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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…
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,…
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.
I’m such a technophobe.
My mother was a seamstress, so making clothes was not something you would willingly go into.
I’m really a classicist at heart – with a bit of madness!
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…
I’m not such a public person.
I think my parents were immigrants, you know, so I guess I would be first generation. Growing up in California.
I started in college as a business major and finally transferred to home economics and studied making clothes.
I love crazy, gaudy bling.
I have always had a relationship with clothes.
Just because you work in the fashion industry, it doesn’t mean you live your life in fashion.
My mother has become my daughter and I’ve become her guardian.
I don’t have a life where it’s galas, posh affairs. It’s me, my dog and a sofa. And a TV.
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.…
You can make jeans and a t-shirt super stylish. It’s what you make of it, you know?
There is a secret hippie within me.
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