Damsel in Design

The Business of Fast Fashion by Minute MBA

December 5, 2013
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Check out our friend’s video on Fast Fashion and its impact on the market place. Find the video transcript and more information here.

Damsels Founder Talks About Style with DailyWorth

November 21, 2013
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Reprinted on 11.21.13 from www.DailyWorth.com—the financial literacy website for women.

Designing Women: Casting on with Anya Cole

February 11, 2013
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Interview by Elizabeth Heywood While the ice and snow of winter have finally caught up to us, nothing beats snuggling into a soft sweater on a grey February day. Anya Cole has made a thriving business designing beautiful cashmere knitwear through her label HANIA by Anya Cole. Originally knitting to suit her own needs in communist Poland, […]

Designing Women: Making a Statement with Emily Kammeyer

November 14, 2012
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Interview by Jennifer Markas. Photos courtesy of Emily Kammeyer. Emily Kammeyer is the most stylish woman we know! From her neon wrap bracelets to her exotic headpieces, she is quintessentially cool and never without a pop of color. Emily is the owner and head designer of E. Kammeyer Accessories where she dresses brides in vintage-style […]

Designing Women: Bike to work with Audrey Robinson of Dargelos

November 12, 2012
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  Interview by Elizabeth Heywood, Photography by Amy Lee While New York’s bike-share program may have been put on hold until next spring, the growing number of cyclists have made CityRacks a common sight throughout the five boroughs. One Brooklyn designer and year-round bike commuter has been tackling ways to create practical accessories for the fashion-conscious […]

Designing Women: Put Your Best Foot Forward with Alice Chen

October 17, 2012
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Interview by Jennifer Markas, Photography courtesy of Alice Alan Finding the selection of comfortable, yet stylish shoes for women to be woefully lacking, Alice Chen traded in Corporate America to develop her own line of ‘go-to’ heels called Alice Alan.  Damsels in Designs sat down with Alice to talk about how she went from office […]

Designing Women: Inside Samantha Bard and Ashley Montgomery-Pulido’s Boudoir

October 15, 2012
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Interview by Jennifer Markas, Photography by Amy Lee Design is everywhere. It’s in the cup of coffee you drink in the morning to the subway ads you read on your commute to and from work. Design is also in the items that bring us the most pleasure. It’s sexy lingerie, seductive novel covers, and dare […]

Designing Women: See Wonder with Natalia Del Rivero

October 1, 2012
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Interview by Jennifer Markas, Photography by Amy Lee Natalia Del Rivero is a New York City based graphic designer and photographer who is currently designing for C. Wonder, the lifestyle and fashion company for women. Hailing from Madrid, by way of London, Natalia’s international background and adventures traveling to many parts of the world have […]

Designing Women: Rachel Sax Buckles Up

September 23, 2012
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Interview by Jennifer Markas, Photography by Amy Lee Rachel Sax, designer and founder of Nona E. Rose, is a woman with an old soul. She channels an heir of sophistication, beauty and charm in everything she designs. Rachel’s line of vintage-inspired belts and accessories is aptly named after her three grandmothers who inspired her line […]

Designing Women: Finding Style Inspiration with Sotiria Krikelis

September 12, 2012
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Interview by Jennifer Markas; Photography by Amy Lee In honor of Fashion Week, we are taking this time to highlight the ladies who show great promise in the industry. We deliberately chose to steer clear of mo dels on the runways and the streets of SoHo. Rather, we are curious about the entrepreneurs who are […]