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Yvie Oddly’s RPDR Finale Gown
On May 30th, 2019, Denver-based drag queen Yvie Oddly earned the crown on the Rupaul’s Drag Race season 11 finale episode on VH1. Yvie worked with Kristi and headpiece designer Darrell Thorne to create her final lip synch and crowning gown.
BUST Magazine Feature
BUST Magazine featured a story about Daily Show comedian Dulce Sloan in the March/April print issue. Kristi co-styled this shoot with celebrity stylist Kat Eves, as well designed one of the featured looks.
Her Universe Fashion Show at San Diego Comic Con
Kristi won the Audience Choice award for her Aliens inspired look on July 18, 2018 at the Her Universe Fashion Show at the San Diego Comic Con. She will be working with Hot Topic, Her Universe, and Ashley Eckstein on a collection based on the upcoming Avengers movie in the spring of 2019. Check out features in Rolling Stone, TV Guide, the official SDCC Blog, The Wookiee Gunner, Women Write about Comics, and The Fangirl Blog, among others.
Design for Disability FIT Women’s Wear Finalist
In May 2017, Kristi created custom looks for three disabled women in the New York community as the Fashion Institute of Technology’s Women’s Wear Finalist for the Design for Disability Gala hosted by the Cerebral Palsy Foundation.
Her Universe Geek Couture Finalist 2017
Kristi was a top 25 finalist in the 2016 Her Universe Geek Couture competition at San Diego Comic Con, and featured a disabled model on the runway to promote diversity in fashion. Her design was inspired by Netflix’s Stranger Things and was featured in the official Her Universe blog, The Mary Sue, Women Write About Comics, among others.