Avery Carter is a passionate and talented young fashion designer whose edgy yet easy-to-wear aesthetic reflects the adventurous spirit of her Colorado origins blended with the urban sophistication she embraced when she adopted the heart of Manhattan as her home in 2008.
A summa cum laude graduate of Syracuse University’s College of Visual and Performing Arts, Avery enhanced her dual degree in fashion design and entrepreneurship with international study at The London College of Fashion. Avery’s professional background includes designing for the luxury athlesuire brand, Juicy Couture, and the contemporary denim brand, Rock & Republic. In contrast, she has also designed for the softer looks of Betsey Johnson, Rebecca Taylor and Sea, and for the youthful brand, Candies. Avery specializes in color and concept development by an informed exploration of the market and innovative translation of trends into fresh and cohesive collections that focus on knit dressing.
Avery’s professional career and educational credentials evidence her solid foundation and continued growth in fashion design and business. Her designs demonstrate her flair for unique yet wearable contemporary fashion and her hands-on design philosophy.
“Fashion, like a spontaneous smile, should be accessible, uncomplicated, and comfortable. I believe that the right clothing should enhance a woman’s ability to look effortlessly sophisticated, feel disarmingly confident, and be uniquely beautiful.”