About Brooks

BrooksPortraitDiscover what women have been saying about collectable designs from Brooks.

“Only custom couture assures individuality, fit, and value. Working with Brooks is like having a best friend who happens to be a fashion designer.”

A professional member of the Fashion Group International, Brooks understands the lives of contemporary women. Her designs reflect a continuing evolution of fashion sense, reflecting what works today.

In the comfort of a private dressing area, a proper fitting provides Brooks with everything she needs to know. Then, together, you’ll explore the possibilities and fabrics needed to create your Brooks original.

Brooks Ltd was founded in 1976, the dream of the sole designer and visionary, D. Brooks, a Colorado native. Educated at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York, Brooks draws inspiration from the world around her. As a professional fashion designer or couturier, her awareness of advances in fabric technology as well as changes in fashion influences and lifestyle keep her a step ahead. The newest trends are woven into her ever-changing collection.

An independent boutique owner since 1974, Brooks also sold her clothing designs nationally to Saks Fifth Avenue and others. In 1976 she pioneered a salon trend by opening a designer boutique within Neusteter’s, a long-time high-end Denver department store. From 1979 through 2001, savvy women frequented her Cherry Creek North boutique, a Mecca for the well dressed and in-the-know. Since 2002, clients make their appointments individually in Brooks private atelier in LoDo.

A breast cancer survivor since 1990, Brooks’ determination to succeed and serve hasn’t been diminished by her experience. As a result, she’s more empathetic and understanding of women’s needs. A frequent designer featured at “A Day of Caring”, a fund raiser for breast cancer research, she gained statewide recognition of her contributions to this celebrated event.