Jana Platina Phipps

High Point Style Spotters Spring 2022

Jana is a New York-based textile/trimmings entrepreneur known for her expertise in fabrication techniques for decor. As the “Trim Queen,” Jana uses her blogging and social media acumen to educate and inspire the design community as she champions embellishment, craftsmanship, and innovation. Her maker and marketing workshops, brand collaborations, and industry influence have built a role for her as a global consultant and ambassador of creativity from New York to Venice where she leads design tours. Mentoring is important to the TrimQueen and she is active via SCORE, WithIt, and the Young Textile Professionals. She is a sought- after speaker and connector and embodies how embellishment is a form of creative self-expression and powerful design tool.