In the Thursday No Styles section of the NYT, it was reported that designer Phillip Lim, who was recently named fashism’s hottest emerging talent by the CFDA (another one of our peeps, Derek Lam, won for best accessories), had said it was “unfair” that the Olsen Twins, who presented at the CFDAs, were becoming “designers.”
In addition to peddling sweatshop goods at Walmart, the Twins have a label called “The Row” and “Elizabeth and James,” as well as…BILLIONS of dollars. (Remind me, again, why I went to college?) Normally, I would say that the Limster is suffering from a case of sour grapes-itis, except…he’s FREAKIN’ RIGHT.
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