Style Summit Spotlight: Kiya Tomlin

(Image Credit: Trib Total Media)

(Image Credit: Trib Total Media)

"When you have something that fits well, it's something that never goes out of style."
Kiya Tomlin

We couldn't be more excited to feature the talented, creative, inspirational, and stunning Kiya Tomlin—our final spotlight of the Style Summit series.

Kiya is the quintessential woman entrepreneur, specializing in creating one-of-a-kind dresses for women, teens, and children on any budget. Which, she manages to balance with raising her three beautiful children.

Come to the Style Summit this Saturday (October 13th from 1-4pm) and learn from one of the best in the Burgh. Who knows, she may even tell you a story or two about her husband.


Name: Kiya Tomlin
Job Title: Fashion Designer, Mother

Introduce yourself and your business as if you were speaking from the cockpit.
Hi, my name is Kiya Tomlin and my business is making women look fabulous. I am a women's wear designer who specializes in tailoring my designs to fit your body.

How do you show your personality through your style? How does your style relate to your business?
My business is all about expressing your personal style. Women can work with me to create the vision of their personal style. I show my personality through fun and unique clothing that shows off my creativity, my fashion fearlessness and my skills.

If you could name a nail polish color after yourself or your business, what would it be?
Everyday couture

Not all flights are smooth. Tell us about how you handle turbulence in your business.
I take a deep breath and remind myself that every experience is an opportunity to learn and improve. And that is my goal, to bring it on!

Who is the wind beneath your wings?
My husband, my sister and my mom.

Advice to other women as they navigate the business world?
Jump in. You can only be wrong if you don't make moves to live your dream.