At some point Bill said to me, "You've got to go to Paris.
Maybe the next trend is stay the same.
Saint Laurent did essentially the same collection for eight seasons in a row. I like that idea. I think, on some level, we could all use a break.Maybe the next trend is stay the same. Yves
Under him, the company invested cannily in young designers, including Nicolas Ghesquière at Balenciaga, Stella McCartney and Alexander McQueen.
As the dramas unfold with each news bulletin, the international fashion season is looking like a metaphor for the state of the world: models on super-high heels tumbling in tandem with the markets; perforated materials to signal holes in the economy; some designers carrying on blithely as if nothing is happening; others trying to build a new geometry in aging edifices.
I asked Arlenis if she ate anything that day and she said she already had a breakfast of yogurt, granola and fruit.