Reprinted from girl scouts on 10/02/2012. Click here to see original piece.

It's Your Business - Runt It! Shabnam Rezaei

With the gift of a secondhand sewing machine, she made clothes for her family, and launched her Stop Staring! line of vintage-inspired fashions. Today, Alicia Estrada is the founder, CEO, and designer of her own fashion empire—and her dresses are worn by A-list celebrities!