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Jordan Alexandra

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Jordan Saenz, is the designer and creative director of emerging luxury label Jordan Alexandra.  When taking on the emerging designer world, ambition is key to have and Jordan is definitely not lacking that.  Her debut collection for Autumn/Winter 15 is minimal, edgy, sophisticated, androgynous, and clever.  She has taken her experience in luxury ready-to-wear and […]

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Rivolt Accessories Interview

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Rivolt Accessories is an a-typical jewelry and accessories brand based out of Chicago.  “Chicago is a city of dreamers,” says Ashley Kolln, co-designer of Rivolt Accessories.  Their pieces reflect just that, dream like and free spirited.  We discovered Rivolt right when they were starting out and started following them closely on, you guessed it, Instagram. […]

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RYU RYU Clothing

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In order to create something strong, one needs a strong foundation.  The designers of RYU RYU Clothing believe in just that; a strong foundation is key to creating a sophisticated effortlessly chic wardrobe.  We got to interview them about their journey as emerging fashion designers.  They stressed paying attention to finances early on, staying true […]

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Inks & Threads, Maggie Pate

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Aging gracefully is not always what former models do.  Maggie Pate, model turned textile designer is doing just that with her brand Inks & Thread.  While Maggie was living and working in New York City she has dealt with many different aspects of the fashion industry, including merchandising, marketing, public relations, styling, project management, just […]

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Carte Blanche

“One day you’re in and the next day you’re out,” Heidi Klum once said.  Designer Monica Noh of Carte Blanche is pioneering the new fashion “In Crowd” through crowdsourcing.  Most fashion is mass produced.  These manufacturing techniques in turn produce tremendous amounts of waste.  Moreover, costs are marked up at outrageous prices at each stage […]

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Shana Luther

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Social media has proven to be a powerful source for emerging designers to #befound (we’re shameless).  In fact, it is one of our primary discovery tools at TNF and   how I found Shana Luther of Shana Luther Handbags – on Instagram (Shocking we know).  Her brand is noted for being manufactured in the U.S. and […]

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