1991 : Choo is turning out two collections-of 24 styles each-per year. He has been joined in his studio by his niece, Sandra Choi, who enrolls at the elite London design school Central Saint Martins. Though her interest is in clothes, Choi's work at her uncle's studio will become so all-consuming that she will quit Central Saint Martins after a year to work with him full-time.

1967 : Tamara Mellon born in London to Thomas Yeardye, a self-made businessman who will become C.E.O. of the Vidal Sassoon Company, and Anne Davies, a Chanel No. 5 model.

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