The Observer

Cleveland’s all-star designer

A Valerie Mayen look from Project Runway All Stars made from EMT supplies.

Kelsey Holmberg, Contributing Reporter

April 1, 2016

Most designers would be caught completely off guard by a task like making a garment entirely out of cotton swabs, bandages, safety towels and a thermometer wrapper. But for Valerie Mayen, it’s no problem. “I love working with unconventional material,” says Mayen. “If you have the same canvas...

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