Details matter to the designer of luxurious bridal gowns
The countdown to the CMH Fashion Week Bridal Show and Finale Runway Show is on. We're profiling the designers whose work you will see-and giving you a sneak peek of what will walk the runway. The bridal show is Oct. 11, and the finale Oct. 12; tickets are available atCMHFashionWeek.com. Today, meet Cierra Reeve-Cunningham of Cierra Lauren Designs.
Cierra Reeve-Cunningham of Cierra Lauren Designs – Intricate details created through the use of raw edges, creative stitching, or appliqued design and exquisite attention to detail define her designs ranging from ready-to-wear items, like leather bags and coats, to luxurious wedding gowns. Facebook.
CMH Fashion Week: Meet the Bridal Designers
Name: Cierra Lauren Reeve
Credentials: I graduated from Columbus College of Art and Design with a degree in fashion design. I've had the opportunity to be involved in many of the fashion shows that Columbus has to offer. This year will be my third year participating in Highball. This will be my second time showing my collection for CMH Fashion Week. I have also collaborated with interior design partners in the biannual Product Runways Fashion Show. Lastly, I just had the opportunity to show my collection at New York Fashion Week. I love being a part of Columbus' talent and have definitely seen Columbus grow as the center of fashion over the past few years.
My story: I am native to Columbus and graduated from Columbus College of Art and Design with a degree in fashion design. My experience in the global fashion industry has expanded my knowledge and connections by working for leading brands, such as Abercrombie & Fitch. I have showed my collections in many fashion shows, showing my design aesthetic with exquisite attention to detail and couture and avant-garde looks that set me apart from other designers.
Personal style: Couture rustic chic designs
Favorite designers:Vera Wang Monique Lhuillier Diane von Furstenberg Badgley Mischka Marchesa
Favorite three pieces in your closet right now:Classic chic cowboy boots Vintage white lace dress Vintage broach necklace
True style is...being confident in what you're wearing no matter what anyone else thinks and being true to yourself
This collection:This collection is based on the idea that everyone is unique and one of a kind. The pieces are rustic, bohemian-chic inspired. Many of the looks contain vintage pieces that are reconstructed to make each piece one of a kind, just like you.
Are items shown in this collection for sale? If so, what are the price points? Yes, the items in my collection are for sale. The prices range from accessories at $25 to couture wedding gowns starting at $2,500.
Do you do custom work? If so, what are the price points? Yes, I specialize in custom designs. The price ranges depending on the intricacy of the item. Accessories from $25 to couture wedding gowns starting at $2,500.
Personal website and/or contact info:phone - 614.404.7074, email - firstname.lastname@example.org, Facebook page - Cierra Lauren Designs
Photos courtesyScott Cunningham