FEMMY UPDATE - ROSLYN HARTE
Roslyn joined the Underfashion Club in 1969, when it was an organization for women only and the membership was less than 30.
received a lifetime achievement Femmy in 1997.
Past officer, board member, co-chair of the program committee, and an active participant of the SAIG
Born on the Lower East side, as were both of her
parents; growing up and studying design at a Brooklyn high school (tough Brooklyn girl).
birthday is October 31, 1924, our Halloween witch.
Roslyn graduated in 1941, and worked at Vogue magazine until 1946, when she answered an ad in WWD and came into the industry as a designer of Lady Duff Trousseau Lingerie.
own contract studio in April of 1954 (60th anniversary coming up).
Started the studio as Roslyn Harte Lingerie Originals, limiting to 3 non-competitive clients at one time.
is very involved in the Intimate Apparel Square Club HUG awards, benefiting the pediatrics of RUSK NYU Medical Center
The Underfashion Club will salute Roslyn Harte, President of Lances Harte, Inc. with a special President's Award at the 2014 Femmy Gala.
, who is celebrating 60+ years in the intimate apparel industry, and her
90th birthday year!
has been a dedicated mentor to hundreds of IA professionals and impacted the careers of thousands.