Meet the Artist Making Tie-Dye Cool, Not Crunchy

Meet the Artist Making Tie-Dye Cool, Not Crunchy

Syroka’s magnetic technique separates itself from the tie-dye pack. His pieces are typically color-blocked. His pants, created from pairs of white Wrangler jeans that, according to Syroka, “make everyone’s butt look amazing,” evoke a groovy stained-glass effect in hues of dandelion and aqua and poppy. Other pairs in oranges and yellows, purples and blues, are […]
Meet the Designer Making Fantastical Corsets Out of Upholstery

Meet the Designer Making Fantastical Corsets Out of Upholstery

When she began to make tapestry-based pieces, Mallison would scout flea markets and thrift stores. (Using secondhand fabric was something she had learned at her program at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, which encouraged students to repurpose materials. “I was...