• Phillip Lim, Wen Zhou on Holding Traditional Chinese Values

    3 monthes ago - By WWD

    Phillip Lim is a quintessentially American designer but as a second generation Thai-Chinese, the questions he fields most often are to do with his minority heritage.
    “The past 13 years, the one question I get the most often is how does being Chinese affect the way you design? Do you design Chinese clothes? Are you inspired by China?” Lim said.
    “I'm Chinese,” he makes clear. “But what people don't really understand is the fact that a big part of this culture is what we don't say. It's the stuff that's unspoken. It's the stuff I learned from my parents: work hard, integrity, appreciation of...
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