TITLE

Samples find new life in apparel line

AUTHOR(S)
McIntosh, Jay
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;12/15/2008, Vol. 33 Issue 15, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the life and works of design showroom sales associate Lyn Rafe-Lawyer in Hollywood, Florida. The author stated that the new line of jackets created by Rafe-Lawyer has been motivated from samples of colorful and comfortable velvets. In addition, Rafe-Lawyer has also authored a book charting a 100-year saga of British and American life called "Keep Your Pecker Up."
ACCESSION #
35772075

 

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