Hot Designer’s New Tableware Collection Makes its International Debut in Houston

Surrounded by the museum quality antiques and paintings that fill Courtney and Christopher Sarofim’s elegantly understated River Oaks home, the charming Adam Lippes allows that he is every bit as enamored of home decorating as he is of fashion design. Thus, it was no surprise that during this midday fete he was introducing his line … Read more Hot Designer’s New Tableware Collection Makes its International Debut in Houston

Belle Smith makes jewellery from discarded pistachio shells

Central Saint Martins graduate Belle Smith combines discarded pistachio shells with precious metals to create her jewellery pieces. London-based Smith creates a wearable textile with the repurposed waste shells, by attaching them to delicate necklace chains made from recycled silver and steel. She then shapes this textile into hollow spheres and tubes. Before being threaded onto the wire chains, each shell is … Read more Belle Smith makes jewellery from discarded pistachio shells

A Simple Accessory That Makes You Feel Like You’ve Got Your Sh*t Together

I was on the subway on my way to work the other day and the train was packed—I was standing, holding the pole, facing a woman who was seated (isn’t that the most awkward subway stance?). She got up to leave and I started to take her seat, which, by unspoken subway laws, was mine. But before … Read more A Simple Accessory That Makes You Feel Like You’ve Got Your Sh*t Together

Head to toe: Marco Zanini makes a shoe-in with a capsule clothing collection for Santoni

Marco Zanini’s 15-piece capsule collection for Milanese shoe label Santoni is captured in a limited edition book shot by Hill & Aubrey Restrained, quiet beginnings for new fashion ventures aren’t exactly de rigueur in 2017, but Italian designer Marco Zanini isn’t in the mood for frills and flashy statements. After years spent at the helm … Read more Head to toe: Marco Zanini makes a shoe-in with a capsule clothing collection for Santoni