Colorado Creatives

Another 100 Colorado Creatives: Stephanie Ohnmacht

#94: Stephanie Ohnmacht Stephanie Ohnmacht has been sewing since she was seven; as a youngster involved in 4-H, she raised sheep and used her prize money to buy fabric. By the time she was twelve, she was already a self-made businesswoman, who had moved on to winning ribbons for the clothes she made. In the present, Ohnmacht designs for her own Stephanie O. label, works behind the scenes helping to pull together Denver's new Fashion Design Center and even did a stint as a contender on Lifetime's Project Runway: Under the Gunn series. A bright star in the local fashion design community, Ohnmacht answered her 100CC questionnaire with the same precision she uses when stitching up a new line. Her replies follow.

See also: 100 Colorado Creatives: Paul Moschell

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