Karen Graves' Profile
I spent my first years playing shoe shops with my aunt, my formative years daydreaming about fashion and my teenage years obsessing about it. I organised my first catwalk show for cancer research aged 15. You could say its ingrained; a compulsion even. I've always felt that clothing is an extention of self and great outlet for creative expression. My style has always challenged the status quo even back when it made me feel uncomfortable. I'm self employed, always have been. I travel the world avoiding winters and seeking inspiration for my work. Now, working out of my studio 'the dream factory' I conceptualise and manufacture bespoke clothing accessories and head wear designed to enhance and empower strong independent women. My ethos: to invent, reinvent and to play . While some might say they are only clothes, no-one can deny the impact feeling good can have on our state of well being. With that in mind I present Vagabond Coutu...
- Joined June 11, 2012