Wardrobe Stylist Kimmi Ade began her career in fashion a decade ago studying at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City. While at F.I.T. Kimmi was exposed to the world of fashion public relations and wardrobe styling through internships at Betsey Johnson, Full Picture, Yves Saint Laurent, and former shopping magazine Shop Etc. Upon graduation, with a degree in Marketing Communications, she continued to follow her passion for PR and styling and freelanced for fashion houses Diesel, Roger Vivier, and Sue Stemp.

A few years following, Kimmi joined the PR team for trendsetting jewelry designer R.J. Graziano. During this period, she simultaneously freelanced as a wardrobe stylist. Three years later she headed to Los Angeles to work at fashion PR firms Bollare and In-House PR, as well as diving into styling for vocal artists and celebrities.  After a brief stop in Denver where she founded personal and wardrobe styling company THE EDIT, LLC, Kimmi headed to Chicago in 2016.

Over the past decade Kimmi has developed a sharp eye and passion for wardrobe styling.  Her elegant yet innovative approach to styling can be seen all over the world in publications including: And Men, Cake, The Dapifer, Dreamingless, ELLE Accessories, ELLE Bulgaria, Ellements, FGUK, L’Officiel Lithuania, Lucy’s, JUTE, Revista Verzus, Splash, 12 Magazine, and Vulkan.

Clients include: Ann Taylor Loft, Europa Eyewear, Fashion Fair, Fruit of the Loom, Gildan, Graziela Gems, Holly & Tanager, Kmart, Nike, PrimaDonna, Sears, Via Spiga, and Wilson Sports.