My Upcoming Collaboration

Two days ago I launched an Instagram for a pop up business idea I’ve had for a while and I am beyond excited about it. In collaboration with Ashley Olafsen, we will be releasing a total of 4 BE A HERO subscription boxes.

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Defining My Target Customer

I think the mix of my colorful, urban, whimsical, outlook- with my moms laid back eye for art- is something that’s truly beautiful and unique to my design style, and therefore, my customer.

My Year In Fashion

After being absent from blog posts for a while, I decided it’s time to show you why. Here’s what I have poured all my time, effort, and inspiration into this year. I have truly felt more inspired then ever, and although I may not be in Florence, I sure have not let that stop me from diving fully into the endless opportunities fashion has given me at Marist.

My Special Place of Employment

When I’m not at the beach with my family and friends, painting, or working on projects of my own, I’m working for a small sister owned boutique called ARTichoke. 

What It’s Like Running a One-Woman Business at 18

Running a business by yourself isn’t all success stories, smiles, and endless money flow into your own bank account. It’s a lot of hard work, planning, and organization. You have to play all the different roles by yourself that are needed to create a functioning system. But support from friends and family can make it the most rewarding job in the world. 

What It’s Like to See People Wearing Your Brand

When you’re little you always question the “big happenings” of the future- whether it’s what college you’ll go to, who your first boyfriend will be, or what job you’ll decide to pursue. As a fashion designer seemed to become more and more of a realistic dream for me, I added the ongoing question of how it would feel to finally see people wear my clothing & my brand.