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Felipe Oliveira Baptista. "left Portugal twenty years ago, I studied in England, lived in Italy and I have been in Paris for fifteen years now. . . . There are always Portuguese references in my work, but they are unconscious, they are always there."

Fashion - Alexander Wang Appointed Creative Director of Balanciaga. "I'm not like most designers, who have to set sail on an exotic getaway to get inspired. Most of the time, it's on my walk to work, or sitting in the subway and seeing something random or out of context."

From the Archives: Vogue’s Paris

Elsa Schiaparelli and Toulouse-Lautrec, photographed by Horst P. Horst, for Vogue. "In difficult times fashion is always outrageous."

Christian Dior adjusting a dress on a model in his Paris salon as he readied his collection for a show. (February 1957)

Manolo Blahnik CBE wins the Outstanding Achievement Award at the British Fashion Awards, 2012. This special award celebrates the achievement of a designer whose work has had an exceptional impact on the global fashion industry.

Anne Valerie Hash. "We want to also work on new technology, because we need new technology also to prove that fashion is a movement."

Coco Chanel. "Nature gives you the face you have at twenty; it is up to you to merit the face you have at fifty."

Coco Chanel. "Fashion is not something that exists in dresses only. Fashion is in the sky, in the street, fashion has to do with ideas, the way we live, what is happening."