About

Krystell Barraza. Designer.

Krystell Barraza, a young American designer, is a recent graduate from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

Throughout her studies she has traveled to Iceland, France, the U.K. and Germany to find inspiration and gain experience in the fashion industry abroad. She has interned with Sorcha O'Raghallaigh and taken courses at London’s Hand & Lock, the premier embroidery house for the British Royal Family and at Ecole Lesage in Paris, France.

Each collection draws inspiration from her real and imaginary travels, music, unique landscapes and film. 

PRESS & PUBLICATIONS

Rion Magazine • Huf Magazine • Pump Magazine • The Editorial QC • Naperville Magazine • Heaven Has Heels • The Cool Hour • LADYGUNN • Cake Mag • JUTE Magazine • KNEON Magazine • Suspend Magazine • whimmagazine.com • teethmag.net • i-D.vice.com • carolinastylemag.com • Elléments Magazine • EnVie Magazine 

PRESENTATIONS

September 2014 - CFG Style Week (Day 2). Charlotte, NC
August 2015 - Fuchsbau Festival, in collaboration with London's 'The Avenue Collective'. Hannover, Germany
April 2016 - The National Arts Program Johns Hopkins Exhibition. Baltimore, MD