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The New Norm In Fashion

Bloom Beauty Collective is bringing awareness to the new norm in the fashion industry. There has been a noticeable change in the industry since Covid-19 hit in March, but change had been gradually occurring in the industry even before. A variety of factors have contributed to this change: fast-paced production, sustainability factors, and changes to seasonal distribution.

“The New Norm in Fashion” will consist of a panel to add insight to these changes, their impact, and to highlight where the NW stands in the industry today. Panelists will be asked to answer the most important question, are we able to meet consumers where they are?

Bloom Beauty Collective welcomes these amazing creative professionals to The New Norm In Fashion:

Sharon Blair - Designer and founder of Portland Fashion Institution

Patrick Riviera - Independent Designer / Athletic and Outdoor Apparel Designer

Caileigh “Cee” Gale - Creative Director

Eden Dawn - Journalist and Fashion Editior of Portland Monthly

Shoshanna Rahming - MERUÜ MILLER - Upcoming Independent Designer

Tony Iyke - Designer, Bespoke Tailor and Owner of Designs by Thor

Jocelyn Rice - Athletic and Outdoor Apparel Designer; and Founder of Black Earth United

This Festival Event has ended.


Friday, August 7, 2020 from 7:00pm to 8:30pm


Virtual Event



We see the value in providing equal opportunities for BIPOC. We are made of incredible creative business individuals, entrepreneurs, artists and designers. We believe that everyone has what it takes to live the life they want to pursue; it’s just a matter of getting that life-changing opportunity! That’s where BLOOM comes in.

Bloom Beauty Collective is a production and talent agency that brings together BIPOC creative entrepreneurs to curate media events, educational programs and workshops in the arts, beauty and fashion industry. While cultivating and encouraging living a holistic lifestyle through fitness, nutrition and mental awareness. Our goal is to amplify BPIOC voices and highlight our collective of creative entrepreneurs that gives back to the community through mentoring our underprivileged youth in the community and help our next generation of creative entrepreneurs to innovate, evolve, and excel! - Bloom By Design