May Proust: Wendy Puyat

Your symbol of high fashion – An individual style inside and out, a point of view that is one’s own that is not only worn but lived Your favourite fabric – I love good silks, cashmere and beaded fabrics Your favourite colour – This season I love a neutral shade of blush pink, bright melon … Continue reading

March Proust: Feiping Chang

Your symbol of high fashion – Confidence coupled with flair You favourite fabric — Ponte, tulle, leather Your favourite colour — Gold, black and cream The collection you will never forget — Olivier Theyskens for Nina Ricci FW2009, Tom Ford for Gucci SS2002, John Galliano for Dior Couture SS2007, Christophe Decarnin for Balmain SS2009, Alexander … Continue reading

February Proust: Blue Carreon

Your symbol of high fashion – Looking chic without any trace of affectation. Not even ironic affectation. Your favourite fabric – Italian cashmere. Your favourite colour – The colors in my closet – grey, brown, navy and orange The collection you will never forget – Burberry Prorsum Spring 2006. To this day I still covet … Continue reading

January 2011 Proust: Laura Li

Your symbol of high fashion — Beautifully well-made and cut statement pieces that can transcend through the ages You favourite fabric — Silk jersey – comfy+wrinkle free! Your favourite colour — Grey/brown tones The collection you will never forget — Riccardo Tisci’s first collection for Givenchy The style you most dislike — Trashy+ thoughtless Your favourite fashion photographer — Juergen Teller … Continue reading

December Proust: Arne Eggers

Your symbol of high fashion – Being cool without quite realising it. You favourite fabric – Good cashmere. Your favourite colour – Hermès orange. Maybe not great to wear, but perfect on the boxes! The collection you will never forget – Chanel’s Spring 2009 collection where Lagerfeld turned the Petit Palais in Paris into a … Continue reading

November Proust: Vivian Ho

Your symbol of high fashion — Discreet taste and elegance You favourite fabric — Shearling…light, warm, soft and luxe to sink into during winter. Bliss. Your favourite colour — Black, taupe, charcoal grey The collection you will never forget –McQueen, Tom Ford for Gucci – those hipster pants and the horsebit buckle, the tailoring The … Continue reading

September Proust: Barney Cheng

Your symbol of high fashion — Caprice Your favourite fabric — vicuna Your favourite colour — green The collection you will never forget — windswept McQueen The style you most dislike — heroine chic for boys Your favourite fashion photographer — I can’t afford them Your favourite model — don’t have one Your shoe/shoe designer … Continue reading

August Proust: Diana D’Arenberg

Your symbol of high fashion — Individuality You favourite fabric —  silk, lace and velvet, black leather, chain mail Your favourite colour — Black. And occasionally red. The collection you will never forget –Alexander McQueen A/W 2009 and A/W 2010, Chanel Paris/Shanghai collection, Givenchy Couture A/W 2010/11, Galliano for Christian Dior S/S 2010 The style … Continue reading