Ms. Kao, who was born in Los Angeles but raised in Kansas came to NYC in 1999 to enroll in the Fine Arts program at NYU. During her time at this university Jen came to the conclusion that she wanted to focus on art that people can not only see but touch as well. This realization prompted her to obtain a graduate degree in fashion design from Parsons. Her eponymous collection made its debut for the 2008 Spring season to critical acclaim and these boots would make any club kid proud.
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