Kara Birkenstock is your source for all things GLAM, AFFORDABLE, & LUXURIOUS! From dishing out celebrity fashion secrets on the Oscar Red Carpet to sharing the latest foodie finds and travel destinations, Kara is your GAL!
Kara is a TV Host, Style and Shoe Expert, National Brand Spokeswoman, Actress, and Model. As Fashion Editor for Positively Celebrity, Kara shares her love for accessible star style and tips on how to achieve the look for less! Kara also contributes to Your Coffee Break with her column “Your Gal Kara’s Hotlist,” where she highlights the latest lifestyle trends in Hollywood. Kara was a featured Style Expert on TV Guide Network’s Red Carpet “Fashion Wrap,” covering all the fashion hits and misses of today’s hottest celebs. As a Lifestyle Expert for the Pete & Brenda in the Morning Radio Show, Kara revealed her best GAL finds in the worlds of fashion, food, and travel in her weekly segment.
Kara has had the pleasure of working with renowned companies such as DSW Shoes, Acuvue Brand Contact Lenses, Johnson & Johnson, Target, Bare Minerals, Frito Lay and Intel. With her friendly and approachable style, Kara has been featured on TV Guide Network, Style, Access Hollywood and the KTLA Morning News, to name a few.
With a background in public relations, marketing, and event planning, Kara knows the business of fashion. Kara is at the pulse of the fashion industry, having represented world renowned brands and new designers alike. Kara has also produced galas and fashion shows for Los Angeles Fashion Week, launched celebrated restaurants, and coordinated events in the world of education and technology.
Coming from a family of chefs and international restaurateurs, Kara is also passionate about discovering the best in food, restaurants, and travel. Staying true to her Southeast Asian roots, Kara can’t resist spicy cuisine and adores exotic, tropical destinations.
Kara is of Thai and Filipina decent and lives in Los Angeles, CA. And yes, her real last name is Birkenstock!