Monday 22nd August

| BY 10Magazine

NICOLA FORMICHETTI: TOP TEN

FROM THE VAULT (SUMMER 2011)

He is, in no particular order, creative director of Mugler, fashion director for Lady Gaga, Vogue Hommes Japan and Uniqlo, as well as being the most in-demand fashion stylist in the world right now. Makes your eyes pop, no?

LISTEN UP! YOU LOVE MUSIC AS MUCH AS WE DO. NAME SOME GREAT TUNES ON YOUR IPOD NOW.

1.  Forever No More by Hard Ton, 2. Walking (Dave Aude mix) by Mary Mary, 3. Burning (Original Vibe mix) by A1 Mk feat Alana, 4. Government Hooker by Lady Gaga, 5. Always up with You by Alphabeat, 6.  I Wrote the Book by Beth Ditto, 7. Runaway by Deee-Lite, 8. Crucified by Army of Lovers, 9. Shiza by Lady Gaga, 10. Love Will Save The Day by Whitney Houston, 11. Don’t You Worry ’bout a Thing by Incognito, 12. Lovesong by Adele, 13. The Wilhelm Scream by James Blake, 14. Pagan Poetry by Björk, 15. Stillness of the Mind by Abel Korzeniowski, 16. Merry Christmas Mr Lawrence by Ryuichi Sakamoto, 17. Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini by Sergei Rachmaninoff, 18. Stabat Mater by Pergolesi

WE LOVE TV/FILM/THEATRE! WHAT ARE YOUR 10 MOST FABULOUS THINGS TO WATCH?

1. Laputa: Castle in the Sky by Hayao Miyazaki, 2. Conspiracy Theories (Youtube.com) 3. Absolutely Fabulous, 4. Modern Family, 5. Heroes, 6. Shine by Scott Hicks, 7. Metropolis by Fritz Lang, 8. Farinelli by Gérard Corbiau, 9. Dancer in the Dark by Lars von Trier, 10. Roma by Fellini

WHAT WOULD WE DO WITHOUT THEM? WHAT ARE YOUR 10 LOVELY WORDS? FOOD, SEX AND MONEY ARE OURS.    

1. Love! 2. Fashion! 3. Sweetie! 4. BACHUNGA! 5. OMFG! 6. Freee! 7. Montholon! 8. Kawaii! 9. Peace! 10. Basta!!!!!!!!!

YUM YUM. WHAT 10 THINGS DO YOU LIKE TO EAT? WHAT DISHES, DESSERTS, SAVOURIES, SWEETS?

1. Donburi, 2. Sukiyaki, 3. Ramen, 4. Ikuradon, 5. Unadon, 6. Puttanesca, 7. Tagliatelle al ragu, 8. Risotto con salsiccia, 9. Prosciutto e melone, 10. Tiramisu

L.O.V.E. WHAT DO YOU LOVE? WE WORK IN FASHION, REMEMBER, WE LOVE EVERYTHING…    

1. Meditation, 2. Tumblr, 3. Playing the piano, 4. Sunbathing, 5. Pedi-manis, 6. Pandas, 7. Toys, 8. Zombies, 9. The 1990s
 

H.A.T.E. WHAT 10 THINGS DO YOU HATE? WE WORK IN FASHION, REMEMBER, WE HATE EVERYTHING…

1. Smoking, 2. Backstage, 3. Politics, 4. Fat, 5. Sleep, 6. Negative people, 7. Fakes, 8. Waking up early, 9. Horror movies, 10. Dentists

POOH! WHAT SMELLS ARE ROCKING YOUR NASAL WORLD? NOTHING RUDE NOW – WELL, YOU CAN IF YOU WANT…    

1. Tatami, 2. Gardenia, 3. Amen by Thierry Mugler, 4. Marker pens, 5. Cinnamon, 6. Gasoline, 7. Green tea

UN-PUT-DOWNABLE! WHAT READS COULDN’T YOU LIVE WITHOUT? 10 MAGAZINE, OF COURSE.   

1. The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success by Deepak Chopra, 2. A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce, 3. The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka, 4. The Alchemist by Paul Coelho

SUCH INSPIRATION! WHO ARE YOUR HEROES? SUPERMAN, MOTHER TERESA, GOD?

 1. Mom, 2. Dad, 3. Deepak Chopra, 4. Caravaggio, 5. John Lennon, 6. Michael Jackson, 7. Thierry Mugler, 8. Leonardo da Vinci, 9. Lady Gaga, 10. Tadao Ando, 11. Steve Jobs

HERE, THERE, EVERYWHERE. WHERE ARE YOUR 10 FAVOURITE PLACES? WHAT BUS STOP, WHAT VIEW, WHAT BEACH?

1. The Inner Shrine at Ise Jingu, Japan, 2. Piazza del Campidoglio, Roma, 3. Strawberry Fields, NYC, 4. Comfy seats, Singapore Airlines, 5. Beaches in Florianopolis, Brazil, 6. The Holocaust Memorial, behind Notre Dame, Paris, 7. Rice paddies in Ubud, Bali, 8. Mayan ruins, Tulum, Mexico, 9. Thames path walk, London 

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