Donna took her first position as a bridal consultant at Vera Wang: Maids on Madison, providing fashion consulting and bridal fittings in that popular showroom. She also worked at the Pronovias flagship store in Manhattan as a bridal consultant, providing style consultations for brides, the wedding party and mothers of the bride.
Manager & Stylist
Donna’s experience includes managing a high-end showroom, representing Italy’s Snobby Sheep, known for their women’s high quality cashmere and RODA, a line of menswear and accessories designed by the prestigious Luca Roda. Donna has assisted celebrity wardrobe stylists P.J. Pasqual and Marietta Ciriello on numerous projects. She also worked for Creative Worldwide, designing and developing various Manhattan retail and window displays.
Donna gained untold business acumen as the originator of Blank Suits, a line of custom menswear. This unique brand concentrated on high quality menswear including outerwear, formal wear, shirts and accessories. Each purchase included personal styling by Donna.
organizer & host
In 2012, the first annual Fashion and Florals Symposium was organized and co-hosted by Donna in Cuero, Texas. This successful event was educational and unique because the merchandise was provided only by local vendors. Blank demonstrated to attendees how her styling tips could be recreated using only pieces found locally. The next year the event boasted another successful production under Donna’s leadership.
To focus on helping each client reach their fashion goals regardless of their work environment, body shape, special occasion or budget. She equips her clients with the fashion tools needed to look their best and boost their confidence.
In order to assist her clients in meeting their various style challenges, Donna is always on the cutting edge in the fashion industry. She is known for her winning wardrobe combinations of structure, texture, and pattern. She also has an innate ability to bring together an outfit with minimum effort. With these skills, she performs a wide variety of personal wardrobe stylist tasks, working with individuals, celebrities and corporations. Along with her personal stylist title, Donna is also a wedding consultant and develops and produces fashion shows.
Founder / Stylist
Donna’s Fashion Advice – “Dress for your body and avoid the labels. Most off-the-rack pieces require alterations to acheive a figure-flattering, tailored fit.”