Since my late teens, I've been a total perfume addict. I do fall in and out of love though but there is a core perfume wardrobe I can go back to for the last 28 years. My nose has got more refined as I have aged, a bit like my taste in wine (who knew Liebfraumilch would end up tasting like water when you're over 30).
Couture represents only the top of the fashion food chain. It serves a tiny number of Arabian princesses and oligarchs' wives who will think little of spend the average family's income on a cocktail frock, and yet it remains essential to the fashion ecosystem. And here are five reasons why it shouldn't go anywhere.