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Emily Ryan Stark is an independent designer located in Portland, Oregon. She has been designing custom and retail pieces since 2001, and she has participated in many fashion shows over the years. Currently, Ryan produces two small collections per year as well as custom one-of-a-kind pieces. Ryan loves modern sculptural designs that explore texture and shape, as well as artistic, comfortable, and cozy designs. She is continually inspired by 1920′s couture, science fiction, and Japanese and Scandanavian fashions.