Rebecca Schoneveld Cheek's Profile
So many things in this world fascinate me, but designing and making clothes is the one thing that obsesses me.
My mom started teaching me to sew when I was 4 years old, and somehow it just became a part of my life, a part of me. About 10 years ago I decided to make fashion design my profession and went on to get my degree at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York. Since then I've worked in the industry as a designer, mostly designing dresses for the contemporary and maternity woman's markets.
A couple years ago, I left NYC and the industry for a brief period to trot around the globe and to look for a fresh perspective on life. I thought that might lead me away from fashion, but *wow*, when I found those amazing silk markets in Southeast Asia, undeniably cool girls in Tokyo, and super fresh styles in Australia, I realized…
- Born on March 26
- Joined December 1, 2008