Deborah has capitalized on her experience in fine arts and fashion to create custom backdrops and sets for the fashion industry's leading clients: Neiman Marcus, Saks, Nordstrom, Bloomingdales, Vogue, and Harpers Bazaar. She has worked with numerous photographers, including Ruven Afanador, Greg Kadel, Steven Meisel, Giles BenSimon, Diego Uchitel, Patrick DeMarchelier, Michael Dwornik, and Palma Kolansky.
Deborah grew up in New York in the fashion industry. Her father manufactured clothing for designers Isaac Mizrahi, Donna Karan, Anne Klein, and Mary McFadden - and her family manufactured blouses and feather garments for over fifty years.
"She's a genius at achieving exactly the look I'm after. Her original and beautiful work offers photographers and art directors everything they need to produce their finest pictures - whether it's catalogue, editorial, or advertising." - Palma Kolansky
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Sheer backdrops and custom projects are available through Deborah Freedman.