Rosa Gutierrez from Nahuala… Her Fashion Business Story

Rosa Gutierrez from Nahuala… Her Fashion Business Story

  About Designer Rosa Gutierrez… Rosa Gutierrez is a Mexican fashion designer known for challenging the paradigms of women´s fashion and beauty stereotypes to empower women through their strong, feminine, and elegant style. She promotes the Mexican culture and helps indigenous women and women in vulnerable conditions. She is currently a Consultant in the United Nations promoting the rights of women, […]

Niki Grandics from Enji Studio Jewelry… Her Fashion Business Story

Niki Grandics from Enji Studio Jewelry… Her Fashion Business Story

  About Jewelry Designer Niki Grandics… Niki is a GIA Graduate Jeweler and received her BA in Applied Design and BS in Marketing from San Diego State University in 2014. She was awarded the 2016 Halstead Grant Award and 2014 Windgate Fellowship Award by the Center for Craft, Creativity, and Design, which recognizes innovative upcoming […]

Fifth Annual Brave Wings Fashion Show

Fifth Annual Brave Wings Fashion Show

  This past Saturday, July 29th Arizona fashion designers got together under the roof of the newly renovated Fabric building in Tempe, AZ, for the Brave Wings Fashion Show 2017. Founders Jenesis LaForcarde and Mabel Cortez each have their own clothing line and decided to join forces to create a fashion show that not only […]

My Acne Story | Part III

My Acne Story | Part III

  Week #3 I’m on week 3 and this is really a roller coaster! For the most part, I’m always going up, but sometimes I go down. My skin is looking great, but I still get a few pimples here and there. I have to say though, there are SMALLER and LESS PAINFUL. I’ve come […]

Live Q&A with True Religion Brand Jeans Co-founder Kym Gold

Live Q&A with True Religion Brand Jeans Co-founder Kym Gold

  Last week Phoenix Fashion Week’s Emerging Designer class of 2017 gathered at True Religion Brand Jeans Co-founder Kym Gold’s house in California for a #DesignerBootcamp lesson to remember. Each year the Phoenix Fashion Week team travels to over 10 cities (New York, Los Angeles, NYC, Chicago, San Francisco, Las Vegas, Seattle, St. Louis, Dallas, […]

A Fashionable Conversation With Blogger + Designer Harpreet Maan

A Fashionable Conversation With Blogger + Designer Harpreet Maan

  Fashion and Beauty Blogger Harpreet Maan has officially ventured into the fashion designing world with her new line “Harpreet Maan.” A few weeks ago I visited Harpreet to talk more about her latest project and how it is coming to life. We sat at her living room in front of a clothing rack full of beautiful pieces in vivid […]

PHXFW’s Designer of the Year + Model of the Year Editorial Photo Shoot

PHXFW’s Designer of the Year + Model of the Year Editorial Photo Shoot

It’s exhilarating to be exposed to a lineup of talented individuals who are giving their all to accomplish the top challenge within Phoenix Fashion Week (PHXFW). I’m talking about the titles of “Designer of the Year” and “Model of the Year.”  The leading fashion industry event in the Southwest, hosts an Emerging Designer Bootcamp every […]