Gone Red

Pintucks, pintucks, pintucks. I had the pleasure of dressing Ms. Jennifer Thorson for the Hearts for Fashion fashion show at the Mall of America. What a doll. Jennifer is a spokeswoman for the American Heart Association (see her blog post on the event here) and as such was featured as a heart disease survivor model…

Go Red for Women

I’m pleased to tell you that I’ll be showing at the Go Red for Women fashion event at the Mall of America on February 9th. The fashion show is just one of a full day of events and activities sponsored by the American Heart Association. February is American Heart Month and as such, there are…

MN Fashion Week

This image by Rhea Pappas Photography was captured at the You & Me In Store Showcase. I have a few collars in their boutique and this one in particular is a stand-out. Fine wool tweed, black cut glass button and guinea feathers.  

The Salmon People

Going up to the Last Frontier means leaving many things behind. Friends, family, a home and studio space. Spending a summer in Alaska presents unending challenges, learning and adaptation. Diving into a new life forces a person to become more childlike. Forces, me in particular, to give up the fear of not knowing for the…

Chambray

Do you remember when I said I was working on something new? Well, here they are. I’m pleased to announce that these very comfortable chambray shorts are now in stock at Cliché Store. Get yourself a pair before they’re gone. In other, related news, you will also be able to find my baby suits and…

Behind the scenes

Still working on the lookbook for my winter collection. In the meantime, please enjoy this behind the scenes shot. The photographer, Dajana, also has some working photos from that day on her blog, including some of the Vanagon ‘dressing room’.

Winter 2012 Advance Photos

Do you believe in Bigfoot? I’ve seen a tall, graceful, furry figure through the pine boughs…  oh, wait. That’s just my model. We shot my winter line today at the Walker Art Center Sculpture Gardens. Great location. You would never know we were in the middle of the city with backgrounds like these. A yeti-sized…

Upcoming

Spring. It is here. So, I’m making some shorts. Well, not just any shorts. More like the cutest shorts you ever did see. You’ll want to wear them every day this summer. Luckily, they will be available for you to purchase at Cliche. They will be available in a range of sizes in two color…