Puppets and Puppets is a collaborative fashion venture. Carly Mark, as Creative Director and Publicist, partners with Ayla Argentina, who specializes in sewing and garment construction. This division of labor maximizes their unique fashion talents. Mark oversees art direction and collection themes, while Argentina's garment expertise and fashion history knowledge complement Mark's creativity, driving the brand's success and innovation.
In 2023, Carly Mark earned a nomination for the prestigious Fashion Trust US St. John Knits award in ready-to-wear fashion. This recognition underscores her talent and achievements in fashion design. The award is renowned for nurturing emerging talents, further emphasizing the impact of Mark's work.