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V V Brown is something else. Singer-songwriter, vintage-store owner, model, record-label founder — multi-tasker extraordinaire. We caught up with the Renaissance woman at her stealthily cool South East London pad to talk about her latest album, Samson and Delilah, and her Geisha-inspired style. Seriously, this lady’s Issey Miyake collection has to be seen to be believed. Right this way, if you please.
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