Stacie Bass & Maye Rangel
What’s your favorite part about conceptualizing a new design?
We have a lot of fun meshing our two very different styles and backgrounds. Our favorite part is seeing a finished piece come together.
From where do you draw inspiration?
We draw inspiration from art, fashion icons, both of our own cultures – American and Latin, music, bands, textures, and colors.
What do you think will draw retailers to your collection this upcoming season?
Retailers will be drawn to our designs that are based on different metal colors, layering and beautiful handmade pieces/components that are incorporated into each. Also, the wide range of designs from rocker chic to feminine make them extremely versatile.
How would you define your city’s fashion?
Los Angelesis extremely trendy, edgy and very laid back.
Who or what has been your greatest fashion influence?
Having grown up in the 80’s, Madonna was a huge influence on me.
What three items are essential to you during market week?
Three items essential to market week are a coffee IV drip, comfortable shoes and a good nights rest.