Your symbol of high fashion – Quality
You favourite fabric – Expensive velvet and nice soft linen
Your favourite colour – Black, gold and royal blue
The collection you will never forget – Tom Ford for Gucci in 1995. The fall collection was filled with 60s inspired mod styles. It was sexy and provocative, slim fitting, cutting edge… An amazing and unforgettable collection!!!
The style you most dislike – The cowboy look
Your favourite fashion photographer – Helmut Newton
Your favourite model – Kate Moss, Amber Valletta & Mariacarla Boscono
Your shoe/shoe designer fetish – With regards to heels, Christian Louboutin and Roger Vivier
Your jewel/jewelry designer fetish – In terms of watches and bracelets, Cartier
Your favourite fashion accessory – red lipstick, sunglasses, heels
Your ideal bag – New and vintage Birkins/Kellys (Hermes) in all sizes
The most creative designer – Alexander McQueen
The most timeless designer – Yves Saint Laurent
Your favourite designer – Prada, Balmain, Givenchy
Your favourite decade in fashion – 90s
Your contemporary muse or inspiration – Kate Moss
Your historical muse or icon – Coco Chanel
The “look” you prefer for a man – White shirt, jeans, a nice classic leather belt with a gold buckle or a linen shirt with a pair of shorts and loafers!
The “look” you prefer for a woman – Intelligent, confident, classic, tall, slim and heels, heels, heels…can’t live without them!!!
The fashion faux pas you can tolerate most – Going too edgy, but it all makes sense when you look at the whole outfit!
The fashion faux pas you can tolerate least – Wearing expensive labels and pretending to be educated with a snobby attitude or dressing like a Christmas tree!
What is your present state of mind? Ice cream
Your fashion motto – In my case, stay young ☺
Questions taken from Assouline’s The Fashion Questionnaire