Anna Sui is born on August 4, 1964, she is is an American fashion designer from Detroit. The boundless creative ingenuity of her runway presentations and the energy levels make her high in the fashion industry with all her global expansions, including the products globally.
Her brands are established and spread over 50 countries and sold in her freestanding stores as well, these include great and several fashion lines, footwear, eye wear, jewellery, cosmetics, fragrances, accessories, gifts line and home goods.
She was named as "Top 5 Fashion Icons of the Decade" in the year 2009. The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) recognised her efforts and awarded her with Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award, from then she joined in the list of ranking same as Yves Saint Laurent, Giorgio Armani, Ralph Lauren, and Diane von Furstenberg.
She was very much graced with the attention towards becoming a fashion designer, as she decided it when she was four years old. As her mother inspired her in putting a wardrobe together with the best fabrics making her understand every simplest thing about clothing.
Sui used to spend hours together watching her mother sews and would collect all the fabric scraps to clothe her Barbie dolls. She soon made her sewing the pattern pieces for the sleeves of a dress, as she started swapping them to match other dresses. It has understood that she is set to go for creating her own look for the garments.
Anna Sui’s collections started taking a creative journey that is unparalleled in the world of fashion. Making an effort towards mixing vintage styles with her current cultural obsessions gave us a cool and exuberant original clothes.
She simply says that “When I’m interested in something, I want to know everything about it,” she says, “I need to know what’s behind it all. I really enjoy that process.”
Anna’s constant efforts and creative ideas and challenges keep her ahead of her times as giving her the credit of saying that she is a true trendsetter to whom stylists and editors look for direction.
The incredible energy and creative ingenuity of her ramp presentations made here show a high point of New York Fashion Week.