As a teenager in Michigan, [Andrew] W.K. told Speakeasy, he loved making clothes and applied to fashion school when he moved to New York after high school. His true love was Rei Kawakubo’s avant-garde label Commes des Garcons. After writing letters to the label’s office, he eventually landed an administrative assistant position. W.K. filled it for a few months until he was ultimately fired.
Andrew WK’s Coulda-woulda-shoulda Career In Fashion
February 22, 2010