Professional: Owner/Designer of “by SMITH,” Production/Sales Team is based in New York City, Smith is relocating to New Orleans
Hometown: Pensacola, FL
Education: Graduate of The University of Alabama’s Apparel Design program (2009‹Apparel and Textile Design)
Personal: Husband, Harris Diano, Commercial Voiceover Actor from New Orleans
Emphasis on Made in America Movement, high-quality European fabrics for an obtainable price point and customizing prints.
Fashion Inspirations: Great-grandmother and Art Deco Architecture
Fashion Mission Statement (Smith’s own): Never give up, and take one day at a time.
Fashion Icons she admires: Grace Kelly, Jackie O, Kate Middleton, and Anna Wintour