Kelly Framel is a multi-media creative director based in downtown New York City. A classically trained artist from an early age, Framel began her career creating embroideries for Oscar dela Renta and Givenchy, jewelry for Marni, and later gowns for Michelle Obama and Marissa Mayer during her tenure as Design Director at Naeem Khan.
Following her time as designer, Framel segued into advertising campaign direction and styling for luxury brands like Tiffany & Co. and Chanel Haute Couture. Framel continues to create and directs a broad spectrum of fashion media for the modern age, from magazine editorials for clients like V Magazine and Elle to videos, brand books and marketing materials for companies as diverse as Lincoln Motor Co., World Gold Council, Van Cleef & Arpels, and NARS Cosmetics. Additionally, Framel is founder of leading webzine TheGlamourai and a partner inKIZMET, an agency that provides brand strategy and design direction to clients inentertainment, retail and hospitality