Q#1: Are you a Bay Area Native? and if not, how long have you lived in the Bay?
Des: No, but I’ve lived here for 22 years …whew that’s a long time.
Q#2: When did you start on the creative path you are currently on?
Des: I have always been inspired and drawn to fashion since I was little. But I opened my first store in 1996.
Q#3: Where do you find your inspiration?
Des: real people inspire me. I am very drawn to all kinds of different styles and I feel inspired when I see someone really own their own style. Also, I love the Satorialist!
Q#4: What was the first piece of vinyl you ever purchased?
Des: I think my first vinyl was Blondie Rapture.
Q#5: Anything else you’d like to share? a joke/quote?