Antigone Schilling, is a celebrated French journalist and fashion critic and writes on a wide variety of topics related to Fashion and Luxury for several magazines. She graduated with specialization in the History of Art and in Asian languages and went on to become a fashion journalist covering fashion shows and interviewing designers. She is also a beauty editor and writes about perfumes. She has been teaching courses in the History of Fragrances and Marketing at a University in France. She has also done a 50 minute special on TV on the works of famous designer Christian Lacroix. She has her own blog ‘Antiblogue’ on the website slate.fr. She recently launched a magazine about culture called Faux Q. She has also selected costumes for several movies. She has been collecting pieces by different designers for the last 30 years.