Posts tagged Bushwick
Meet Olivia La Roche

Olivia is the co-founder of contemporary vintage retailer Petra Von Kant. Calling on her eclectic background in creative content to produce unique collaborations across the fashion industry, she steps into multiple freelance roles and wears the hat of strategist, curator, writer, and sometimes model.

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Meet Nicole Hokayem

Nicole was born in Queens into a nurturing, neurotic & food-centric Lebanese family. Raised in restaurants in NY, Lebanon & FL. Studied Experimental Psychology /Gender Studies in New College of Florida. She moved to NY intending on pursuing social research but naturally ended up working for a Mediterranean inspired catering company. 
 

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Meet Mira Moore

Mira was born and raised in Fairfield, Iowa. After receiving her BFA in Visual Communication Design from SAIC in 2013, she moved to New York and now currently lives in Brooklyn. Mira is the graphic designer at CMA and also runs Sanguis Ornatus, her leather body wear line. This fall she will be launching Cixous72 with her business partner Elizabeth Scott, an online boutique and collective that showcases artists and designers.

 

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Meet Aretha Sack

Meet NYC passerby, Aretha Sack. Born and raised in Austin, Texas, Aretha studied painting at California College of the Arts, where she met her business partner Janine, after selling her a custom nail polish she had made. They founded Floss Gloss Ltd in San Francisco in 2011 over a mutual admiration of each other as well as of fashion, music, color and nails.

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Meet Anastasia Patellis

Anastasia is from Vancouver, Canada. She moved to NYC for an internship at W Magazine and then started assisting stylists for various publications including Dazed and Confused, Elle and Vogue. Her personal work tends to often utilize concepts and themes to which fashion becomes expression of a greater idea or purpose be it aesthetic or sociological. Her work has been published in Hunger Magazine, Indie Magazine, Style.com, and more.

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Meet Rachel Howe

Meet NYC Passerby, Rachel Howe, an Artist and Spiritual Advisor. Since attending Parsons, she started her own business making functional ceramics under the name Small Spells, and after two and a half years with ceramics as her full-time job, she is now moving on to working on many other projects, mainly design projects and healing services.

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