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ISHKABIBBLE! that's what my Great Grandmother used to call my sister and I when we were not behaving (my sister heard it more than me). That word always stuck with me and when I was creating my clothing line I knew just what to call it.

I would love to tell you grand stories of how I have always dreamed of becoming a fashion designer, but that just wouldn't be true. I originally went to school to become a Marine Biologist. After a not so nice guidance counselor suggested " I may want to reconsider what I wanted to do" I decided to take a look at different degrees.

I ended up in a business class with the best college professor any student could ask for Mr. Kitzmiller. Mr. Kitzmiller suggested I join a business group called DECA and enterted me into a design contest. I took him up on his suggestions . I entered the DECA design contest…

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  • Joined September 30, 2008

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tropical fabrics and anything that stretches

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Beach Wedding Dresses by Ishkabibbles

About

ISHKABIBBLE! that's what my Great Grandmother used to call my sister and I when we were not behaving (my sister heard it more than me). That word always stuck with me and when I was creating my clothing line I knew just what to call it.

I would love to tell you grand stories of how I have always dreamed of becoming a fashion designer, but that just wouldn't be true. I originally went to school to become a Marine Biologist. After a not so nice guidance counselor suggested " I may want to reconsider what I wanted to do" I decided to take a look at different degrees.

I ended up in a business class with the best college professor any student could ask for Mr. Kitzmiller. Mr. Kitzmiller suggested I join a business group called DECA and enterted me into a design contest. I took him up on his suggestions . I entered the DECA design contest where I presented my very first fashion designs and won first place! I soon realized that fashion was a business that I could be successful at.

13 years later , a A.S. Business Degree, A.S. Fashion Design Degree, Two first place wins for design, years of internship and odd jobs , well here I am selling my designs on ETSY.



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