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I've been making accessories for over 20 years.

I can't remember a time when I wasn't designing something. As a teen, I made, sold jewelry, embroidered clothes and sold them to friends. During college, I started to sell my designs on the streets of Soho. Within six months, a half page article was written about me in Woman's Wear. How lucky can a girl be!
The following day, three major department stores, Macy's, Marshall Fields and Neiman Marcus called me for merchandise. Needless to say, I had to learn the business fast. A short time after graduation, I opened my own shop in Soho, on the corner of West Broadway and Broome in NYC.

Since then, my designs have been featured in many magazines: In Style, Vogue, Cosmopolitan, Elle, Rolling Stone, and more. They have been worn by celebrities, on television, in the movies and on the runway at…

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  • Born on December 17
  • Joined November 28, 2011

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About

I've been making accessories for over 20 years.

I can't remember a time when I wasn't designing something. As a teen, I made, sold jewelry, embroidered clothes and sold them to friends. During college, I started to sell my designs on the streets of Soho. Within six months, a half page article was written about me in Woman's Wear. How lucky can a girl be!
The following day, three major department stores, Macy's, Marshall Fields and Neiman Marcus called me for merchandise. Needless to say, I had to learn the business fast. A short time after graduation, I opened my own shop in Soho, on the corner of West Broadway and Broome in NYC.

Since then, my designs have been featured in many magazines: In Style, Vogue, Cosmopolitan, Elle, Rolling Stone, and more. They have been worn by celebrities, on television, in the movies and on the runway at NY Fashion week.

I love Etsy for the opportunity it gives artists and designers the freedom to be truly creative and an outlet to show our work. You can see some of my designs here on Etsy, in boutiques world wide, Museums, high end craft shows in NYC and at my pop up shops in NYC though out the year.

If your looking for something custom just email me.



Thanks for looking,


Dora

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