Fashion School News Alumni Spotlight: 2005 Fashion and Knitwear Graduate Jamie Mihlrad joins Kate Spade

Jamie Mihlrad has accepted a position at Kate Spade in New York.

A 2005 MFA Fashion and Knitwear Design Graduate, she was selected by Guest of Honor Carla Sozzani to work in Milan. Jamie was the sole designer responsible for the signature 10 Corso Como line of apparel and products, including collaborative projects with MAC, Converse, Diesel Jeans and Mackintosh of London. For a year, she designed the private label line as well as the signature cashmere sweaters, trenchcoats, handbags and various other apparel and products under the direction of Sozzani.

Returning to New York, Jamie became an associate designer for L.A.M.B collection, under the creative direction of Gwen Stefani.

Jamie Mihlrad
A look from her May 2005 runway collection. Photo by Randy Brooke.

Jamie, along with Sara Shepherd and Rhice Mannelli Brewer, showed her collection under the tents in Bryant Park during Olympus Fashion Week in September 2005. Photos by Randy Brooke.

Congrats Jamie!