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Going out in Paris was like going out in the ’30s dressed like the Andrews Sisters. It was everything I’d seen in books at my…
You need ego but mine is not blinding.
The notion of time bothers me. You look at thirty-year-old photographs and realize how the time has passed.
Perhaps I shouldn’t have been influenced by the idea that my name could be spread across the entire world.
If I was a fashion designer just following trends or designing for celebrities, I would not be fulfilled.
I think it’s always difficult to reconcile the needs of art and business.
I am not nostalgic for the past.
I am still in love with couture because it is just two months from drawing pad to runway so everything on the catwalk is hot…
For me, I am still very happy to be able to do stage design as it’s an opportunity to express the extreme.
French design hardly exists, except as artificial modernism.
In Italy, the Milanese are well organized but follow bourgeois taste. They adhere to certain codes of elegance, but not to individualism.
Since I was a child I’ve loved going to the opera, theatre and ballet.
Italy is a divided country without a center.
The exchange by e-mail is more intimate than conversation – you allow yourself to say things you otherwise wouldn’t.
I translated Beatles songs for my English class.
I’d experienced the ’40s and ’50s by looking at my grandparents’ old clothes, books, and magazines.
Fashion needs to be worn.
I am always anxious to know what has happened while I’ve been asleep.
The idea of seeing everybody clad the same is not really my cup of tea.
But the Milanese have made bad choices, bad fashion, and bad jewelry.
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