About The Designer: Claire Doody


Fashion can be bought. Style one must possess.

- Edna Woolman Chase

Copper Union is one of Portland’s up-and-coming plus size fashion labels designed by Claire Doody. With a diverse background in jewelry design, costuming, and fiber arts, Claire has focused her passion and drive into creating plus size separates that celebrate a woman’s curves with style and attitude. Her strong understanding of textiles and fit techniques set her apart from current plus size lines on the market.

Copper Union is dedicated to designing and producing quality plus size separates here in Oregon. Her garments are available in local boutiques including Amelia and Union Rose. Join Claire as she sets a new standard for plus size fashion in Portland and beyond.

Press & Interviews

Portland Monthly Feature, 2016
Portland Mercury SOLD OUT, Spring 2016
SKORCH Magazine
MOD Fashion Week Review
Portland Mercury SOLD OUT, Spring 2014
Eyes & Edge Interview
Portland Mercury MOD Blog

Photo by: Suma Jane Dark

Photo by: Suma Jane Dark