Chinese-American designer Vivienne Tam is all about embracing her traditional Asian roots while incorporating a contemporary American twist into her designs in her Fall 2011 collection. Tam was born in China but moved to New York City 30 years ago in order to pursue her fashion dreams, selling “her first designs out of a duffel bag to Henri Bendel and a handful of Manhattan boutiques," Tam told Uinterview in an exclusive video interview.
Chinese-American designer Vivienne Tam talks about creating pieces that infuse elements of both the East and West in her Fall 2011 collection.
Iconic fashion designer Vivienne Tam shared her runway secrets recently with users of Uinterview.com in a new video series that tackles the issue of how she's Defining Style. Here, she opens up about her new fall line and her secret muse – herself!