Southern Belle Magazine May 2013, Issue 1 - Page 61

BF W : L a u re n Le o n a rd Lauren Leonard designs her pieces to achieve the perfect balance of whimsical detailing and sophisticated silhouette. She is redefining the term southern belle with her fanciful custom prints and luxurious fabrications, and is much sought after by girls all the way from New York to Japan. Seen in Lucky, Elle and People magazines, she appeals to everyone, and has celebrity fans such as Taylor Swift and Giuliana Rancic. Her fashions have even been spotted on hit shows Gossip Girl and 90210, leading her to become one of the fastest growing contemporary labels in the fashion industry. 61