"Fashion can be really racist, looking at the clothes of other cultures as costumes. That's mundane and old hat. Let's break down some barriers. Get more inspiration from the personality of the region than the actual ethic origin. It's more important for the evolution of any design."
Photo source: Anne-Marie Van Dijk wearing Alexander McQueen dress in Flight of Fantasy / Harper's Bazaar UK January 2009 (photography: Kayt Jones, styling: Nathalie Riddle)