Kara’s recent work includes styling for local and high-end designers, national commercials, fashion and lifestyle magazines, music videos, celebrities and non-profits.
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Wardrobe stylist & fashion consultant for editorial, commercial, web, television & film.
No two shoots are alike. Each project requires a custom approach, with an emphasis on a proven process, to achieve the highest quality results.
Wardrobe stylist for brands such as Elle Magazine, Oxygen Network, & InStyle and fashion consultant for the likes of Julia Roberts, Loraine Bracco & Philip Seymour Hoffman.
Worked with the stars of Rock Of Ages for their dance segment on a special episode of DWTS
Editorial mens photo shoot in Joshua Tree National Park with an updated Western theme
Worked on wardrobe and costumes every week for American Idol Ford music videos. Each week consisted of a different theme with the remaining contestants and it was our job to put together outfits and help dress the idols.
Personal shopper and wardrobe stylist for musical guest Joe Nichols and band mates, working directly with Joe, his band and publicists to review wardrobe choices and select the best outfit for his performance.
Shopping for clothing and looks to fit each photo shoot and match the Nationwide brand using creative direction from a “deck” of mood boards and visual descriptions.
Dressed model for the LG steam washer/dryer commercial shoot in Brooklyn, NY.
Lead stylist for The Limited e-commerce photo shoots.
Shopper for seasonal look books and stylist for photo shoots in Dallas, Texas home office. Helped lead New York City team for American Living line by Ralph Lauren.
Dressed women for an editorial piece entitled, “What Should I Wear?”
Personal shopper for Bad Girls Club and LA Style promotional commercials on Oxygen, working from inspiration & mood boards to locate clothing that best suited the look and feel of the director’s vision.
Shopped for clothing that Julia Roberts would wear to an event hosted by Elle Magazine honoring the actress.
Wardrobe and prop selection to fit the brand image that The Ohio State University wanted to achieve in photo shoots for the maternity wing of their hospital, as well as their advertisements for various OSU departments.
“Kara is a dream to work with. She is truly an expert in her field. She consistently executes wardrobe on each shoot I work with her to a high level of client satisfaction. Kara is incredibly organized and a go-to stylist for my company’s needs.”
-Kate Hare, Producer at Nationwide Insurance
“Kara is fantastic to work with for our fashion styling needs! She has great attention to detail and can grasp a concept and direction quickly. Kara is very flexible and always willing to jump in with a new idea. She also has a great sense of style; we have a wide range of customers but she does a great job making sure everything always looks very fashionable. I would highly recommend her!”
- Abby Greene, Senior Brand Marketing Specialist at DSW
“I had a great experience working with Kara. Her work as a stylist helped us to improve the product photography on our website, and our business results reflect very well on her skills. In addition to being very creative and hard-working, Kara is an absolute pleasure to work with. She consistently comes up with new ideas, takes feedback seriously, and makes a concerted effort to put it into practice. I would recommend her without hesitation.”
- Brian Seewald, Director of eCommerce Operations at DSW