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Why Retail Brands Like Semihandmade Are Setting Up Shop In Co-Working Spaces

Carpenter John McDonald used to have a stunning storefront in Burbank where he displayed custom cabinetry made by his company Semihandmade. Six or seven times a year he traveled around the country to industry trade shows that…

Fashioning a School for Design, One Stitch at a Time

Karen Lozner fell in love with fashion at a young age. As a child, she made dresses for her Barbie dolls using her grandmother’s vintage sheets, and jeans from the hem of her own. Growing up in Manhattan, her taste was shaped by what women…

The Best NJ Fashion Camps for Aspiring Designers BestofNJ.com

If your child aspires to be the next Rachel Roy or Zac Posen, there’s an awesome summer camp out there perfect for budding fashionistas. Karen’s School of Fashion (KSOF) is offering a fun and creative fashion camp for kids and teens with an…

Local kids design future fashion at Karen’s Asbury Park Press

MARLBORO – In five years, Karen Lozner went from teaching a fashion class to owning her own school of fashion. Karen’s School of Fashion has grown to around 200 students and three locations in Marlboro, Fair Haven and Soho in…

Ask the Expert…Talking with Karen E. Lozner

Karen E. Lozner of karencouture.com is the founder/instructor of Karen’s School of Fashion. She graduated from the fashion institute of Technology in New York City and majored in Fashion Design and Production Management. She has worked…

Trendsetters: NJ kids express themselves through fashion

If you want to get ahead — years ahead — of the latest fashion trends, the Future Fashionistas show is a pretty good place to start. The designers at this show don’t have fancy studios in New York. They don’t have internationally recognized…