‘After Kanye Wests seal of approval mens designer Ximon Lee is still killing it’ featuring Jonas…
Emilia Petrarca of W Magazine talks about LFW designer Ximon Lee, featuring Leni’s boy Jonas…
About a year ago, the menswear designer Ximon Lee was perhaps best known as the 26-year-old
Parsons graduate whom Kanye West once said was “killing it.” This was following the Louis Vuitton
Moët Hennessy Prize competition in March 2015, for which he was a finalist and West was a judge.
Does it get any better? Yes. Today, Lee is definitely still killing it. But his most recent achievement
is something equally challenging for a young designer to acquire: self-validation.
“Last season was more diluted because there were so many things I wanted to say,” said Lee,
just days before his Fall 2017 runway show at London Fashion Week: Men’s. “But this season,
I really learned how to focus and get my point across.”
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