Phillip Lim - Quotes

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There is a secret hippie within me. ---->>>

You can make jeans and a t-shirt super stylish. It's what you make of it, you know? ---->>>

You know, for myself, my personal journey has been a very fortunate one and I would say to people it's like the stars lined up and the skies opened up and the sun shined and I met the right people - was at the right time. And, most importantly, you know I love what I do. ---->>>

My mother has become my daughter and I've become her guardian. ---->>>

When people ask about inspirations, and you're like 'oh, it was a flower or a mountain or a pony', some people just think you're insane. I'm worried to come across that way. ---->>>

I don't have a life where it's galas, posh affairs. It's me, my dog and a sofa. And a TV. ---->>>

I'm really a classicist at heart - with a bit of madness! ---->>>

I'm such a technophobe. ---->>>

I try to always have flowers in the house. I have a florist in Chinatown, and they deliver orchids every two weeks. I like living with living things. ---->>>

I started in college as a business major and finally transferred to home economics and studied making clothes. ---->>>

Just because you work in the fashion industry, it doesn't mean you live your life in fashion. ---->>>

I think my parents were immigrants, you know, so I guess I would be first generation. Growing up in California. ---->>>

I'm not such a public person. ---->>>

I'm shy. ---->>>

My mother was a seamstress, so making clothes was not something you would willingly go into. ---->>>

When I say that I'm a businessperson and a dressmaker, it's the truth. I run a business, and I make dresses, I make blouses. ---->>>

Being from a very traditional Chinese-American family, my parents believed the only options to have a successful life were to be a doctor, a lawyer, an engineer or a business person. ---->>>

I have always had a relationship with clothes. ---->>>

I love crazy, gaudy bling. ---->>>


Nationality: Chinese
Born: 06-21, 1973
Birthplace: Thailand
Occupation: Designer

Phillip Lim (born September 16, 1973 as Pheng Lim) is an American fashion designer of Chinese and Cambodian descent. Lim co-founded and worked at the Los Angeles-based fashion label Development from 2000 to 2004. In the fall of 2005, he co-founded 3.1 Phillip Lim with friend and business partner Wen Zhou, becoming the company's creative director (wikipedia)