Press: Honorable Mention in New City Chicago

I was mentioned by Melissa Turner in an interview with writer Jennifer Berg, in this article that appeared in NEWCITY CHICAGO on 6/13/2006.   First Fashionista: A conversation with Melissa Turner, Chicago's new fashion director Jennifer Berg Last week, Mayor Daley announced the formation of Chicago's Fashion Advisory Council, a group dedicated to keeping local…
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Press: Unity in Diversity Fashion Show

I had the opportunity to produce a fashion show at the Foundation Room at House of Blues Chicago, while still a student. I created looks using re-designed t-shirts, hats, accessories and other materials, and invited two of my friends and classmates, Crystal Ocegueda and Casey Cox, to join me. After the show, we had our…
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Press: Chicago Sun Times – Co-Ed Couture

I participated in the student fashion show at The Illinois Institute of Art - Chicago, and imagine my surprise to find that the show, and my Feathered Femmes collection, were featured in a large full color photo in the article "Co-Ed Couture" in the Chicago Sun Times! My designs featured re-purposed fedora feathers in red…
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