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designer , manufacturer

Marsha Harriet Akins, American designer, manufacturer. Recipient Coty Fashion Critics award, 1977, Cutty Sark award, 1983.

Background

Akins, Marsha Harriet was born on November 13, 1945 in New York City. Daughter of Tovya Moldavsky and Shirley (Bendett) Lipson.

Education

Student, University Illinois, 1963—1965. Student, Bernard Baruch College, 1968—1970. Student, Fashion Institute of Technology, New York City, 1971—1974.

Career

Founder, president, designer Makins Hats Ltd., New York City, since 1974.

Connections

1 child Cody Shaka Campbell.

father:
Tovya Moldavsky Lipson

mother:
Shirley (Bendett) Lipson

child:
Cody Shaka Campbell Akins