April 24, 2013 by thejourneyual
London College of Fashion
Pyramid Clutch, 2010
Carmen Clutch, 2013
Maya Stewart’s professional experience includes working at leading brands such as Jill Milan, Judith Leiber and Matthew Williamson. Her designs have been featured in Vogue, W Magazine, Women’s Wear Daily, US Weekly, WGSN, and carried by Anne Hathaway, Jennifer Lawrence, Eva Longoria, Carrie Underwood, Elizabeth Hurley and Kerry Washington. A graduate of the London College of Fashion, Ms. Stewart’s notable awards include the Professor Jimmy Choo Award, the Lineapelle Young Designers Contest, Student Accessory Designer of the Year, ASOS and London College of Fashion LTD 100 top ten picks. She has also presented her collections at New York and Los Angeles Fashion Week.
As a Native American of Chickasaw, Creek and Choctaw descent, Ms. Stewart’s designs are frequently influenced by the geometric designs of Southeastern tribes. To these designs she brings inspiration from her many years spent in London, New York and Los Angeles.