Resume

Professional Summary

Kenyatta has graced the region from Los Angeles to New York. Starting her career at a young age, Kenyatta was selected to showcase her Kae' Couture Swimwear Collection at the 2008 Mercedes Benz New York Fashion Week  International Designer Showcase Runway Show, being the youngest and only contestant from the United States. Kenyatta has also sat on the judging panel of Bahamas Next Top Model which led her to design swimwear for the Miss World Bahamas Pageant in 2009. Throughout her career, she's developed a keen eye for detail, creating original pieces as well as items following established fashion trends. Reshifting her focus in 2010, she has now geared her career toward film, television, and commercials, working with some of the most highly known clientele and networks such as HBO, STARZ, FOX, ABC, The CW, Showtime, and countless more. Kenyatta defines, or re-defines, individual style for high profile clients and those who want to look like them. Outside of specializing in costume designing for featured films and television, she operates a business, which offers a la carte services including: wardrobe styling, personal buying, and image consulting services.

Skills

Character Building  Styling     Image Consulting Services    Illustrating 
Flat Pattern Making 
  Personal Buyer    Fashion Design    Creative Initiatives

Design Experience

Costume Designer 

Block Party 

Branch Out Producions, 2021 Director: Dawn Hawkins

Assistant Costume Designer 

Step Up: High Water Season 3

Straz Network, 2021 Director: Damian Marcano, Dawn Hawkins, Holly Sorensen

Costume Designer 

The Secret She Kept

TV ONE, 2016 Director: Alton Glass

Costume Designer 

Good Grief Suicide Hotline

Stone Carter Media 2015, Director: Sam Carter 

Costume Designer 

Red Room (Short Video) - OffSet 

2019 Director: Aisultan Șeitov

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Education

Atlanta, GA 2009 

Clark Atlanta University 

School of Art and Science B.A. in Fashion Design and Visual Merchandising

Atlanta, GA 2007

Savannah College of Art & Design 

Textiles and Fashion Design-Arch Program