Samuel Trotman

Prior to joining WGSN, Sam studied Fashion Merchandise Management at the University of Westminster in London, where he completed a 6-month internship at Stylesight during a study exchange in New York. Sam’s budding denim knowledge has been propelled through his experience at premium high street retailer Allsaints, which also helped develop his discerning taste for subtle denim details and original workwear brands.

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Primavera Sound 2017: Street Style Magic

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