Christine “Chrissy” Lampkin was born in Harlem to African American and Cuban parents.
Separated from her parents and raised by her grandmother, she developed a keen sense of self preservation and used her bright young mind to learn the ins and outs of street life. Her outgoing personality and quick wit led to a notoriety that eventually catch the eye of fellow Harlemite, rapper Jim Jones.
Their romance blossomed quickly and soon they were inseparable. Naturally, Chrissy’s keen fashion sense influenced Jim’s style of dress. Realizing she had a talent for styling, she committed to styling Jim and continues be a positive influence in his professional life.
Her pet project of redesigning Jim’s recording studio led to a successful foray into interior design.(Source)