Friends at Paris Fashion Week



XAlexandra and Shoji

Alexandra Verschueren and Shoji Fujii

Dear Shaded Viewers,

One fun aspect of fashion week is, to quote Rick Owens, the experience of gathering together, like a tribe, here are some active participants in Paris Fashion Week that happen to be my friends.

Sasha KTZ and DP
Sasha B KTZ and DP

 Sr. Marcelo Horacio Maquieira

Take and DP
Take Hirakawa 

Sonny Vandevelde and asst DP
Sonny Vandevelde and his assistant

Angelo Flaccavento
Angelo Flaccavento

Valentin and Philippe
Valentin Jardinier Almodovar and Philippe Pourhashemi

DP and Bill Cunningham
Bill Cunningham, someone I know from the very first dress I ever designed.



Diane Pernet

A LEGENDARY FIGURE IN FASHION and a pioneer of blogging, Diane is a respected journalist, critic, curator and talent-hunter based in Paris. During her prolific career, she designed her own successful brand in New York, costume designer, photographer, and filmmaker.