As the Earth rotates around the sun, we circle Manhattan and Brooklyn in search of new, talented designers. Here are the stars of 2011.
We looked badass in green with The Sway NYC and declared AANDD’s unisex creations the new It bags. Design duo Emily Cho supersized the clutch, while Camille Zarsky’s refined line oozed classic from the start.
Baubles and Accessories
After Andy Lifschutz’s rocky start to the year, turbands by Cult Gaia tied things up. The biggest trend to materialize was unexpected materials: Brianna Fano made it clear she’s here to stay with Lucite necklaces, Best Friends Brooklyn went for wood and glass, and Nido got geometric in porcelain.
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