You favourite fabric — Panama weave in pure mohair
Your favourite colour — Deep sea blue
The collection you will never forget — An old summer Romeo Gigli collection done in a real circus…a pure love!
The style you most dislike — Bad taste
Your favourite fashion photographer — The early work of Stanley Kubrick
Your favourite model — I would have loved to design for the artist Alberto Giacometti and for the actress Rossella Falk
Your shoe designer fetish — Olga Berluti
Your jewel/jewelry designer fetish – Delfina Delettrez
Your favourite fashion accessory – Boots! I love the urban cowboy look!
Your ideal bag -A vintage doctor bag in brown baby calf leather
The most creative designer – Christian Dior
The most timeless designer –Coco Chanel
Your favourite designer — Azzedine Alaïa
Your favourite decade in fashion — 1940s
Your contemporary muse or inspiration — Beautiful unknown characters
Your historical muse or icon — Lauren Hutton and Giovanni Agnelli
The “look” you prefer for a man –Dark navy three-piece bespoke suit, worn with boots, white shirt and blue solid tie
The “look” you prefer for a woman -A summer black Alaïa sleeveless dress worn with a vintage Ferragamo sandal
The fashion faux pas you can tolerate most — Something invisible!
The fashion faux pas you can tolerate least — Wrong shoes
What is your present state of mind? Creative, Creative and Creative….
Your fashion motto — It is not about the brand you wear. It is about the style you have.
Questions taken from Assouline’s The Fashion Questionnaire
Photo by Milan Vukmirovic