Summer is officially here, which means the semester has ended for all my amazing assistants...and so off they go! Some to study abroad, some back to their hometowns for a bit.
Inspired by 'minimal figurative abstraction', Lucy and I collaborated on 5 one-of-a-kind tote bags. We were loving the shapes of our small leather cut-offs and decided to make something new!
Meet Anitra. You may know her images our relaunch party but we brought her back to talk Chicago, style and inspiration. She is a Chicago native and food photographer. She specializes in capturing the unattractive info and alluring scenes.
Over the last 6 months, I've been able to have the fun & revelatory experience of working with directors, Jason & Blue, as they work to share the story of CHC through a documentary.
Meet Andrew...you may recognize him from some bts photos from the last photo shoot. After seeing and experiencing his infectious attitude, we knew we needed to set up a stories shoot.
The topic arises too much not to address it.
Young company, young team….and yes, I hear about it! So frequently, that I felt I wanted to address it.
So about a year ago, Lucy endeavored to put together a capsule collection of leather goods.
While I guided her along in each phase of the process, the concept, construction and finality of this body of work is completely created by Lucy.
Meet Taylor, a talented musician (and fellow Columbia graduate :) We had him in studio yesterday for a story shoot, and here's what we got for you!
CHC was recently visited by the wonderfully talented Gerber Duo. The couple creates beautiful films and we are honored to get to work with them. Here are a few questions about their creative process we have to share with you.
A brand new year and a new year for the brand! January is always a month full of possibility and planning, and this year is no different.
Some of what we are excited about...