“Top ten undiscovered designers on the rise”
“one of the best lines to come out of Los Angeles in ages”
“Whitley Kros is a gossip girl favorite. The entire idea is a slam dunk, really!”
“Hollywood has taken a shine to the designs”
“indie pop fashion to their own beat”
“everything a girl could need for spring, unfussy and effortlessly cool”
“looked comfortable and cool, if not groundbreaking”
“a delightful mix of colorful, easy to wear pieceswith just enough edge”
Whitley Kros was formed in October 2007 by Sophia Coloma and business partner, Marissa Ribisi (twin sister of Giovanni Ribisi and wife of Beck). Whitley Kros is a fictional character, created as the muse and namesake of the brand.
Whitley kros is Art and music inspired casual wear for the urban girl Whitley Kros has been featured in Vogue, Elle, Vogue UK, Style.com, Nylon, Vogue Japan, and Vogue Australia. Television features include E! News, The Daily 10, Fox News and MTVâ€™ s phenomenon The Hills. Whitley Kros was the Mercedes-Benz sponsored and featured show at LA Fashion Week Spring/Summer 09. Sophia and Marissa were honored as featured designers during fashion week events, and were semi-finalists for the Ecco Domani Fashion Fund Award. Some of the many celebrities who wear Whitley Kros include Kate Hudson, Drew Barrymore, Blake Lively, Talyor Swift, Liv Tyler, Katy Perry, Taylor Momsen, Selena Gomez, Courtney Cox and Rachel McAdams.
AWARDS Top ten undiscovered designer on the rise
Semi Finalist 2009
Highlighted designer show los angeles fashion week
Look of the Day: Rock Grunge Glam 1:42 PM, October 22 2009 by Jen Ford
Names: Sophia Banks and Marissa Ribisi Occupation: Co-designers, Whitley Kros Both Wearing: Cardigan, tank, pants, and dress by Whitley Kros; and Isabel Marant shoes (an unplanned match!) Favorite Stores: Satine, Opening Ceremony, and Creatures of Comfort On Sophia's Shopping List: Rag & Bone motorcycle boots On Marissa's Shopping List: Golden Goose Riding Boots and a Pade Vavra shark tooth necklace Check out more great outfits in our Look of the Day archive!
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Thursday, October 01, 2009
Christina Aguilera In Whitley Kros Zebra Tee Christina Aguilera spotted out with son Max leaving Toscana restaurant in Hollywood last week wearing the Whitley Kros Zebra Tee. The tee retails for $64 and available at whitleykros.com.
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