Dear Shaded Viewers,

I really enjoyed this interview and the images that Amir Dobos has chosen from my past as a designer. For those of you who ask me what my collections looked like, here is a bit of history. The leading portrait of me is by Ruven Afanador.

A Shaded View of Fashion — meeting Diane Pernet

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.