Laurie Wright &
Laurie Wright &

Laurie Wright '04

M.Ed. ’04 (College of Education and Human Development)
Alumni Association Member

About Modern Envy Apparel
We source, manufacture and design products (apparel (specialize in socks), stuffed animals, coins, pins etc.) . We sell DTC online and at the Minnesota State Fair. We also create custom products for other businesses.

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About Laurie
Laurie Wright grew up in Stillwater, Minnesota and adventured to the University of Minnesota to obtain her Masters Degree in Education. After college she moved to San Francisco, California, where she became a teacher. She taught 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th grade. After teaching for 4 years, she followed her passion and began her career in the fashion industry. She worked for FIDM and Westfield Shopping Centers before creating her own apparel brand, Modern Envy Apparel. Over the years she has been involved in several fundraising events, ran marathons, co-hosted/directed fashion shows and has been actively involved in her community. In 2015, she was lucky enough to get a booth at the Minnesota State Fair and is now actively doing pop-up events in the Twin Cities Area. in addition, she and her business partner create, source and manufacture products for other businesses.