San Francisco-born Derek Lam has become one of the most celebrated American fashion designers of the 21st century. After graduating from Parsons School of Design in 1990, Lam worked under Michael Kors before launching his RTW collection in 2005. In 2006 the collection expanded to include handbags, followed by shoes and eyewear in 2007.
10 Crosby Derek Lam was launched in 2011 as a more accessible line, creating a niche for refined tailoring with effortless appeal. 10 Crosby Derek Lam diffusion line represents a laid back feel which perfectly complements his mainline. "I am interested in what it means to live a contemporary life," says Lam. "I always consider what will work for women at this moment, and to me this moment is about luxury without formality. Even at their most feminine, my clothes are not precious or staid." 10 Crosby by Derek Lam has won a series of accolades including, the CFDA Perry Ellis-Swarovski Award for Emerging Talent in Womenswear in 2005 and his accessories gained recognition with the Accessory Designer of the Year Award in 2007.
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