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In a chat with Tim Blanks for Interview magazine, Raf Simons revealed that he has a unique affection for Los Angeles. While staying at a friends midcentury cabin in the Hollywood Hills, the Belgian fashion designer and Dior creative director tells Blanks: "L.A. is a bit like Antwerp—relaxing and calm [...] I never have the feeling that I have when I go to any other city, that I have to kind of make an agenda." Let's hope he permanently settles into our 'hood the way Saint Laurent's Hedi Slimane has. [Interview; Previously]