Desiree Marie Designs
Desiree Marie Designs was founded in 2011 on a passionate love for vintage and unique garments. Influenced by Betsy Johnson and Marchesa DesireÃ© aims to create clothing that encourages women to have fun and take risks with their clothing. She creates each piece only sourcing the best fabrics, or creating them herself. In 2011, Desire'e graduated from the International Academy of Design and Technology in Orlando, FL with a B.F.A in Fashion Design and Merchandising. She also interned at So Sweet Boutique from 2011-2012 and independently contracted for Prom/Pageant Alterations. She has created a collection every season since graduation and sold them on her personal site desireemariedesign.com and Etsy.
Her work has been featured in The Tampa Bay Times, En Vie and Elegant Magazine. She has participated in Tampa Bay Fashion Week, RAW and PAFW competitions 2013, 2014. She has also made a custom piece for the Oscar Blandi team for a trade event.
DesireÃ©, 25, resides in Austin, Texas with her boyfriend and cats.