How Brandon Blackwood Went From Neuroscience Main to CFDA Award-Nominated Equipment Designer

In our long-running collection “How I am Making It,” we discuss to folks making a residing within the trend and wonder industries about how they broke in and located success.

“My mother all the time informed me to write down down all of the moments, and I do not do it. I have to.”

Brandon Blackwood is reflecting on what’s nearly been a decade of his namesake model, which formally launched in 2015 however has been within the works since 2013, when he secured the LLC. Finest recognized for his beloved purses, the designer’s capping off a very momentous yr, which noticed his model go much more viral, open a brand new workplace, costume “Abbot Elementary” star Sheryl Lee Ralph on the evening of her first-ever Emmys win and obtain its first-ever CFDA Award nomination for American Accent Designer of the Yr. (Blackwood’s not even performed: Footwear are coming subsequent — and shortly.)

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