When the Saint Louis Fashion Incubator announced its inaugural class of designers, the list of talents included both locals and artists from across the country.
From beaded tassels to eclectic charms, Sutton Lasater Jewelry offers designs for a plethora of tastes and can be found at Byrd Designer Consignment Boutique and The Spotted Pig.
Inspired to create great beauty products and give back to the St. Louis community, Latoya Thompson founded her beauty company, Heritage1933.
In its year in the area, Fauxgerty has propelled itself from new to noteworthy, recently taking home the top honor at the Caleres Fashion Entrepreneur Competition.
Soft Surroundings, the St. Louis-based women’s lifestyle brand, began as a clothing catalog in 1999, opening its flagship store in Richmond Heights in 2005.