- [Photos: JC Carbonne]
- Are you a great ballet fan? What about the art form inspires you most in your own work in fashion? I am a big fan of modern dance. Movement is very important for me and for my work. I don’t like to see clothes on a hanger—I love to see
- What was your overall vision for the costumes? Angelin [Preljocaj, choreographer and artistic director of the Ballet Preljocaj] explained to me his vision of Snow White, and that was the starting point for me. We all have an id
- Which is the most elaborate costume in Snow White? Depends what you think is elaborate—although Snow White looks simple it was not an easy costume to do. The seven dwarfs/monks have feather collars. There is a lot of work on all
- Which character was easiest to design for? In other words, which character inspired you most? The wicked queen by all means. The prince was also quite easy. I saw him immediately as a kind of a prince/toreador.
Has a fairy tale ever inspired a runway collection for you?
Yes, I once did a “Little Mermaid” show. Mermaids and sailors are a constant inspiration for me.