Designer Bio // Visionary designer, AUTUMNLIN KIETPONGLERT, known for her labels, AUTUMNLIN ATELIER (haute couture) and HEARTLESS REVIVAL (ready-to-wear), made her mark on the world of fashion with her one-of-a-kind zipper pieces. AUTUMNLIN, one of the top 3 finalist on Bravo's Styled to Rock; where she was hand picked by Rihanna to be mentored by Celebrity Stylist Mel Ottenberg, Supermodel Erin Wasson and Grammy Award Winning Singer/Producer Pharrell Williams.
AUTUMNLIN was the winner of the RAW ARTIST "Fashion Designer of the Year" Award and a Designer-in-Residence in the Philadelphia Fashion Incubator in 2012. AUTUMNLIN has had the honor of showing at RAW Hollywood, Philadelphia Fashion Week and Couture Fashion Week NYC. In addition, her one-of-a-kind YKK Zipper Dress was featured at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week NYC and the San Francisco MOMA. She has been published in VOGUE.IT, MARIE CLAIRE, ZINK, QVEST, HIGHLIGHTS AND CULTURE MAGAZINE. AUTUMNLIN has had her creations worn by artists and celebrities; including Kylie Minogue, Nervo, The Band Perry, Megan Massacre (NY INK) and most recently featured as the primary look in CHER's music video for her #1 dance single, "Woman's World".
AUTUMNLIN holds a Master's Degree in Fashion Design from Drexel University and a BFA from The University of the Arts in Fibers. She took her first fashion class in Florence Italy, where she was initially inspired to pursue fashion design. She learned couture corset draping in Paris France as well as attending courses at Parsons and FIT. Additionally, she spent three years studying, exhibiting and conserving the master work of legendary designers such as, the father of Haute Couture, Charles Fredrick Worth.
AUTUMNLIN sample size is approximately size 0/2 or 2/4: Bust 32/33- waist 24/25- hip 34/35 for models 5'9"-5'11" (without shoes).