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Zac Posen

Posen at the Metropolitan Opera opening, September 22, 2008
Born Zachary E. Posen[1]
(1980-10-24) October 24, 1980 (age 36)
New York City
Nationality American
Education Parson’s School of Design and Central Saint Martin
Occupation Fashion designer
Partner(s) Christopher Niquet (2008–present)
Awards CFDA: Swarovski’s Perry Ellis Award for Womenswear (2004)
Labels Zac Posen

I'm quite a tuxedo junkie, I collect them all year round.
I have so many fashion mistakes, but that's part of being in fashion. I think the people that you see make the most mistakes are usually the best dressers.
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There's not one major greatest influence on my career. It would be film and great artists and great imagineers – Jim Henson, Walt Disney, Charlie Chaplin, people who understand the joy of the imagination.
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There is no reason for me to show my collection in New York, because it's not about craft and technique there.
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I have a garden, and I collect different heirloom seeds from different neighbors.
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I started cooking out of middle school depression.
So many people are following fashion now. It's become fashion-tainment.
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Fashion is killing women's body image of themselves.
New York ladies all look immaculate.
I don't believe in one ideal beauty.
I am totally unattached to material items.
Everybody wants to be a star right now, to be heard, to have a voice, so you have to give the confidence for people to have that ability – and give them the wardrobe to become a star.
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People who devote themselves to a life of style are admirable.
Listen, I'm not a rich kid. I'm a cultured kid; I'm very rich in culture.
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Food is everything. Food, friends, family: Those are the most important things in life.
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I am a compulsive and concise shopper.
I love creative people.
Taking sartorial risks and not following other people is what makes you stand out.
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The biggest thing politically within fashion is that the clothing should be displayed on different body shapes.
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I want to be a major force.