Vernell Washington, CEO of Grand Diva Enterprises, has been in the fashion business for over 30 years. She has designed fur coats, jewelry, and accessories. Vernell is best known for her spectacular “one of a kind hats!” Her hats have won awards from Atlanta to Pennsylvania, London and Nigeria. Every show Vernell does, her hats either win, place or show. She specializes in colorful fedoras, floppy hats, top hats, and fascinators.
In addition to her design work, Vernell produces fashion shows and offers styling services for personal customers. She holds a AAS in Fashion Buying and Merchandising and a BS in Production Management from the Fashion Institute of Technology.