from South Carolina, designer Ambriel Floyd has lived in New York for
the last 10 years. She originally moved to New York to pursue a career
in costume design.
as a stylist and studying print-making on the side, she decided to pursue
her own design visions in the context of fashion.
her line in 2001 by creating one-of-a-kind
pieces for Seven New York. The business has since grown to include
two complete accessories collections a year, a line of hand-printed
and hand-dyed t-shirts, and a limited production of ready-to-wear pieces.
a finalist in the GenArt Styles
2003 Design Competition for her ready-to-wear designs. Her accessories
and t-shirt collections have been sold in prestigious stores around
the world, including Barney´s New York, Shine Hong Kong, United
Arrows Japan, and Changes Japan.