Thanks for coming by and checking out my portfolio. If you've got questions about anything feel free to let me know. Otherwise I hope you enjoy browsing around and would like to take a moment to remind you to check out my journal as well.


This is the meat and potatoes of my portfolio where you'll find everything from completed collections to concepts and sketches


Photos and flyers from fashion shows that I've been involved in over the years.


This section contains newspaper and magazine articles and anything else you might classify as hype.

what's this?

You are currently browsing the portfolio of Katherine Gerdes, yup that Katherine Gerdes, a fashion designer, snowboarder, and all around creative kid currently living in Minneapolis, MN. If you want to find out more about me head on over and check out my journal or my bio, or if you're really interested you can read my resume

it's that simple ...

I believe that fashion should be fun, creative, and above all else, comfortable. Whether it be casual, everyday clothes or a special one time evening gown, it should feel good. If the person wearing it is not comfortable, it defeats the purpose. And if it feels good, you'll look good. It's that simple.

... and i love it!