Michigan native Aarika Lauryn has established a well-known reputation for her style and art direction. Specializing in anything from advertising, lookbooks, editorials, runway and video, Aarika continually strives to exceed client expectations. No brief is ever too challenging! Shooting both in the studio and on location, she has the ability to create what can only be considered as art. Working as a freelance and signed artist with Factor Chosen, she serves as lead stylist for a variety of media publications and campaigns. Infusing both classic & modern styles and creating unique, made to order pieces provides a personalized statement with each project. Working on projects for clients such as the 900 Shops of Chicago, Cintas, GRAMMAR and The Lip Bar, she is keen to creating styles for both commercial and e-commerce media. In addition, her studies at the London College of Style projected her editorial skills and global vision on the industry. She has featured work in fashion editorials for Elegant, Streets, CANDID, A Book of, Adon and assisting celebrity stylist on editorials for Hunger, Grazia UK and LOVE Magazine. She has gained extensive product and design knowledge working backstage at multiple seasons of New York Fashion Week and London Fashion Week for designers such as Marchesa, Oscar de la Renta, Julien Macdonald, Disigual, Diesel Black Gold and many more!