Hometown: Montreal, QC
“I want to have my own collection because I feel like it’s time for me to work for myself.”
Montreal-based designer Lincoln Cheung was born in Hong Kong and moved to Saskatchewan when he was 13 years old. Lincoln first studied fashion at Saskatoon’s Yvonne Yuen School of Design. He then attended La Salle College in Montreal and the London College of Fashion. Lincoln gained valuable experience while interning with famed British designer Hussein Chalayan, who strongly influenced his own avant-garde collection.
Lincoln currently works as a women’s wear designer for the Montreal-based label, BEDO.
Best outfit: Polo shirt and skinny pants with white shoes.
Worst outfit: Khaki pants.
Most embarrassing moment: Toilet paper stuck to my shorts after using the toilet.
First celebrity crush: I can't remember.
Current celebrity crushes: Matthew Fox.
If you could be anyone for a day, it would be: Matthew Fox.
Dream job: Working for myself.
Worst nightmare: Being chased by somebody or something.
What's in your purse/manbag? Cell phone, gum and cash.
I can't leave the house without: My cell phone.
Most annoying traits: Overthinking.
Your inspiration: My surroundings.
Favourite food: Chicken wings.
Favourite piece of clothing: My skinny jeans.
Favourite designer: Hussein Chalayan.
Best song for sketching: Any Bjork song.
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