The Hero Survey.
You might learn something A great leather jacket and dark jeans. They’re iconic pieces that I always return to in my own wardrobe, and they are a constant source of inspiration for Diesel Black Gold.
Preppy. It’s a resilient trend that I would be happy to see go away. I love architecture and interior design, so if I wasn’t a designer then I would probably have been drawn toward one of these careers. If I have to pick one I might say the 1950s because the process of breaking with norms and convention started then. I like how there was tension between established codes and new ideas. It was the start of youth and counterculture, and this movement carried forward into the ’60s and ’70s, and gave birth to Mods, Punks, Rockers, and other strong movements that still inspire and inform the way we dress today. My leather jackets. I think men can express themselves the most through their choices of outerwear, and my number one choice is leather jackets. I would be very sad to lose any of my favourites. I would have loved to dress bands like The Clash or Joy Division — not that they needed any help.
The best night off for me is when I’m home in New York. With my hectic travel schedule and many nights in hotels, I’m happiest having a quiet night at home or dinner with close friends.
Self-expression. Menswear is becoming more free and diverse, and I’m enjoying seeing men express their individuality through their apparel.