Your symbol of high fashion – That head rush you get when you know something is perfection.
You favourite fabric – peau de soie
Your favourite colour – indigo blue
The collection you will never forget -
The style you most dislike – When one tries too hard.
Your favourite fashion photographer – Avedon
Your favourite model – Linda
Your shoe/shoe designer fetish – For me, Margiela.
Your jewel/jewelry designer fetish – I dont wear much. If I could I would rock a Verdura Maltese cuff 24/7.
Your favourite fashion accessory – My early 60s Rolex Oyster Perpetual
Your ideal bag – Hermés Victoria Bag
The most creative designer – Rei Kawakubo
The most timeless designer – Geoffrey Beene
Your favourite designer – Dries Van Noten
Your favourite decade in fashion – 1950s. I’m sucker for meters and meters of silk faille.
Your contemporary muse or inspiration – Lauren Santo Domingo
Your historical muse or icon – Little Edie
The “look” you prefer for a man – Jeans and t-shirt
The “look” you prefer for a woman – Jeans and t-shirt and a good bag
The fashion faux pas you can tolerate most – When its so wrong, its right.
The fashion faux pas you can tolerate least – Mistaking fashion for style.
What is your present state of mind? Cautiously optimistic
Your fashion motto – ’Zebra is a neutral’
Questions taken from Assouline’s The Fashion Questionnaire