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Suzanne Jaberg

"I'm a science geek and love anything to do with astrophysics, microbiology, even mathematics. I also happen to love pretty things. I'm not really sure how I ended up as a designer instead of an astronaut... I followed opportunity, I suppose."


Suzanne Jaberg, or Suzabelle, as her parents call her, grew up in British Columbia where she worked towards a BA in Biological Sciences, intending to continue on the road to medical school. While studying physics and biochemistry, she was continuously drawn to imaginative side projects from large-scale paintings to graphic design and classical music composition.

Upon relocating to Seattle, she soon found herself surrounded by a flourishing art and music scene and was swiftly swept up in the DIY movement of the late 90's, re-tailoring vintage dresses to create high-end one-of-a-kind eveningwear for friends. Working with these incredibly constructed vintage pieces, Suzanne developed a penchant for complex tailored details and vintage influences that continue to inspire her designs today. Suzabelle was founded in the spring of 2005 by Canadian-born designer, Suzanne Jaberg. Now based in Seattle, Washington, the company has developed from a small creative project into a popular and elegant line found in about 80 exclusive boutiques across the US and Canada.

Designer Facts:
The one thing in my closet I would never get rid of is the perfect fitting dress pants. I have a pair that I bought in Paris years ago. They're worn out but I'm keeping them because I want to copy the pattern and make 10 pairs in different fabrics.

 

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I love Miss Ross aka The BOSS! She has so much class and grace not like some of the artists today.
Yes Cuz, you look great. Please send me some workout tips!
Wow. Moniette, you are in amazing shape! You must live in the gym!
What is everyone wearing for the 4th of July? I have a couple of options. I will post because I can't decide which one to wear. I will create of couple of outfits hopefully you all will tell me which you like.

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