"The New York Times piece by Cathy Horyn on the “must-see collections” … conspicuously omitted some of New York’s biggest players — many of whom brushed off the perceived slight."
"It bothers me…" [Oscar] de la Renta said.
- WWD, 9/12
"Mr. de la Renta is far more a hot dog than an éminence grise of American fashion."
- Cathy Horyn for The NYTimes, 9/12
- WWD, 9/14
"I used the term ["hot dog"] in a professional context, as someone showing off his tricks, like a surfer. I thought an ad was a little over-the-top."
- Cathy Horyn in an email to Fashionologie, 9/14
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