The Women’s List

Fashion Designer Betsey Johnson

Betsey Johnson is an award-winning fashion designer known for her whimsical and feminine designs. She began her career in New York City in the 60s and was part of Andy Warhol’s underground scene that included the Velvet Underground, Edie Sedgwick and Lou Reed. In 2012, Johnson celebrated 40 years of her namesake brand. In an outtake from The Women’s List, she talks about the pressure of fashion shows and deadlines, and the importance of inspiration.