“i don’t object to the fact that mrs. obama is wearing j. crew to whatever because the diversity of america is what makes this country great. But there are a lot of great designers out there…you don’t go to buckingham palace in a sweater.” — as told to wwd byoscar de la renta, salty because madame first lady doesn’t wear his clothes.
donna karan: "i hope and believe that this is just a moment," says karan. "and i hope to be able to dress her, and not only dress her but address her, sit down -- i'm interested in her totality as a woman."
vera wang: "i love seeing young designers and their vision and how they grow and all of that," she says. "on the other hand, of course, i wish she would consider some of us, because i think we also have contributions to make."
speak on it.