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WELCOME


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WELCOME


 

 

WE serve both big stores & small boutiques throughout the midwest region, showing the most up-to-date fashions & trends in children's apparel.  

 

The Chicago-based wholesale showroom carries clothing and accessories for babies and kids, size 0-16 years. During the fall and spring our team travels around the Midwest visiting all of the major fashion markets. 

Together, our show team has over 30 years of fashion experience. By combining our industry knowledge and dedication to best service, we provide a positive, professional experience for manufactures and  buyers.

 

Meet Our Team

 WHITNEY // PRESIDENT

Whitney Douglas Showroom was founded in 2011 by International Academy of Design and Technology graduate Whitney Douglas Weinstein. Originally from Sugar Land, Texas, Whitney has spent half of her life in Chicago, IL. With a B.A. in Merchandising Management and Fashion Business and seven years of experience managing a children’s wear wholesale showroom, she opened the doors to WDS! Every season Whitney strives to conscientiously seek new trends and brands for the Midwest.

Fun fact: “I love Chinese food!”

CHLOE // SHOWROOM MANAGER

Chloe graduated from Columbia College with a B.A. in Fashion Business.  She joined WDS in 2014 and leads the team each season as a manager and fashion trendsetter.

Fun Fact: "Celebrity gossip is my guilty pleasure!"

CECE // SHOWROOM ASSOCIATE

Originally from Chesterfield, Michigan, Chloe (a.k.a. Cece), brings many years of experience in the fashion industry to WDS. Including, her time spent interning with Nanette Lepore in New York City and studying in London and Paris, while receiving her B.A. in Textile and Apparel Product Development and International Studies from Western Michigan University. 

Fun Fact: Cece loves to hike and kayak. 

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TAYLOR // SHOWROOM ASSOCIATE

Taylor is a graduate of the Textile and Apparel Studies department at Western Michigan University. She began working at the Whitney Douglas Showroom in 2016. 

Fun Fact: Rosé All Day!