I like first class, but I don’t like first class people – I prefer the people in coach
As much as I love fashion in its entirety, one thing that makes me go “hmm….” which a lot of people tend to turn a blind eye to is the seemingly pretentiousness of “Fashion people”. *This, I’ll probably rant about in a future post.*
Israeli designer, Alber Elbaz is far from being one of those people. He is one of the most modest, realistic, down-to-earth and head-screwed-on-right “Fashion Person” I’ve had the pleasure to read about, thus far.
I first read about him a few years ago and fell in love with his story. His struggle to get to the top in his career against all odds is truly one that inspires me. In case you don’t know, He is the Head Designer for the legendary fashion house, Lanvin and my mentor, guardian and friend in my head. Do i sound crazy?
This weekend He spoke at the Vogue Festival 2013 alongside Victoria Beckham and Donatella Versace, He shed some light on why he loves clothes and the women who wear them and much more… Enjoy! Continue reading