BACK IN 1976, WOMEN’S FASHION WAS ON A ROLL, DRIVEN BY A FLOURISHING YET CAUTIOUS READY-TO-WEAR INDUSTRY. SMOCKS, BLOUSES AND TUNICS WERE ALL THE RAGE…A FLURRY OF SILHOUETTES THAT CHRISTIAN RESTOIN WOULD SET OUT TO REVOLUTIONIZE. POSSESSING A DISTINCT TASTE LEVEL AND DISCERNING EYE FOR STYLE, RESTOIN INTRODUCED MEN’S SHIRTS INTO WOMEN...
Shying from the much-digested notion of heritage jeans, Mother is a play on opposites. A study in irony, it feels soft and nurturing, while presenting itself as stark and sexy. The term winks at the double entendres of what is, arguably, the second most powerful word in the English language…
"Our idea was to create a brand that captured the...
Mason by Michelle Mason
Born in Korea on Sep 30, 1971, Michelle Mason took a circuitous path to fashion design. A Fine Arts graduate of California State University Long Beach, she trained under Richard Tyler, where she got her first experience in the world of high fashion.
In 1994, she moved to London and became a fashion model for two years, learning fashion from the other side of the...
A reflection and celebration of the Southern California lifestyle, Gypsy05's visionary brand of effortless clothing for women, men and children exudes beauty and balance through feminine silhouettes.
Relaxed, yet articulate designs that are rich in color and detailing form the essence of Gypsy05. And at the heart and soul of the brand, exclusive dye techniques...
Launched July 2008, Current/Elliott has raised the bar for the denim standard. Born out of love for vintage denim and its Americana roots – from the washes to the range of fits and styles – the collection respects the history of denim and its timelessness. Each individual style pays homage to the importance that denim has played throughout American...
Since its inception in 2001, JOIE has successfully filled a void in the contemporary market. Unlike other brands, which are classification driven and offer single ideas such as denim or graphic tees, JOIE provides the modern, fashion savvy customer with a global wardrobe. Though the company got its start with signature cargos, today it is best known for...
She is the Native heart, she is all neon light,
she is a love child; she is a WILDFOX."
WILDFOX COUTURE is an American Vintage-inspired women's knitwear brand. Combining great style and unsurpassed quality, Wildfox has quickly gained a following amongst celebrities, trendsetters and top retailers worldwide.
Childhood friends Emily Faulstich and...
KBN by Kar-bn
Kar-bn was inspired by Kristin Ann Rudge's love for fashion and all things that sparkle.
Originally creating jewelry for herself, she soon discovered that others were attracted to her designs. Her jewelry infuses the luster of rough cut diamonds with the warmth of natural elements, woods and stones.
In 2008, Founder and Creative Director, Trish Wescoat Pound, sought out to build a fashion house that is the articulation of a global nomad’s mindset and lifestyle. Believing that the Haute Hippie woman is eclectic, chic, and well-traveled, her goal was to create a brand and a line of clothing that was not only edgy and sophisticated, but also practical,...