Oregon Art Beat

Fashion Designer Anna Cohen

Clip: Season 15 Episode 1504 | 8m 40s Video has closed captioning.

By the age of 25, Portland fashion designer Anna Cohen had already “made it” as an international fashion designer in Italy. That’s when Anna had an epiphany – she needed to translate the sustainability ethic she’d grown up with Oregon to the fashion industry. Her collection of Oregon-grown apparel featured in the 2009 Portland Fashion Week, were all made with locally produced woolens and yarns.

Aired: 10/31/13

Rating: TV-G

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