I wanted to define the vocabulary of a wedding both visually and intellectually. The book is about more than weddings or wedding dresses. It's a metaphor for women's lives, their creativity.
I see myself as a true modernist. Even when I do a traditional gown, I give it a modern twist.… (read more)
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)
When I design a wedding dress with a bustle, it has to be one the bride can dance in. I… (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)
I've been designing since I was 8. I started sketching dresses I could wear when skating. I was always involved… (read more)
As the mother of two daughters, I have great respect for women. And I don't ever want to lose that.