|Phillip Lim Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 8.5 in|
|Date of Birth||September 16, 1973|
Phillip Lim is an award-winning American designer whose fashion label 3.1 Phillip Lim has been worn by Hollywood celebrities such as Jessica Alba, Katie Holmes, Kristen Bell, Jason Derulo, etc. He has more than 100k followers on Twitter, more than 100k followers on Instagram, and more than 250k followers on Facebook.
Manhattan, New York, United States
Phillip studied Finance for 3 years at the California State University in Long Beach. He eventually switched his major to Home Economics and graduated in 1997.
- Father – Pary Lim (Professional Poker Player)
- Mother – Hannah Lim (Seamstress)
- Siblings – Lisa Lim (Sister). He also has 4 other siblings.
5 ft 8.5 in or 174 cm
66 kg or 145.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Boyfriend / Spouse
Phillip Lim has dated –
- Irina Lazareanu (2010-2012)
Race / Ethnicity
He has Chinese ancestry.
Phillip Lim Favorite Things
- Film – The Hand by Wong Kar-wai
- Fruit – Bosc Pears
- Perfume – Serge Lutens Encens et Lavande Fragrance
- Color – Nude
- Car – Porsche 911
- Flower – Pink Peonies
- Men’s Clothing Stores – If in New York, Front General Store in New York, Delstore in Hong Kong, Haven in Toronto, Dries van Noten in Paris, Beams in Tokyo
- App – Vivino
- Sportsperson – Novak Djokovic
Source – Allure, FemaleMag.com, Flare.com
Phillip Lim Facts
- His family emigrated from Cambodia to America in the mid-1970s to escape the Cambodian genocide.
- In 2005, he co-founded 3.1 Phillip Lim with business partner Wen Zhou. The 3.1 was prefixed as both he and Zhou were 31 years old at that time.
- He has been the recipient of numerous awards including the ‘CFDA Emerging Talent in Womenswear’ in 2007, the ‘Swarovski Award in Menswear’ in 2012, and the ‘CFDA Award for Accessories Designer of the Year’ in 2013.
- If he weren’t a designer, Lim would be a seaweed farmer.
Featured Image by Phillip Lim / Instagram