Fashion PR News: Mariposa Communications adds Kiel James Patrick to Roster

Mariposa Communications,  a New-York based fashion PR agency headed up by Liz Anthony, has announced representation of New England prep accessories brand Kiel James Patrick (also the name of the designer). Kiel’s long-time girlfriend, Sarah Vickers, is the brains behind their women’s accessories and author of “Classy Girls Wear Pearls,” a style blog with a loyal following.

Based in Rhode Island, the classic prints and fabrics have us dreaming about prep-school, boat shoes, lighthouses and fisherman sweaters. The brand’s nautical bracelets, headbands neckties and belts are inspired by old family tartans, regimental stripes and high quality woven goods.  Everything is made locally and as the brand grows, KJP is committed to supporting local businesses and providing US jobs.

Mariposa will be handling KJP’s US PR campaign.

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Known as the “fashion publicist’s most powerful accessory,” (San Diego Union-Tribune) and the “West Coast ‘It’ girl of fashion PR,” (YFS Magazine) Crosby Noricks put fashion public relations on the digital map when she launched PR Couture in 2006. She is the author of Ready to Launch: The PR Couture Guide to Breaking into Fashion PR, available on Amazon. Crosby spends her time managing PR Couture and mentoring fashion publicists through PRISM and Instappable, as well as the biannual NYC workshop, Fashion PR Confidential. Occasionally, she opens up limited consulting spots for emerging brands through her signature offering, The Brand Elixir.