What's in a Name? The Inspiration Behind 9 Fashion Brand Monikers
ByNoora Raj on March 09, 2016
When it’s self-selected, the question of “what’s in a name” takes on a prophetic nature.
Kiki de Montparnasse
The coquettish lingerie line pays homage to the nom de plume of artist, actress, and muse Alice Prin, whose nightclub antics helped fuel the reverie of 1920s Paris. Prin dubbed herself “Kiki” and gallivanted through the Montparnasse social scene, earning her a second nickname at age 28: the Queen of Montparnasse. kikidm.com.