather founder, Lee Anderson, on the show for a conversation on the latest in the news, what's so great about outerwear, and working towards getting some direction for this crazy industry that we all love. 

Lee Anderson of the Starkweather outerwear R&D group is in the studio talking about her conferences and focus groups, which she has been using to explore the fashion industry’s chronic issues. The hosts comment on a long list of recent news stories about the industry (see references list below). Charles Beckwith hits the Tranoï New York trade show and talks to designers Charles Harbison (Harbison), Yasmine Rana (Y by Yasmine), Katie Gallagher, and Philip Chu (Ground Zero), along with Tranoï’s CEO David Hadida and Head of Sales Marco Pili.