Edie Parker Says Pass a Grass for Spring
September 13, 2016 - garden totes
Designer Brett Heyman’s collection of garden-inspired bags showcases her signature tongue-in-cheek style.
While one half of a American conform attention has a feet in a see-now, buy-now business, arrangement their tumble collections this New York Fashion Week, engineer Brett Heyman of Edie Parker is here to remind we that her collection is many unequivocally for spring.
The Manhattan-based Heyman, who launched her red-carpet favorite tag in 2010, crafted a collection of garden-inspired clutches, totes and Birkin baskets that strike we over a conduct with an Easter-esque theme, drizzling in dark yellow, baby pinks and sky blues, and sensuous imagery that usually seems to be blank a garden gnome.
GREENS: Edie Parker’s open 2017 collection. (Photos: Sam Reed)
If you’re thinking, “Florals? For spring? How original” — know that these aren’t your grandma’s garden-party motifs. Heyman’s impertinent sass shines through. Her signature streaked acrylic clutches are emblazoned with garden-themed double entendres: “Weed,” “Herb” and “Dirty” among them. “It’s always tongue-in-cheek,” pronounced Heyman with a smile. “We’re into a caprice and a amusement here.”
Imagery of cartoon-like mushrooms and ornately crafted strawberry clasps, that Heyman records were desirous by her collection of selected silk scarves from a 1970s, conjure images of Alice smirking somewhere in Wonderland. Especially with a lapse of a Birkin basket, that Heyman initial introduced final spring, a Sunday-picnic-in-the-park vibes are strong.
KEEP IT FRESH: Edie Parker’s open 2017 collection. (Photos: Sam Reed)
The juncture of cloying pastels opposite a PG-13 expressions was mirrored in a angular, brushed immaculate steel and streaked pink acrylic display, that was designed generally for Edie Parker by New York engineer Rafael de Cardenas. “We have this array of simplistic, heartless shapes and forms, though they’re malleable by a arrange of peach, flesh-toned acrylic,” pronounced Cardenas, who remarkable that he “clicked right away” with Heyman.
With a Emmys reduction than one week away, we’re expected to see some-more Edie Parker on a carpet. The designer, who remarkable she was “tickled” to see Mindy Kaling carrying a personalized bag during final year’s awards, remarked, “Most celebrities are flattering protected — they do a blacks and a nudes. But to emblazon a bullion confetti bag with your name unequivocally shows that she picked it and it was her personality, so that was one of my favorites.”
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