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Ponystep's Richard Mortimer talks punk

As part of our candid phone call series Punk: On the Runway, Lou Stoppard spoke with Ponystep's editor Richard Mortimer about what he really thinks of punk.

Listen to Mortimer as he discusses the ways in which the original punk movement has been adopted by high fashion designers. 'I somehow feel that this idea of punk on the catwalk is almost a little bit cliche. I just think of it as a bizarre concept that people celebrate this punk movement in their collection, but then actually those pieces are two thousand pounds and no kid with any kind of punk spirit is going to be able to buy those clothes', he explains

For more exciting insights on punk's transition from 'chaos to couture', keep listening to Punk: On the Runway