Deborah has been designing and sewing most of her life. She loves the process of imagining a design and then developing it into a real garment. She has many years of experience in making custom clothing of what others desire. Being able to serve people and help them feel beautiful is a rewarding part of Deborah’s job. She also understands the importance of sustainability and has made eco-friendly fashion part of her career.
Immediately after graduating high school Deborah moved to Los Angeles to pursue an AA degree in fashion design from FIDM, one of the top fashion schools in the United States. After receiving her degree, Deborah moved to the Twin Cities to make her impact as a designer here. Over the years Deborah's experience working with other local designers and numerous clothing businesses has given her the proper insights into the process of running a successful clothing store.
For the past five years, Deborah has worked as an independently contracted seamstress and consultant for a successful local bridal salon. This position has given her many experiences working with brides, bridesmaids, mothers-of-the-bride or groom, and prom girls. Deborah’s lifelong vision of creating beautiful dresses while serving people in an ethical manner has come to life with the vision of Beauty by Design.