FROM LAID OFF WORKER TO FASHION DESIGNER!

 

When things got tough for Ricky Carr back in December after being laid off from an engineering firm…he did what he knew best…he got creative.

Carr says, “went from there and went back into school trying to get back into the engineering field I could not find a job…I made a skirt instead.”

Carr created a dashiki skirt for his wife Stephanie Carr who’s also a Fort Bend county prosecutor. She was so proud she posted it on Facebook and then….

“He kind of put it out there just testing the waters and things…I said we really have something here,” says Stephanie.

Ricky and Stephanie have been working non-stop to keep up with the orders. They also decided to expand Ricky’s newly discovered clothing line called Seventy Seven by Ricky Carr. There are now 6 designs.

Stephanie is once again very proud of her husband whom she married while he was a mail clerk…He worked his way up to the engineering firm and now his own clothing line – selling like hot cakes.


Seventy – Seven By Ricky Carr 

INSTAGRAM @Mr-S7p

832-687-7089 Ricky Carr

Email: 77wear@gmail.com 

14 Comments

  1. Felita Sykes July 15, 2016 5:48 pm 

    Fsykes@mail.com – how can I get that beautiful skirt that your wife is wearing ?

    • Ricky Carr July 19, 2016 6:40 am 

      Hello,

      Thank you all so much. Please send your questions to 77wear@@gmail.com. We will respond back with all the ordering information. Again, thank you so much for the support.

      -Ricky

  2. Anonymous July 15, 2016 5:58 pm 

    I can I purchase a skirt?

    • Ricky Carr July 19, 2016 6:40 am 

      Hello,

      Thank you all so much. Please send your questions to 77wear@@gmail.com. We will respond back with all the ordering information. Again, thank you so much for the support.

      -Ricky

  3. linda maxey July 15, 2016 9:54 pm 

    This couple is a dynamic team and will succeed at whatever God give them, truly are winners

    • Ricky Carr July 19, 2016 6:41 am 

      Thank you!!!!

  4. Anonymous July 16, 2016 9:29 am 

    This is so awesome!!

  5. Belinda Compton July 16, 2016 10:11 pm 

    What site and the price of the these skirts?.Thanks ps. Plus the sizes to choose from also.

  6. Gloria Smith-Matthews July 16, 2016 10:18 pm 

    Please send me emails on your designs and price list by email.

  7. Jessica Black July 16, 2016 10:20 pm 

    Not BIG on skirts or dresses…But watching Mr.and Mrs. Carr I would ROCK one! !!

  8. Arlease Graves July 16, 2016 10:25 pm 

    Please allow me the opportunity to volunteer to model your designs.

  9. Anonymous July 17, 2016 12:01 am 

    Love the print on the skirts and the couple!

  10. Ricky Carr July 17, 2016 10:03 am 

    Hello,

    Thank you all so much. Please send your questions to 77wear@@gmail.com. We will respond back with all the ordering information. Again, thank you so much for the support.

    -Ricky

  11. Brenda Sheppard July 17, 2016 11:30 pm 

    Love the story!
    God speed, and I’m going to purchase and promote your business…

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