Sylvia Heisel visited Nick Walker’s portrait of me and a few sweet memories



Sylvia and dp

Sylvia Heisel and Nick Walker's DP

Dear Shaded Viewers,

I guess I told you that I am working on my autobiography and any friends from the past that can share some memories with me are more than welcome. This  morning I received a nice note from the New York designer Sylvia Heisel, she lives near the portrait of me on Ludlow Street and she reminded me of a funny trip that we took together along with other NYC designers, Isabel Toledo, Ruben Toledo was there too along with Sally Beers . The trip was to Tokushima Island. 

"We designed clothes made of Indigo to promote
tourism for Tokushima Island where the natural dye is  grown and the fabrics are

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.