Rowan Mersh is an unlikely couturier. However, with two fabric sculptures in the Victoria and Albert Museum, he deserves a tip of the hat from designers and artists alike. Having experimented with such mediums as wood, glass and even fire, Mersh began his affair with fabric in 2005 while studying at London’s Royal College of [...]
Monthly Archives: December 2008
Last Thursday, The National Arts Club hosted Fashion for Food. Organized by fashion designer Malcom Harris and Contemporary Art Curator Stacy Engman, the event was a marvelous menagerie of charity, couture and edgy artistic performances that — most importantly — raised money and awareness for a worthy cause: The Food Bank for New York, which [...]
1. VPL B-Fractional Bra, at La Garçonne. 2. Håkansson, The Scent, at Håkansson. 3. Mayle Romy Bag, at Mayle. 1. Acne Wool & Leather Gloves, at Acne Studios. 2. Moscot Sunglasses and Glasses, at Colette. 3. Zero + Maria Cornejo, Anya Dress at La Garçonne.
The denim-only collaboration between legendary Lanvin designer Alber Elbaz and Swedish downtown fashion collective Acne Studios debuted Thursday with a 28-piece collection of decadent denim dresses, trenches, jeans and shorts for men and women, now available at Barney’s New York and through Acne Studios.