His shopping habits, private archives, old record collections and trips to fish markets were some of the inspirations for Sir Paul Smith’s latest collection, and that turned out to be a very good thing.
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At New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art -- and amid fur protests -- the American designer stepped into the hot seat to be interviewed by the former CNN host and answer questions that his followers tweeted in advance.
Talk about a modern nomadic collection. Influences ranged from New Zealand Maori; Hawaii surf and Pacific scuba gear in a sport meets logo-mania collection sure to keep the cash registers humming at Louis Vuitton.