A new year to unfold.
A new spirit.
More sensitive to texture and light.
Laura Schoorl is a designer based in California. For the past years she has been making custom bags and sandals, and recently released her first clothing range which she designs and makes in her Oakland studio.
Inspired by the pursuit and discover of the perfect source of leather from a small tannery in upstate New York. Leather and wool in simple shapes, each piece is handmade, unique and limited.
Hiroko honed her craft in London at the Royal College of Art, won a design competition and was offered a job in New York. In 2010 her employer relocated to France. She began designing and weaving her own custom textiles in Brooklyn, and she now lists Calvin Klein Home and Donna Karan New York as clients.
Yukinori Maeda (b.1971)
Lives and works in Japan. His work has been featured in multiple international exhibitions. Founder of Cosmic Wonder.
Philistine is a new New York/Barcelona based magazine focusing on lifestyle, art, interiors and fashion. David de Quevedo and Crista Leonard are editors of the title. David is based in New York and after studying interior design, he then worked for brands including Loewe, Fendi and Jason Wu. Crista has an educational background in photography and design and works in fashion and interiors and as a photographer and writer.