Left to my own devices, I'd live in jumpsuits. They're universally flattering, versatile, and, most of all, easy. I can't think of a single other wardrobe staple that's able to transition as seamlessly from pajamas to workday attire with a just few simple accessory swaps (it often only takes a pair of heels). Still, there are some styles that lend themselves to certain situations better than others. In designing my line, I kept this in mind to create a jumpsuit for date nights, another for lounging, and one for the office. The structured fabric and button details on this one make it perfect for nearly any workplace, from professional to creative—and I speak from experience when I say it has no problem making the shift to the couch with a movie and a cocktail.
In designing clothing, I collect countless prints and images as inspiration for each collection so that by the time it comes down to creating pieces, I have a fairly clear vision of what they'll look like. This was not one of those cases. I knew I wanted to create a velvet ...read more