manner of criticism was racist.
Most people that I saw weren't saying the criticism was racist -- most of them said the collection wasn't good -- they were saying that the
Anyway, I do think he wants to improve and is taking it seriously. He just needs to calm down and devote some time to it to identify his vision. When you've been doing something for years and are very, very good at it (like music) you eventually reach a point where everything becomes second nature to you, and there is then a tendency to skip over the early steps in the creative process and go straight to the more complex parts. Despite the fact that he apparently was trying to get some ground-level fashion experience, I think that tendency shot him in the foot.
I'm completely perplexed by why the fit is so bad, though, especially because he apparently had actual designers helping him. WTF?