THE INTERSECTION OF ART + FASHION

Aceani Michelle Brands focuses on exploring the balance between experimental and practical design. Standing at the intersection of art and fashion, Aceani Michelle Brands tells stories through garments that capsulizes the lessons and experiences we gain throughout our journey of life.

Since 16, Aceani Michelle has cultivated a vast portfolio of experience in the fashion and entertainment industries. Following her formal training in fashion design and merchandising, the Ohio native became a celebrity stylist assistant for clients including  Tracee Ellis RossJanelle MonaeChrishell StauseQueen Naija, and more. She also contributes her talents in costume design on projects like HBO's Emmy-winning "A Black Lady Sketch Show" and ABC's reboot of the family comedy "The Wonder Years" as well as creative campaigns for companies like Cadillac. In addition, Aceani sits on the CFDA's Connects Leadership Committee and is a voting member of the CFDA Guild.