Anna Wintour, Vogue editor-in-chief, revealed that her son, Charles Shaffer, is “quite ill” and “self-quarantining” at house at current.
Wintour shared the information in an Instagram video. “My son is a doctor. He is currently quite ill. But when he is able, he will return to the ICU at his hospital. I am so proud of him and so grateful to all the health workers, first responders, nurses and doctors who are fighting to reduce the spread of the virus and to save lives,” she stated. Watch the video:
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Shaffer’s spouse Elizabeth and their two daughters Caroline and Ella Rose are at present in isolation.
Some time in the past, Wintour had introduced the Common Thread storytelling initiative, in partnership with the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA), to lift funds for supporting members of the style business. In her just lately posted video, she additionally talked about her initiative and stated, “I have been speaking to so many American designers and others in the community who fear that their businesses and their livelihoods may not survive what we’re all going through.”
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Talking in regards to the fund, she added, “The fund that we have created is intended to help them and the talented people they work with: the pattern makers, the cutters, the tailors, the embroiderers and so many more. The challenges that we face are profound but this fund we hope is a step in the right direction.”
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