What is one of your key items for this upcoming Spring/Summer 2013 season?
Our new collection of buckles take the line in a fresh direction.
How do you start the design process when creating a new collection?
I start the design process by thinking about what customers have asked for, what is currently inspiring me, and what is trending.
What do you think will draw retailers to your collection this upcoming season?
Retailers will be drawn to the colors and new buckles for this upcoming season.
If you could dress a celebrity who you feel fits your product image, who would it be and why?
Michelle Obama because she loves belts, has great style, and buys American-made fashion!
What is your personal fashion philosophy?
“Keep it simple.”