International fashion consultant, art director and image stylist Ashley Borders has worked with clients from a wide range of professional organizations, Improving their overall look and instilling them with a sense of confidence and pride in both their appearance and their work.
Ashley Borders has over fifteen years experience in the fashion industry. Starting at the age of sixteen, she launched her first fashion line, House of Borders, which was featured in University of Saint Andrews, Scotland’s DONT WALK Charity Fashion Show as well as Miss America Pageant and Pageantry magazine, among other print publications. Borders attended Wofford College on full academic scholarship for business and is a self-taught designer, seamstress and stylist. She credits her knowledge of the industry to an early obsession with fashion, art and design that first manifested in creating clothes for her Barbie dolls. After graduating Wofford in 2004 and already having an international fashion label under her belt, she relocated to Hamburg, Germany. Working with companies such as Jil Sander, Ashley Borders worked in high fashion, traveling between all of Europe’s fashion capitals.
In 2006 Ashley Borders moved to Dubai, United Arab Emirates where she took advantage of the entrepreneurial scene, creating her own business serving the film industry. As a film and television art director and wardrobe stylist, Ashley headed design on several award winning films and documentaries, including City of Life, The Neighbor, Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol, and a documentary for Dubai’s first public awareness campaign for women’s shelters - City of Hope. During her time in the Middle East, Ashley also launched another fashion label, Bedouin, which she designed and manufactured herself.
Ashley Border’s career in the film industry led her back to the United States - first to Los Angeles where worked on films such as Yellow and The Dark Knight Rises. While in L.A., Ashley expanded her services to celebrity styling, personal shopping, and interior design and later relocated to the niche market of Savannah, Georgia. Continually expanding her craft, Ashley has branched into working as a fashion editor and stylist for print editorial and as a personal image stylist for both private clients and corporations.
Since moving and relocating her family back to the South, Ashley Borders has been styling for GulfStream Aerospace’s marketing department, contributing fashion editor at South Magazine. Additionally, she serves the Savannah School of Art and Design as a celebrity and event wardrobe stylist as well as a corporate and costume designer for both the Savannah, Georgia and Lacoste, France campuses.
Ashley Borders has been named Savannah’s “Top 40 under 40”, serves as the Head of Fashion for Savannah’s Fashion Night Out and is a contributor for Georgia Public Broadcasting.
Ashley Borders wholeheartedly believes that everyone should embrace who they are, what they believe in and own their individuality.
Recently, Ashley has branched out into the Tv and Film world with roles both on a Bravo Internationally released TV Show, Southern Charm Savannah and a Hollywood Feature Film.