Thursday, May 8, 2008

Clothes For The People

"I don't design clothes for the Queen, but for the people who wave at her as she goes by."--Willie Smith

*Wanted Clothes to be affordable for the common person.

*Took the business of having fun very seriously and it showed in his clothes.

*Aware of what was being worn on the streets.


"Being black has a lot to do with my being a good designer. My eye will go quicker to what a pimp is wearing than to someone in a gray suit and tie." Willie Smith

"For real People in real situations in real places" Willie Smith

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