Prior to leaving Gucci, Calvin had called me to join his company but it wasn’t the right time for me. A year later, when I had decided to move back to New York, Calvin’s business partner Barry Schwartz contacted me again, and the rest is history…
I usually wear jeans and a white t-shirt, or jeans and a white collared shirt with loafers — I can’t wear anything else but loafers.
It’s all about the inspiration and the execution, and so you achieve it differently every season. Typically, when I design I imagine a woman who has a modern spirit, a confident attitude, and a style that is light, sporty, and sexy.
Yes, definitely. I feel that my Brazilian heritage inspires a subtle sensuality in my collections.
The woman who wears Calvin Klein Collection is very fashion conscious – always updating herself while mixing what’s current with the classics.