Keith Dorsett: General Manager

Born on sunny Providence Island in Nassau, Bahamas, Keith Dorsett brings a certain charm and warmth to the Midwest. Always ready to help you look your “sharpest,” his passion for fashion wasn’t by accident. It was all by fate, And it travels back to when he was a wee-young boy!

  • As a child, Curious-Keith would admire his mother (a master tailor/seamstress) design and sew clothing. Inspired by her talent, he began to take his Father’s pants, bring them in, taper the legs and stroll into Town.
  • When Dorsett left the Island as a teenager, it was a track scholarship that brought him to Northern Iowa University.
  • As the only male in his Fashion Merchandising class, there was no issue when it came to his interest and perspective. Dorsett was influenced by his upbringing in the Bahamas, and created a plan that not only impressed his peers, but his professor.

Today, you can catch him at Heimie’s Haberdashery, as the General Manager and Senior Haberdasher! His tenacity and pure joy for what he does is evindent by a laugh you’ll notice each time you come in. You will never forget his distinct swagger and knowledge of Quality & Style complimented by his 5-Star-Customer Service is one of a kind concepts that follows Heimie’s rich history of clothing Ladies” and Gentlemen. Look through our wardrobes and pair our shirts and silk neckwear to fashion your individual look.

Keith Dorsett: General Manager

Julie Forsmark: Custom Manager – Inhouse Designer

Julie began her career at Heimie’s in 2010 as a tailor. Her desire to create unique designs led her to this opportunity to enhance her design skills. Julie’s keen sense of fashion and vision to see a “Better Dressed World” was quickly recognized. Based upon that vision, she was offered and accepted a Sales Consultant position by Anthony Andler, owner of Heimie’s.

  • Today, Julie keeps up to date on all current fashion trends, both domestic and international; to provide clients with ensembles they can be proud to be seen in.
  • As her fashion knowledge grew and reputation developed, Julie was named Senior Haberdasher
    on the sales floor at Heimie’s.
  • Currently, she is the lead for the Custom Clothing Division, Julie has been instrumental in expanding the offerings for the professional and discerning women’s lines of attire.
  • She maintains an enthusiastic attitude to creating looks based on the individual client. Julie’s relentless approach to customer service and satisfaction is unmatched.

Larry Calhoun: Haberdasher

Larry Calhoun, our newest addition to the Heimie’s team, brings to the table over 25 years of retail and wardrobing experience. His knowledge of fit, style and function is the foundation he uses to outfit his clients not just for their events, but for their lifestyles. Larry’s sense of style embodies colors, textures, accessories and an eye for detail, to achieve the desired look and feel for the wearer

Larry has given corporate dress-for-success seminars to companies such as BMO Bank, Pillsbury’s marketing department, and several University of Minnesota fraternities in the past ten years. “Getting people of all ages and occupations knowledgeable about style, professionally and casually, and supplying one-of-a-kind extraordinary service, are a few of my main goals.”


Jeffrey Caza: Haberdasher

One of the newest members of the haberdashers team. Jeff brings with him over fourteen years of retail experience. With his attention to detail, great customer service and his relationship building background. Jeff has been a perfect fit for our Wedding and Fine Tailoring departments.


Kathy Urness: Haberdasher

Kathy Urness joined Heimie’s in 2018 to continue her career in retail sales.

Kathy’s 25 years experience as a master barber, stylist and fashion industry sales person is the foundation for her ability to exceed customer’s expectations.

Her knowledge of our inventory, and keen sense of style coupled with empathy for her clients delivers a result that our customers are proud to be seen in and talk about.

Kathy is a twin cities native so whatever the season, event or occasion, she is ready to help you find the perfect style and outfit.