Doe Deere is a successful entrepreneur. She is also an immigrant who settled in the U.S. As the founder of Lime Crime; Doe Deere has amassed a considerable following courtesy of her cosmetics brand. Lime Crime ensures that all the products delivered to their consumers are purely vegan. Despite the challenges that she has faced, Doe Deere has never given up. She also strives to inspire other individuals. Additionally, she encourages other women to follow in her footsteps to inspire other people in the society.
Doe Deere was born and raised in Russia. She realized that the U.S. possessed numerous opportunities after reading magazines, watching many films, and listening to popular music that emanated from the U.S. Eventually, she became obsessed with the American culture. She also learned how to read and write in English. At the age of 17, Doe Deere was privileged to move to the U.S. together with her mother and younger sister. She was now confident that she would have a better life.
After arriving in the U.S., they settled in New York City. Contrary to her expectations, Doe Deere and her family were struggling to make ends meet. Despite the challenges they faced, Doe Deere never gave up. She always fantasized about being a fashion designer. Doe Deere also put her ideas into paper. In 1999 during the spring season, Doe Deere and her family got assistance from Dorchen Leidholdt who was a social worker. She was a lawyer by profession. She recognized Doe Deere’s potentia; thereby providing mentorhsip programs to enable her to pursue her dreams together with her mother and the younger sister. Dorchen Leidholdt helped Doe Deere’s mother to get her first job in the U.S. as an accountant.
Doe Deere was also able to explore her passion towards the fashion industry by joining the Fashion Institute of Technology. Her younger sister also got an opportunity to enroll at Columbia University through a fully sponsored scholarship. Despite the challenges, Doe Deere and her family were resilient. Since Doe Deere was passionate about becoming an entrepreneur, she fulfilled her dream by launching Lime Crime in 2008.