Meet the Maker: Mark McNairy
For the 14th event in our Meet the Maker series, we hosted influential menswear designer Mark McNairy in our Richmond, VA store. To mark the special occasion, we filmed Mark in his Garment District factory and talked with him about the inspiration behind his designs and the ever-changing nature of the menswear market. Video by Duncan Wolfe. For more info: http://bit.ly/1p0ZEoK
Meet the Maker: Assembly New York
Not too long ago we held our 12th Meet the Maker event with Assembly New York designer Greg Armas here in Richmond, Virginia. We sat down with the 2012 CFDA finalist and discussed his process of designing clothes for people who aren't scared to take risks, how L.A.'s "brand of cool" informs his clothes, and his plans for the future.
Meet the Maker: Apolis Nomad Market
The 9th installment of our Meet the Maker series brought brothers Raan and Shea Parton, founders of Apolis, and their traveling Nomad Market installation here to Richmond, Virginia. The Apolis Nomad Market is a traveling installation that presents product collection, stories, and films from Apolis Global, with a goal of connecting the local neighborhood to the global artisans behind the brand. Get...
Meet the Maker: Gitman Vintage
Gitman Brothers Vintage, the American heritage sport-shirt line, is one of the last remaining shirtmakers that bases its manufacturing entirely in America. As part of our Meet the Maker series, Chris Olberding welcomed us behind the lines into Gitman's Pennsylvania factory and talked to us about the evolution of the brand, what it takes to make a great shirt, and how to keep those great shirts fre...
Meet the Maker: Steven Alan
We recently held our 10th Meet the Maker event with Steven Alan. He travelled to Richmond, Virginia to introduce his fall collection and meet and chat with an audience of fans from all over. He talked to us about his love for photography, passion for great product, and learning about the fashion industry all before launching his eponymous brand, stores and showroom. Video by Duncan Wolfe