Who’s this cool customer? If you haven’t already worked it out it
seems that Hill and Knowlton’s silver-haired chairman Antony Snow has
discovered a new vocation.
This season’s Boden clothing catalogue features Snow demonstrating his
interpretation of the casual,
leaning-against-a-wall-with-hand-in-trouser-pocket pose (pictured
According to Boden’s caption, ’Antony, company chairman’ wears a pounds
195 dark navy plain weave jacket and pounds 85 trousers.
This may be a far cry from Savile Row but Boden’s has a reputation for
using fashionable London men-about-town as its models. Snow’s pose
impressed ex-Hill and Knowlton colleague Nick Chaloner, now at Abbey
National. ’He looks very smooth, which was always very much his style,’
Snow was not at the office when I rang to ask him whether he would be
strutting his stuff on the catwalks during next year’s London fashion
week, but colleagues said he would not be giving up the day job just
At least we know where he gets his suits from.