In the dream world of Matisse and the gritty reality of the American frontier, the diversity of women in our society offers the chance for greater exploration and even greater inspiration
This time it's much more about the sea, the sky -- vacation dressing, but in a very relaxed way. It's supposed to be very, very romantic and intensely sensual.
It has felt like an eternity
Calvin thought I was crazy, saying that when the bridal thing doesn't work, give me a call
If you really know the business, you know how much money it really takes to use special Duchess satin or lace - 0 million a collection
a desire to make more of yourself.
This is a very big deal for me emotionally, ... It really is my roots.
It's truly a beautiful thing
I was struggling to find a way to make evening clothes more deconstructed, ... I like to think that I translated the Latin concept in a more modern way. I don't think that I was that literal.
Don't be afraid to take time to learn. It's good to work for other people. I worked for others for 20 years. They paid me to learn.
I adore the challenge of creating truly modern clothes, where a woman's personality and sense of self are revealed. I want people to see the dress, but focus on the woman.
When I decided to get married at 40, I couldn't find a dress with the modernity or sophistication I wanted. That's when I saw the opportunity for a wedding gown business.
To me, eyewear goes way beyond being a prescription. It's like makeup. It's the most incredible accessory. The shape of a frame or the color of lenses can change your whole appearance.
When I design a wedding dress with a bustle, it has to be one the bride can dance in. I love the idea that something is practical and still looks great.
I work with structure, but I go outside the box and give it my own spin. I adore the challenge of creating truly modern clothes - where a woman's personality and sense of style are realized.