Forbes 30 Under 30: Carly Cushnie Talks Designing Clothes for Michelle Obama

28-year-old Carly Cushnie, half of the fashion label Cushnie et Ochs, was just named one of Forbes' 30 Under 30.

Cushnie and Michelle Ochs met while studying at Parsons and started their company in 2008. “Our aesthetic is very sexy—but strong—with a minimal edge,” Cushnie tells Forbes.

Watch the video above where Carly Cushnie talks designing for Michelle Obama, who is a fan of the label, along with Alicia Keys and Reese Witherspoon.