Derek Lam is an American fashion designer known for his modern and sophisticated designs. He started his own label in 2003, and in 2005 he won the “CFDA Perry Ellis Swarovski Award for New Designers”. Besides clothes, Derek Lam and 10 Crosby Derek Lam brand produce shoes, handbags, and eyewear collection. In addition to designing for his own brand, Derek Lam was the creative director for Tod’s from 2005 until 2010.