Some lounged on lion rugs; others bought apartments for their wardrobes. To celebrate W’s 40th anniversary, we take a look back at how the rich and fabulous have lived. Click here to purchase W: The First Forty Years.
The designer who brought us the safari look naturally had a
lynx-covered bed in his Paris apartment—it was there that he
enjoyed his breakfast of tea and buttered bread, often followed by a
round of gymnastics.