Diane Pernet 40 years ago in WWD 1982

Dear Shaded Viewers,

I just noticed that WWD is uploading editorials from decades ago. This is what I discovered on line yesterday goes back to a very early collection of yours truly. Really bad shoes… I am of course wearing my own designs and showing a little leg…something you’re not likely to see anymore.



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.