Occupation: Fashion designer at Peggy Noland Kansas City
Current neighborhood: Pendleton Heights
What career would you choose in an alternate reality? Queen
What was the last local restaurant you patronized? YJ’s Snack Bar
Where do you drink? I don’t.
Favorite arts organization: Lighton International Artists Exchange Program
Favorite place to spend a significant portion of your paycheck: Halls perfume counter
What local phenomenon do you think is overrated? None! I don’t think it’s ever bad when people are excited about things, even if it’s something I’m not excited about. If it’s not for me, I just don’t go. But that doesn’t mean it’s overrated.
Where do you like to take out-of-town guests? Füd
Finish this sentence: “Kansas City got it right when it … ” Built the Performing Arts Center.
What TV show are you embarrassed to admit you watch? Dr. Phil. I know, I know.
__________ takes up a lot of space in my iTunes: Pop music
Celebrity you’d like to take on a gondola ride: Khloé Kardashian
Favorite person or thing to follow on Twitter: Matthew Huff (@yoforilldo)
What subscription — print, digital, etc. — do you value most? WWD
What was the most important thing you learned in school? Learning to follow through.
Finish this sentence: "People might be surprised to know that I …" Am a big-time homebody.
Describe a recent triumph: Directing a movie!
Noland’s boutique is located in the Crossroads District. Her video project is on display at the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art at Johnson County Community College.