“The closer we get to London, the more anxious I get. But it’s going to happen and I’m going to make sure I enjoy the process. [However], the thing that concerns me is the legitimacy factor. It’s a lot of pressure. Madonna will always be my sister. At some point, though, I would like to be able to pick up [a news story] that says, ‘Christopher Ciccone, footwear designer,’ instead of ‘Madonna’s brother designs footwear.’” – Madonna’s brother Christopher Ciccone to Footwear News about the September 14 debut of his footwear line during London Fashion Week.