Man Shops Globe
Season 1, Episode 6 • TV-14, 11-Nov-2009
Keith takes off for the U.K. in search of objects to inspire the designer team that is developing Anthropologie’s upcoming home collection. He is joined by the retailer’s Visual Director, Kristin Norris, whose design tastes are quite unlike Keith’s. They start off with a visit to one of Keith’s longtime suppliers in Sussex, and find themselves racing the clock to make it back to London for the start of Battersea, the city’s biggest antiques fair. Subsequent visits to an idiosyncratic props dealer and a young textile artist offer more food for thought – and for purchase.
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