A Sheridan College Fashion Arts Alumni, Deanna has been active in the Canadian Fashion Industry for over thirty years.
Her vast experience includes ladies' and men's fashion design and manufacturing with some of Canada's most well known retailers, including Danier Leather, Cotton Ginny, Northern Reflections, Addition Elle, and Lindor stores. She has also worked with American retail clients, most notably Victoria's Secret stores in New York.
Deanna's design talents have also been called upon for television, music video and corporate clientele. Sylvia Tyson's all female group "Quartette", the television series "La Femme Nikita", and the Canadian representatives attending the World Nurses Association 2005 Conference in Taiwan are just a few of her clients she has enjoyed working with. In 2009, Deanna was commissioned to design and sample a ladies' golf and sportswear collection for a charity dinner and fashion show event held in Ottawa, benefitting women living with Cystic Fibrosis.
In addition, Deanna's styles have been featured across Canada in The National Post, and locally in Ottawa City Woman Magazine, Le Droit, The Ottawa Citizen and on the Friday Fashion Segment of the Ottawa CTV Morning Show.
Deanna has enjoyed success with her ready to wear collection, selling well in various Eastern and Southern Ontario better ladies' wear boutiques. She continues to design for her private clientele, who prefer that customized, one of a kind, perfectly-styled and fitted ensemble that only Deanna can deliver.
Her classic sense of style and commitment to perfection has been successfully received, and very sought after, in the lovely world of bridal fashion. Be it a one of a kind custom gown, a vintage restyling, or alterations on your dream gown, Deanna is fully trusted, and recommended, by dozens of brides, their bridal parties, and the most highly reputable bridal salons in the Ottawa area and now the GTA.
With much excitement, Deanna has returned to her garment trade roots in one of Canada’s hotbeds of fashion, the Greater Toronto Area. You can book an appointment to visit with Deanna at her studio/boutique location in Oakville. Shop from her ready to wear collection, or treat yourself to your own customized, one of a kind, perfectly styled and fitted ensemble. And of course, bridal, evening, and better ladies’ wear alterations.
Her trademark of "Beautiful, Classic and Enduring Fashions for the Cosmopolitan Woman" continues...
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