Fashion Expert Speaker
LabelHorde Founder, Angela Johnson will speak to your organization or school about the fashion industry. In addition to her Fashion Design and industry experience, Angela also has a degree in Speech Communication.. You can hire Angela for up to 5 hours including travel time for $200 to come and speak about the fashion industry in general, apparel manufacturing, LabelHorde or to speak about her own personal experience in fashion. $50 for each additional hour beyond due upon completion of speaking engagement. Go to www.AngelaJohnsonDesigns.com for more info about Angela.
Angela Johnson is an award winning, eco-friendly clothing designer with nearly 20 years of experience in the fashion industry as a Designer, Production Manager, Instructor, Consultant and industry insider. She is best known for creating tailored ball gowns and other keepsake garments from “thrifted” and recycled T-shirts. Angela's clothing is sold online at www.AngelaJohnsonDesigns.com.
Angela got her start in L.A. working in design and production for X-Large Manufacturing, the line owned by Mike Diamond of the Beastie Boys and X-Girl, the line owned by Kim Gordon of Sonic Youth. In the mid 1990’s she co-owned Monkeywench, a board sports inspired collection with actress Christie Clark.
Today, she upcycles an award-winning collection of garments made from T-shirts. She has won numerous awards including Fashion Group International of Arizona’s Rising Star in 2004, Artist of the Year by the Scottsdale Cultural Council’s Chairman’s Committee in 2005, Best Local Fashion Designer by Arizona Foothills 2010-2014, and Chicest Local Designer by 944 Magazine in 2007.
She is the founder of LabelHorde: AZ’s Hautest Fashion Directory, teaches fashion classes at local colleges and offers fashion business consultation services. She has been featured in countless books, magazines and television/internet programs. She is also the Regional Director of Fashion Group International of Arizona for 2014-2016.