PICTURE: #4 IN TEN ACTS
SPECIAL GUEST INTERVIEW:
STEPHEN KNOLL TALKS ABOUT HIS 4th OUTFIT:
What items did you use to compose this particular outfit?
Plaid trousers – Etro
Cashmere sweater – Ralph Lauren
Shirt – Ascot Chang
Corduroy jacket – Lord Willy’s
Cashmere scarf – little shop from Rome)
Cashmere socks from Bergdorf
Shoes – John Lobb
Crocodile bag – Zagliani
How did you find the various items that you are wearing?
Things that I pick up on my travels; when I see something that strikes me…. I don’t shop on purpose.
How did you arrive at the decision to compose such an outfit?
I’m always upbeat, my mood that dictates—it all depends. My closet is set up in a highly organized fashion which enables me organize my outfits fairly quickly. I guess I have a visual gift for assembling things. When there’s rain, it gives me a pause.
Did you compose this outfit spontaneously or was it planned ahead of time?
Did on the spot
On a scale of 10, how pleased are you with this composition/outfit?
Very pleased! 8 1/2
What roles do color, the fit, and integrity of fabric play in this particular outfit?
Fit is key as well as the fabric. Beyond that, I wanted to go extremely colorful whereby I utilized unexpected colors and accessories that most won’t try or think would go well together.
How soon would you repeat/wear this same outfit again?
Once a month!
There is perhaps a spiritual, emotional, intellectual or psychological aspect to what/how we dress. What is your personal experience in relation to this outfit? It reflects all the competing, crazy, yet colorful lifestyle that characterizes New York and Tokyo cities.