Lilly Pulitzer is a fashion designer who founded Lilly Pulitzer, Inc., which is a retail brand that sells clothing. Lilly Pulitzer's clothes are known to be colorful and bright and have a preppy style. Lilly founded her fashion line when her and her husband, Peter, moved to Palm ... Read MoreBeach, Florida after they married. Lilly helped her husband Peter with his citrus orange groves he owned in Florida. While working at a juice stand, Lilly would stain her clothes from squeezing juice. Lilly designed a shift dress that was made of bright, colorful cotton to hide the juice stains. Customers loved the dress, so she designed more to sell at her juice stand. She started to sell more dresses than juice, and that was when Lilly decided to focus on designing and selling clothes. Lilly Pulitzer became president of her company in 1959. Today, Lilly Pulitzer sells a complete line of women's clothing, along with men's clothing, children's clothing, maternity clothes, accessories, bedding, stationery, and other products. The company has also launched a bridal collection in 2010 that reflects Lilly Pulitzer's preppy, feminine style.