“Once in a lifetime — it’s never to be repeated. You blink, you miss it.” — Michael Burke, chief executive officer of Louis Vuitton, on showing the house’s cruise collection on the square in front of the Prince’s Palace of Monaco.
“It may have taken us a bit longer to get into Asia, but we’ve been thoughtful about it.” — Alex Bolen, chief executive officer of Oscar de la Renta, as the brand’s runway show closed the Audi Fashion Festival.
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“It’s a very friendly evening, but it’s still early.” — Sylvester Stallone attending the Vanity Fair Giorgio Armani party at Cannes.
“We were thinking about tornados and how when it’s windy in New York a piece of newspaper will just fly up in your face and how hilarious it would be to have that silhouette in blue gingham.” — Chris Benz.
“We have things that are Mexican in heart and spirit but are very New York.” — chef Manuel Treviño of new restaurant, Horchata.
“The occupancy rates at shopping centers are well over 90 percent, almost back to where they were before the recession.” — Michael Kerchival, president and chief operating officer of the International Council of Shopping Centers.
“A true hero of fashion. She held no prisoners, and had a voice that all looked to in our industry. [She] inspired and created some of the greatest talents in fashion.” — Stella McCartney on Louise Wilson, who died at the age of 52.