The most valuable lesson Tom Ford ever learned:
"Only hire people you want to have dinner with."
In an event that was sold out for four months, Tom Ford sat down with Fern Mallis at 92Y for her Fashion Icons series and lived up to the hype by delighting the audience with playful storytelling. In this clip he talks about the rocky relationship he had with Yves Saint Laurent, his fascination (and personal limits) of cosmetic surgery and the difference between being a commercial fashion designer and making films. Want more? Yesterday we shared his views on same-sex marriage.