Laura Pitcher

Fashion

How to make hand-painted denim with Juliet Johnstone

The artist turned designer's custom jeans caught the eye of Bella Hadid and sell out in minutes on Instagram. Here, she tells us why her signature pieces transcend fashion.
Laura Pitcher
17 hours ago
Culture

How Black diviners in the fashion industry balance creativity and magic

Whether training to be a priestess or tending to "witch duties", Porsche Little, Bria Scott and Akua Shabaka share the importance of their spiritual practice in everyday life.
Laura Pitcher
9.1.20
Fashion

Michaela Stark designs lingerie that celebrates the body in all its forms

The Australian artist’s handmade pieces and intimate self-portraits subvert traditional ideas of what's considered flattering.
Laura Pitcher
8.17.20
Culture

Meet the New York creatives distributing protest kits on the frontlines

Photographer Sophia Wilson has collaborated with Procell to create 'City Kits' filled with vital supplies for Black Lives Matter protesters.
Laura Pitcher
6.18.20
Fashion

Investigating the fashionable masks of the future

As face coverings become mandatory around the world, designers are working to make protective equipment more wearable.
Laura Pitcher
5.19.20
Fashion

Is it safe to buy vintage online while social distancing?

An expert weighs in on whether you should click purchase on that Depop order.
Laura Pitcher
4.3.20
Fashion

Susan Fang’s surreal bubble accessories remind us that nature connects us all

The designer’s latest collection takes us on a journey into the mountains of Xinjiang, in Northwest China.
Laura Pitcher
3.31.20
Fashion

How climate positivity could revolutionize the fashion industry

The new term, proposed by the Slow Factory Foundation, encourages scalable solutions rather than empty promises of 'sustainability'.
Laura Pitcher
3.4.20
Fashion

Rui Zhou's knit lingerie explores our intimate relationship with skin

The Chinese designer's nude cutout bodysuits in her latest collection, 'Adrift', are a surreal celebration of all shapes, sizes and colors.
Laura Pitcher
2.20.20
Photography

This intimate photo series explores queer PDA

Kadar Small uses photography to normalize what it means for the queer community to show affection in public spaces.
Laura Pitcher
2.14.20
Fashion

Hardeman is the horny denim brand exploring sex positivity

Designer Sophie Hardeman hosted a speed dating show at NYFW, in partnership with non-monogamous and sexually-fluid dating app Feeld.
Laura Pitcher
2.10.20
Fashion

Happy99 creates futuristic clothing for a post-consumer world

Dress like your favorite video game character in the latest physical drop from the almost entirely virtual clothing brand.
Laura Pitcher
1.24.20
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