Oregon Art Beat

Fashion Designer Anna Cohen

Clip: Season 15 Episode 1504 | 8m 40s

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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