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consultant , Apparel designer

Freddie E. Thomas, American apparel designer, consultant. Guest designer Bronner Brothers Show, Atlanta, 1990; secretary Black on Black 2000, East Cleveland, 2001; Member of International Fashion Association (executive director, president 1994).

Background

Thomas, Freddie E. was born on January 6, 1954 in Cleveland. Son of Charles Eugene Edwards and Ruth Elma Thomas.

Education

Student, Cuyahoga Community College, 1975.

Career

Fashion show producer Cosmic Generation, Cleveland, 1967—1969, Plooki Fashions, Cleveland, 1970—1974, fashion designer, 1975—1980, fashion commentator, 1980—1984. Fashion sales representative Fashionfest Enterprises, 1985—1987. Promotion/public relations director Duo Star Productions, 1986—1989.

Executive director Cleveland Fashion Guild, since 1988. Guest designer Josephine Holmes Foundation, Cincinnati, 1985. Chief designer Liz Fashions, Atlanta, 1990.

Fashion consultant Plooki: The Enterprise, Cleveland, since 1996. Business consultant Servicemax & Associates, East Cleveland, Ohio.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Theofashion: True Mode of Dress & Deportment, 2002. Editor: (magazine) Plooki: The Magazine, 2002.

Membership

Guest designer Bronner Brothers Show, Atlanta, 1990. Secretary Black on Black 2000, East Cleveland, 2001. Member of International Fashion Association (executive director, president 1994).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Cooking, music.

Connections

Married Angela Maria Elom, June 12, 1976. Children: Sharron, Angela, Freddie Junior.

father:
Charles Eugene Edwards

mother:
Ruth Elma Thomas

spouse:
Angela Maria Elom

children:
Sharron Thomas

Angela Thomas

Freddie Junior Thomas