Rachel Comey's fall/winter 2011 collection is full of beautiful prints and textures seen through her dresses, knits and even shoes. As a big fan of her footwear, I was especially excited to see new variations of her boot that introduced colorblocking, a curved heel, and the stiletto shape! Read on for our Q&A with Rachel Comey and check out photos from backstage and the show, and a clip of the final walk!
What's on repeat on your iPod?
Doug Shaw's Highlife.
Name 3 things that were on your inspiration board for this collection.
1. Mickey Rourke in The Year of the Dragon
2. Photos of bark
3. Flame stitch embroidery
What's your favorite piece you designed?
Flared cropped trousers!
Best snack for pulling pre-Fashion Week all-nighters?
Sushi and chocolate.
What's your secret to surviving NYFW?
Don't think too much!