Tuesday, September 1, 2009

Double Threat

Why The Olsens are Terrific Designers, People

Source: NY Mag The Cut

"Barneys fashion director Julie Gilhart loves the Olsens. Bergdorf Goodman chief executive Jim Gold loves the Olsens. Women love the Olsens. [Consider] The Row's leather leggins, because they are buttery soft, ass-shaping, trendy-but-not-too-trendy amazingness that look fierce with a loose-fitting top and the right jewelry. Gilhart calls The Row "perfect." Gold explains, “I think the way to think about The Row is that it offers the perfect blank — the perfect schoolboy blazer, the perfect leather leggings, the perfect peacoat. So many designers are intent on the next great trend that some of the basics are neglected.”

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Loved this article from New York Magazines The Cut.

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