What do you admire most in the fashion industry?
Creative form of expression.
Do you listen to music while designing? If so, what style and artists?
All different types of music- electro to indi rock to reggae to drum and bass to world beat.
What one word do you hope comes to mind when people see your designs?
What advice do you give your clients to help them select the perfect outfit?
Make sure you're comfortable!
What is the hottest trend you currently see in fashion design?
Old world techniques - hand dying and embellishing.
This spring, everyone will be wearing what new trend?
I don't know about everyone, but I can see a lot of people rockin short shorts and juvenile prints.
Interviewed on 2006-02-12