Pauletta Brooks' Profile
Pauletta Brooks has art degrees from Hampshire College and The Fashion Institute of Technology and has been studying art and design since the day she could see. She worked for many years in the fashion industry as an illustrator, stylist and art director and then, one day, had that “ah-ha” moment! This came about when Pauletta was asked to style a fashion show for a line of simple black bathing suits. Not finding what she wanted in the way of accessories, she decided to fabricate her own jewelry to be worn by the models. Big, bold, tribal, and flowing down to the collarbone, her 26 pairs of one-of-a-kind earrings made their debut down the runway, and ultimately, were the showstopper! Buyers, curious to know ‘who designed the jewelry’, placed orders and provided the impetus and launch into this new career.
Ms. Brooks’ design work has since been credited in major fashion magazines and…
- Joined March 24, 2007