About the Founder
Andrea Rose®—award-winning inventor, acclaimed fashion designer, lecturer, artist, and writer—is truly a Renaissance woman. Andrea Rose® was born in Philadelphia and is a cum laude graduate of the University of Pennsylvania. She first studied fashion at Parsons School of Design and later in Italy. After an apprenticeship with Halston, she struck out on her own to create her individual fashion statement. As a fashion designer on Seventh Avenue, Andrea Rose® found a sophisticated clientele worldwide with a couture collection that depicted her philosophy of timeless elegance.
After working as a fashion designer on Seventh Avenue for twenty-five years, Andrea Rose® began inventing and was the recipient of the "Female Inventor of the Year" award for her famous online shopping patent that was originally licensed to My Virtual Model, whose clientele included such notable e-retailers as Lands' End, Sears, and H&M, to name a few. Her patented system enables shoppers to build their virtual model, try on clothes, and receive size and fit information, as well as a private fashion consultation based on their body type.
Andrea Rose® has also created the patented Stylefitter® Pocketbook Fashion Advisor System™ to help empower women to discover their unique body type and learn what to wear and what not to wear. Andrea Rose® has written several fashion self-help books, including Secrets of a Fashion Designer: How To Become Your Own Fashion Consultant©, 100 Quick Fashion Tips©, and 24 Hours of Accessorizing©. Andrea Rose® has also appeared on national television and has been featured in newspapers and magazines worldwide.
Andrea Rose's event "A Closet Full of Clothes with Nothing to Wear™" brings women together to learn the facts behind the mystique of Seventh Avenue. Most recently she has entered the world of beauty with her innovative line of hair, nail, and skin products. Andrea's mission is to use her insider knowledge to help women "Become a Star in Their Own Life™ and take control of their fashion and beauty choices.