Creative Consultant, Columnist
Cady Childs is a multimedia creator; a writer, a graphic designer, a style consultant, and an event planner living in Durham, N.C. Cady started working with Clarion Content in July of 2011. Cady, along with Publisher, Aaron Mandel, and Lead Photographer, Jessica Blakely, has created and styled the Clarion Content’s Fashion Drive-By project.
She led the Clarion Content’s coordination with and participation in the first annual Durham fashion show, reFASHIONED. She has also helped manage the Clarion Content’s social media presence, event planning and styling, and graphic design. An excellent writer, Cady is a regular contributor and lead Fashion & Style columnist at the Clarion Content.
Cady received a degree in Communications from Appalachian State University, with a minor theater. After graduation, she faced a fast changing media landscape. In a world where diverse creative toolkits flourish, Cady has thrived. She has created a growing portfolio combining multiple outlets and mediums in new and novel ways, connecting visual artists with musicians, designers with restaurants, fashion with architecture and helped a litany of other creative minds enhance their projects. She represents and embraces the new media paradigm.
Cady is also the lead designer and founder of First Edition, her upcycled, refurbished clothing line. She enjoys a good glass of sherry, ankle boots, is a bit of a foodie, and quite a sucker for a decent latte.