Kim Johnson Gross


The Twinkle of a Star

November 13, 2009

Tags: Sun Valley, Town & Country Magazine, John Grotty, Perry Ellis, fashion, merchandising, style, denim, career, Outliers

I just simultaneously experienced deja vu and a glimpse of the future.

Rewind to 1978
I was a young fashion editor at Town & County Magazine when I was asked to have lunch with Perry Ellis who had just opened his fashion house Perry Ellis International. He grew up in Portsmouth, Virginia, and had a (more…)