VIP Interview: Celebrity Handbag Designer Mary Frances at Belk Phipps Plaza Atlanta, Georgia

Glamorous, playful, and unique are three words that describe the handcrafted accessories designed by Mary Frances. As I chatted with Mary at her special appearance at Belk Phipps in Atlanta, Georgia, I was blown away with her love of the craft and her customers. "I do not come out to personal appearances very often, but when [...]

VIP Interview: Renowned Polish Designer, Karolina Zmarlak

One of the things, I treasure most with what I do is meeting extraordinary fashion designers and hearing the stories behind their collections. Walking into Gus Mayer--just over a week ago--I never would have imagined meeting, much less interviewing Polish fashion designer Karolina Zmarlak, whose designs are worn by Karolina Kurkova, Jamie Anne Allman, Christina [...]