The Agony & The Ecstasy of Nicolas Ghesquiere

It has been quite a week for Ghesquiere and his dealings with the fickle fashion editors of The New York Times. What do we find this weekend in The New York Times Magazine but an article written by Amy Spindler piously titled ‘Keys to the Kingdom. A fashion fairy tale wherin Nicolas Ghesquiere finally inherits the throne.’ Forgetting Amy’s mixed metaphors, Nicolas may have gotten the keys to the throne, but thanks to Cathy Horyn’s earlier piece ‘Is Copying Really a Part of the Creative Process?’ Ghesquiere will never walk in the shoes of the fisherman. Talk about having it both ways…



Ernest Schmatolla is publisher of Lookonline since 1994. It is the longest running fashion site on the Internet.

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