I received the nicest message on here (it might be from months ago, and I don’t think the person who left it will ever see this), I tried to replied back, and I think I accidentally deleted it. To the kind stranger, thank you thank you thank you, I can not say thank enough.
I-D, The Glamour Issue May 1992
“Glamour is surface level and not an indicator of who you really are.”
If you’re going to apply for a writing position, why bother sending a piece so basic, and mediocre?..
Philip: I’ve always worked in the mirror; it never lies. When I’m working out the proportions and shape of a hat, I can see where anything is wrong much more easily than I can when looking at it directly. The shapes here are all handmade; they’re too complex and fine to be carved in wood. They are being strengthened and stiffened with a liquid solvent that hardens when it dries.
In the studio, 11.11.1998
69 Elizabeth Street
Philip Treacy by Kevin Davies, Phaidon
Marc Le Bihan Fall/Winter 1996