Delia Folk started her career in the fashion industry by interning at Versace in Men’s Wholesale. After graduation, she worked at Barneys New York on the buying team in Cosmetics, Ready-To-Wear & Jewelry both for full price and off price channels.

While working in the buying office, she discovered and nurtured emerging designers, spotted the latest trends and gave insights into a career in the fashion industry. Delia is a sought-after speaker, having spoken on panels & given masterclasses at American Fashion System with ISEM, the Independent Jewelry Summit, Voray, ILOE Studios, Fairly Even Expo and Flourish & Thrive Academy. She has also judged design competitions at NY NOW. 

She is enthralled with the history of fashion and how the past affects the present. Going to market, meeting designers and hearing their inspiration firsthand along with attending fashion shows is what fuels her. 

1. Tomboy or girly?

2. When reaching in the fridge, you’re probably reaching for…

3. Stilettos or sneakers?

Tomboy growing up now leaning more towards girly-girl

Almond butter

Both! But probably stilettos