Your symbol of high fashion – Vintage Yves Saint Laurent
You favourite fabric – Silk
Your favourite colour – Blue
The collection you will never forget – Tom Ford for Gucci, 1998 – One of my first fashion shows in Milan.
The style you most dislike – Vulgar people
Your favourite fashion photographer – Gilles Bensimon
Your favourite model - Jerry Hall
Your shoe/shoe designer fetish – Alaïa
Your jewel/jewelry designer fetish – Elie Top
Your favourite fashion accessory – Jewelery
Your ideal bag – My mini red Kelly Hermes bag.
The most creative designer – Marc Jacobs
The most timeless designer – Azzedine Alaïa
Your favourite designer – Alber Elbaz for Lanvin
Your favourite decade in fashion – The 70s
Your contemporary muse or inspiration – My friends, movies, art, books…
Your historical muse or icon – Diana Vreeland
The look you prefer for a man – Preppy classical style
The look you prefer for a woman – Parisian chic. Simple and classy. Alaïa-style.
The fashion faux pas you can tolerate most – There are no fashion faux pas…
The fashion faux pas you can tolerate least – Women that can’t walk in their too high heels..!
What is your present state of mind – Vacation mood. Total relaxation at St. Barth, my favorite island.
Your fashion motto – No matter what trend, be yourself, have your own personal style.
Questions taken from Assouline’s The Fashion Questionnaire