Anna Sui (Asian Americans of Achievement) by Susan Muaddi Darraj

By Susan Muaddi Darraj

Mixing rock and roll, bohemian tradition, and natural girlishness in her designs, Anna Sui has created a religious following of recognized lovers, together with Madonna, Paris Hilton, and supermodels Linda Evangelista and Christy Turlington. This identify helps you to learn the way this woman from suburban Detroit pursued her dream.

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Still, Sui has developed a personal philosophy behind her makeup line: “Makeup had reached a point where products were by makeup artists who were into making flawless faces with utilitarian products,” she explained in the same interview. “I love the concept of makeup as an accessory. ” She treats her makeup line much as she treats her clothing line: with flair, originality, and lots and lots of color. Indeed, there are seven “keywords” of Sui’s beauty items—rose, butterfly, purple, red, black, glitter, and antique.

The socialite realized that what had started as a fun endeavor could become a major career with big profits. He left the military to launch his fashion company and designed scarves, swimwear, and other accessories. Known for making clothing from stretchy, sleek, tight-fitting fabric, Pucci is most famous for his bold prints, which feature colorful patterns. His prints 61 62 Anna sui serve as an inspiration to Sui, who relies on bold colors and designs herself. The Dolly Bird Influence The Dolly Girl is a look—mired in the 1960s—that often comes to mind when one thinks of how to describe Sui’s style.

The result was a flowery, very feminine scent intended for casual daily wear, and it has found many fans. Other perfumes soon followed the Anna Sui signature fragrance. In the ensuing years, Sui launched Sui Dreams (in 2000) and Sui Love (in 2001). ) Sui Dreams, which is packaged in a blue bottle shaped like a purse with a silver cap, blends vanilla and citrus scents. Sui Love, packaged in a colorful butterfly-shape bottle, mixes floral and fruity scents with a musk and vanilla base. ” The packaging has attracted almost as much attention as the products themselves.

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