Brandon Maxwell

Project Runway Judge Brandon Maxwell Named Creative Director for Walmart Fashion Lines

Walmart is going high fashion with its latest partnership.   The Bentonville retailer has hired fashion designer Brandon Maxwell to serve as the creative director for its new exclusive fashion lines, Free Assembly and Scoop. Part of Walmart’s private brand apparel division, these clothing lines are aimed at providing “quality, on-trend and accessible fashion” to…

Made in Arkansas: Emily Letkiewicz

Through all the challenges and uncertainties the pandemic brought one year ago this month, quarantine doubled as both a box from the outside world and freedom for introspection. Emily Letkiewicz used the seemingly endless months of quarantine to perfect skills, and she found a sense of peace along the way.   “I started sewing when…