Video: Lanvin’s Alber Elbaz on His Spring/Summer 2011 Pre-Collection


"I love clean ... but I also like dirty," Lanvin creative director Alber Elbaz tells New York fashion director Harriet Mays Powell in this video Q&A, featuring loads of gorgeous clothes and accessories from his spring/summer 2011 pre-collection. The duo also touch on the collection's relative morphability (dresses turn into coats, some pieces can be worn inside out, etc.), and the return of the strong woman (now with "younger boyfriends" and "great jobs"). Click through to watch.