"The bright colors, whimsical cartoons, and bold shapes of Asian pop culture can be seen throughout my thesis collection. I was inspired by Asian youth who boldly accessories their fashions. I was also influenced by American movies. Growing up in Virginia, I learned English from watching American movies, and I absorbed their images and stories at a very young age"
During her studies at Parsons, Xie chose to focus on accessories. She designs for comfort and practicality, as well as beauty and luxury—the same way she lives her life. (style.com)