Believe it or not, Cleveland is home to one of the grooviest fashionistas around. Valerie Mayen, a contestant on season eight of Project Runway, has chosen to base Yellowcake, her couture design business, right here on the rough-and-tumble North Coast.
How cool is that?
I recently sat down with Val in her funky warehouse studio and chatted her up for Fresh Water. Hop on over and get the skinny on why this hipster chose to settle in Cleveland, where to find the best local desserts, and what to wear when hobnobbing with the likes of Tim Gunn and Heidi Klum.
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