Artist Minute – Diko Pekdemir-Lewis, Fashion Designer

July 21, 2021

The Who’s on the Move Artist Minute is a quick, two-minute interview in support of the undeniable impact that the arts and local artists have on our communities. One of the main drivers of a strong local economy as well as attracting talent to a region is the critical role the arts has in our community. Please enjoy watching, listening and supporting our artists in this series. We welcome you to share these videos with your business contacts and friends through social media.

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Artist Minute – Diko Pekdemir-Lewis, Fashion Designer

Anton & Maxine is an independent U.S. label for handmade clothing, founded by owner and fashion designer Diko Pekdemir-Lewis. Since 2014 she has provided creative modern handmade clothing for women of all ages. All Anton & Maxine garments are well designed, handmade in limited quantities with pure dedication to craftsmanship. Every step from designing, pattern making, cutting and sewing happens inside her studio in Columbia, South Carolina.

The core of Anton & Maxine’s design is a minimalist aesthetic with attention to fine details.