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Emerging Designers Showcase

See What Happened at the 2018 Southern Women's Show!

Bryanetta Humphrey - B Coco Apparel

Bryanetta Humphrey is a designer that believes fashion can be used to heal, unify and bring communities together.  She is the creator and organizer of the Emerging Designer’s Showcase which will debut at the Southern Women’s show in Savannah, Georgia 2018.  Recently she launched B COCO, a brand that celebrates women through fashion.  The brand strives to assist in building self-confidence from the inside out.  B Bold, B Beautiful, B You is the compass that guides all aspects of each design and creation while striving to bring new perspectives to the industry.  

Annsley Edwards - Anney Life Designs

Anney Life Designs creates handcrafted leather goods with a focus on helping people live a more simple and beautiful life. Owner and designer, Annsley Edwards, handcrafts each and every item at her home studio in Jacksonville, FL. She's here to encourage you to live any life you choose by creating pieces for any life, your life - she loves custom orders! Live the life you dream, love the life you live. 

April McKellar - Catered Culture

April McKellar is the designer of Catered Culture. She designs her pieces to reflect the best of her Nubian cultures while blending them beautifully with style.

Brenda Edwards - Orchard Kingdom Creative Arts Studio

Brenda Edwards is the owner and creative director of Orchard Kingdom Creative Arts Studio in Jacksonville, Florida.  Along with teaching piano, Brenda teaches sewing classes and camps and conducts workshops. She designs costumes and whimsical sewing kits of clothing and accessories for a family of hand sewn foxes who have adventures in the make-believe land of Orchard Kingdom.  Brenda writes inspirational stories and musicals and is passionate about raising up a generation of children who love to sew.

Dia'Monique Carter - Dia'Monique's Denim

Dia'Monique Carter is a 15 year old fashion designer who combines imagination and denim to create art.  The techniques used on the jackets require that every stroke is strategically placed to create visual depth.  Each garment is one of a kind and made for just for you!

Janice Stewartson - JOSHMAR

Janice Stewartson is an up and coming designer out of Jacksonville, FL. Her label is JOSHMAR. She takes much pride in the fact when a customer leaves her boutique that they feeling beautiful inside and out. Each unique garment is designed and sewn Janice herself.

Jasmyne Dreher

Jasmyne Dreher hails from the great state of Florida where she was born and raised. She has a passion for fashion and hopes to one day become a designer to the stars! Jasmyne has a label of autism but she does not let that stop her from epitomizing hard work, dedication and creative service in every design that she puts together. She would like to show the world that individuals with disabilities can do any and everything that they put their mind and hearts into just like any one else.

Jennifer Smith - JPA Magnates

Jennifer Smith is the owner of JPA Magnates, a sewing factory for clothing and décor manufactured in Jacksonville, FL. She designs and makes custom clothing for men, women, and children, medical scrubs and décor for your home/event/business. Her experienced and passionate seamstress and designers are eagerly waiting to serve you. She accepts orders from individuals, designers, and business owners.

Lauren Kopal - Navy Jane

Lauren Kopal is President & Founder of Navy Jane.  She is also a nurse.  One summer afternoon she found herself going from store to store looking for a cute outfit.  Not finding anything close to what she wanted, she decided to do it herself.  The name Navy Jane is derived from her father being in the US Navy, and her mother is Jane.

Reta Littlejohn - Reta's Eye Candy Boutiques

Reta Littlejohn, aka the jewelry lady, has been designing and distributing jewelry for many years.  Her purpose is to make sure that women can own affordable jewelry to dress up any outfit without breaking the bank.  The jewelry you see at this year’s show will not only help you look good but will make you smile.

Timothea Morris - TTGDesigns

Women’s fashion designer and authority Timothea Morris, has been designing creative styles since her high school years. Self - Educated Entrepreneur, that’s ready to show the world a better fashion trend and style. She is now working on a collaboration that will bring interest to the precious stones of the world! Her life started in Frankfurt, Germany.  She now resides in Jacksonville, Fl. along with her husband and two sons.
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