Paula Darnell


Paula Darnell is a writer, jewelry designer, and teacher in Las Vegas - a great place to shop for petite clothing and accessories.

Paula is also a fan of vintage fashion and has written a book about fashion history, Victorian to Vamp: Women's Clothing 1900-1929.


Many years of teaching experiences, including teaching fashion design, writing, and jewelry-making classes. And decades of experience in fashion, including bridal, vintage, and jewelry specialties.


B.A. in English from the University of Iowa and M.A. in English from the University of Nevada, Reno, with an emphasis in writing.

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