I see myself as a true modernist. Even when I do a traditional gown, I give it a modern twist. I go to the past for research. I need to know what came before so I can break the rules.
All those years of skating and dancing have carried over. I can't design anything without thinking of how a woman's… (read more)
Don't be afraid to take time to learn. It's good to work for other people. I worked for others for… (read more)
It's for all the women who embrace my aesthetic, but can't afford a Vera Wang dress. If women can get… (read more)
When I decided to get married at 40, I couldn't find a dress with the modernity or sophistication I wanted.… (read more)
To me, eyewear goes way beyond being a prescription. It's like makeup. It's the most incredible accessory. The shape of… (read more)
I adore the challenge of creating truly modern clothes, where a woman's personality and sense of self are revealed. I… (read more)
I wanted to define the vocabulary of a wedding both visually and intellectually. The book is about more than weddings… (read more)
It's a remarkable exercise to sit and look at you own work over the years.