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Art and Its Magical Therapy | EDGE Talks to Susan Tancer

Brain cancer survivor, Susan Tancer, creates one-of-a-kind functional art. Painting became a therapeutic escape from cancer treatment.  After being diagnosed with brain cancer in 2004, this former marketing and public relations professional developed a passion for painting.  Suffering from the effects of chemotherapy, painting seemed the one thing to take her mind off of it.  This […]

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EDGE Radar, EDGExposition

GAiETY uP | EDGE Talks to Patrick Kevin Francisco

If there’s a word to describe “GAiETY uP” it would be EXUBERANT – Patrick Kevin Francisco Patrick Kevin Francisco has been on the EDGE Radar for some time and is definitely an up and coming designer to watch.  A fashion show award winner and recent graduate from the Art Institute of California – Hollywood, he […]

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EDGE Radar

stella proseyn has Real Staying Power

Debbie Talanian is the founder and designer for stella proseyn.   We had a chance to talk at the LA Fashion Council Fashion Week 2015 show.  The clean lines of her design appeal to a contemporary market who appreciate the timeless [non-trendy] look that is always relevant.  As a veteran in this business [former women’s apparel buyer], […]

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EDGExposition

Lessons learned from Fashion Week LA

It was my first time participating at a fashion week event.  I am Si Jie Loo, a visual and performing artist, and a new contributor of the EDGE team.  I owed it to EDGE for allowing me to assist in viewing and identifying innovative designers and see the nitty-gritty of carrying out fashion shows. There’s […]

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EDGExposition, thrEaDGE

The Making of a Fashion Show. . .

. . . as witnessed at the recent LA Fashion Week Concept LA show.  This was not your ordinary ‘runway’ event.  The visual execution, although not a new concept, was museum/galleryesque staging where the models artistically posed as mannequins with a choreographed movement.  This was tastefully presented by the Camila X Castillo show. This artist […]

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EDGE Radar

EDGE Talks to Karen Morris Millinery

Karen Morris, a Hong Kong born milliner, describes her business as “Hatting the Ladies of America… And the World”. – Karen Morris Millinery.   Based in Saint Paul, Minnesota, Karen designs artistically crafted hats.   EDGE is delighted to interview Karen and share her unique skill and business model to the EDGE network. RPHill: Tell us […]

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EDGE-ucation

Rhonda’s Best Practices and Tips | Branding

As a veteran in the fashion business, this feature on business practices and tips are from my personal experience.  Those of you that are recent graduates bear in mind that academia is a great foundation.  Gaining complete knowledge of running a fashion business [designer, wholesaler, or retailer] is the combination of both academia and experience.   […]

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EDGE Afropolitan, EDGE Radar

EDGE Talks to Designer Marion Ayonote

Nigerian born and educated Marion Ayonote designs beautifully innovative and feminine footwear.  There is a need for each of these unique pieces to reflect the personality, lifestyle and aspirations of its owner.  With offices based in London, Marion Ayonote creates collections that appeal to Women the World over and her approach to design has been […]

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EDGE Radar

EDGE Talks To 4 Corners Of A Circle

“In what looks like a circle, there might exist corners.” This line reflects the brand’s origin–the designer’s confidence in herself and her designs. She has a strong belief in what some can see but others might not comprehend.  – http://vvvv-o.com/about/ Our interview with the designer and visionary of “4 Corners Of A Circle”, Natsuko Kanno. […]

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