How Do Designer Collabs Work? Tabitha Simmons Explains
It may seem like everyone is doing collaborations these days (because they are), but all fashion collabs are different. Sometimes, one party is more involved in the design process than the other, or the designer doesn't have much creative freedom. Sometimes collaborators are chosen just to drum up publicity, and sometimes it's more than that.
Toms Is Finally Launching a Full-Scale Shoe Donation Program in America
Toms has given out over 10 million of pairs of shoes in over 60 countries--but hasn't done much within the US. Until now. Founder Blake Mycoskie tells us about the "one for one" company's new American initiative.
A Chat with the Toms Shoes Artist Who Is Currently Living in a Box While Hosting the World's Longest Google Hangout
Longtime Toms collaborator Tyler Ramsey is taking personal orders from his glass box on Abbot Kinney Blvd. No, he's not going to the bathroom in there. But we asked.
Tracy Feith Resurfaces To Design for Toms Shoes
Remember Tracy Feith? The designer was an early favorite of Michelle Obama's, his Target collection was a hit, and he had standalone boutiques in New York and L.A...until he inexplicably fell off the face of the earth back in 2010. His boutiques closed and it turned out he owed over $200,000 to landlords in NYC and Montauk. While we still don't know the reason behind his mysterious disappearance from the fashion business, the designer seems to be making a comeback. For real.