Born and raised in Southampton, NY, Rose spent her childhood exploring the tidal waters and maritime forests of the East End. After graduating from Parsons School of Design in 2003 with BFA in Fashion Design she went on to design for Abercrombie & Fitch, J. Crew, Madewell, and in 2008 founded Play, a knitwear based yoga wear line. In 2011 Rose closed her business in order to pursue more creative endeavors. After forecasting trends in color for Pantone and WGSN she decided to go back to school to better understand space and how to create it. Rose received a graduate degree at Rhode Island School of Design in Interior Architecture. She now resides in Sag Harbor offering interior architecture and design services as well as spending time in her studio painting.