KatiLin Stone is a sportswear/knitwear designer trained at the Fashion Institute of Technology and at Polimoda, Florence, Italy, where she was mentored by Massimiliano Giornetti, creative director at Salvatore Ferragamo.
Her fashion industry experience includes design internships at Tommy Hilfiger, Lane Bryant, Ohne Titel and Nanette Lepore. KatiLin was also a finalist in the Design for Disability competition sponsored by The Cerebral Palsy Foundation (judged by Thom Browne, Andrew Bolton and Ann Roth), where she designed looks for women with Transverse Myelitis and Cerebral Palsy. Her work has been featured on FOX5 News, Upworthy and Racked.com.
These opportunities have not only sparked her fashion creativity, but have also pushed her even further into a pursuit as a sustainable and body positive fashion designer.