Q&A with Thida Pathammavong


Pathammavong on a New York City stroll.



Sophomore fashionista Thida Pathammavong reveals her secrets and reflects on her personal style.

When did you start liking fashion?

In middle school, when I started to actually pay attention to fashion and clothing.

Who’s your inspiration when it comes to fashion?

My cousin, because she pursued her dream and got into the Art Institute of New York.

What celebrities do you look up to when it comes to fashion?

Kylie Jenner, because she’s my age and she’s interested in the same thing I’m interested in, and her fashion.

What’s your go-to outfit?

Usually when I don’t have an outfit in mind, I just throw on some boyfriend jeans with a plain tee and some ankle boots.

How is your closet organized?

I have two closets. One closet has dresses and pajamas and the other has shirts, shorts, pants, etc.

What’s your favorite store to shop at?

I don’t have any specific stores. I go into random stores that catch my eye.

What’s you’re style?

Somewhat edgy but chic.

If you were to go shopping what would you usually buy?

Usually basic essentials, so I can wear more stuff with [my outfits].

What are some of your favorite fashion magazines and designers?

I like Alexander Wang and the magazines Vogue, Harpers Bazaar, and Elle.

When you’re older would you like a job involving fashion?                                

 Yes, because fashion has been my passion for as long as I can remember.