Janet has been involved with nearly every aspect of children's fashion for over thirty years. Graduating from Fashion Institute of Technology , New York, with a degree in children's wear design, she has been working continuously in the industry ever since. Janet has designed kid's apparel and products for a wide range of clients in the United States and South America. As a photo/journalist she has written and photographed for major fashion and trade publications, following the latest trends by attending literally every season of international trade fairs. Her exposure to the global market enable her to bring relevant, selective information to Kids a la Mode magazine. In her "spare time" Janet teaches swim lessons to children and adults.