Valerie Zimbal Fashions/Hats and Coats. Valerie Zimbal has over 26 years of intimate experience in the mink industry. Her expert knowledge of and passion for mink is practically in her DNA, as she is a 4th generation family member of Zimbal Minkery. As a young girl, she learned that dedication and endless hours went into the utmost care of these stunning, award-winning animals and she was captivated by the business which was cemented in an impenetrable family bond.
Jacob Olmedo, Artist in Residence
The dress below…. is the work of Jake's Cafe Artist-in-Residence, Jacob Olmedo. He is a student at IDEAS ACADEMY. The project above was based on how the twin towers fell on September 11. The collection of clothes was designed and made by Jacob Olmedo. Clothes modeled by Samantha VanWyk and Alexandria Wickland. Photography taken by Sarah Baughman, and Casey Campbell. We're excited to have Jacob join us for the remainder of his senior year and expect that he has a bright future in store. Click on the photo to see more!
He is currently raising money to hold a runway fashion show for his senior project. All contributions are tax deductible and may be made out to the Sheboygan Area School District and mailed to Jacob Olmedo ℅ Jake's Cafe 529 Ontario Avenue, Sheboygan, WI 53081