06 May '13, 2am

"When I was younger, I had no idea what creative inspiration was or how to get it - I do now. I learned a lot...

Budding fashion designers, take note: the job isn’t all glitz, glamour and runway models. It’s also about hard work and the willingness to let yourself fail – and studying your craft to make yourself better at what you do. So says top local designer Frederick Lee, with whose work Singaporean audiences are intimately familiar. Apart from his own bridal and fashion lines, Frederick has designed costumes for numerous theatrical productions, winning the 2010 Life! Theatre Awards for Best Costume Design for his work on The Importance Of Being Earnest . In 2004, he was named Designer Of The Year at the Singapore Fashion Awards, and he will once again serve as the director of costumes for the 2013 National Day Parade, after earlier stints in 2008, 2009 and 2011. We spoke to Frederick about where he finds his inspiration in the theatre and how getting mad was a lot more productive...

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