Grit & Grace

Norma Kamali on Survival Instincts & Protecting 53 years of Her Creative Visio‪n

With: Melissa Kiguwa

In the twenty-fourth episode of Grit & Grace, entrepreneur and host Melissa Kiguwa talks to iconic fashion designer Norma Kamali about her survival instinct and perseverance. Norma is best known for popularizing shoulder pads in the 80s; designing the red one-piece bathing suit worn by Farrah Fawcett in Farrah's famous 1976 poster, as well as, the bathing suit worn by Whitney Houston on the back cover of her 1985 debut album; and designing the popular Sleeping Bag Coat.