N’East Illustrated, Vol. 36

I couldn’t be more proud of my friend Antonion Ciongoli. His new collection for Eidos Napoli, titled “The Correspondent,” is stunning, as is the collection’s lookbook. Antonio has created a range that is elegant yet comfortable, classic yet individual, tailored yet unstuffy. This photo and the pieces in it are a great example of how the collection is reminiscent of the past, yet feels modern and natural. Read more »

Sweated & Vetted: Outdoor Voices

Outdoor Voices, founded by Parsons Design grad Tyler Haney in 2013, is having a bit of a moment. After a wave of positive coverage for OV’s first big release last fall, GQ declared them “New York’s Coolest Fitness Brand” in May (not bad for a company based in Austin, TX) and the Wall Street Journal just highlighted them in a feature about the resurgence of well-made, classic athletic gear. With an extensive women’s line and a growing men’s department, OV focuses on understated, US-made workout gear that straddles the line between athletic and casual clothing. Read more »