Established in Los Angeles in 2007 by Mr Greg Chait, The Elder Statesman is a small, artisan-al cashmere brand specialising in supremely luxurious pieces with a relaxed West Coast look and attitude. Only the finest cashmere, carefully sourced from the world’s best suppliers, is used.
TMS: We all enjoy a story however, Greg Tait seems to have creative feet that has allowed him to capitalises on a heart felt idea, some would think as pipe dream. They would be the people standing at distant admiring his abilities and maximise his opportunities. I give Greg kudos with ability to simply push ahead, not talking no for answer and purely backing himself.
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He makes running a fashion business look too easy, like the time he flew to Paris without any sales appointments and returned a week later with a dozen new retail accounts, including the fancy ones like Colette and L’Eclaireur. Or when some house guests from Australia left him with a suitcase full of samples of their jeans, and asked him to represent them in the United States. (That collection became Ksubi.) Or even 15 years ago, when Mr. Chait set out to find an intern-ship in the music industry and was hired by Whitney Houston.