Posts tagged menswear
EP/013 THE DESIGNER // HERON PRESTON
 
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EP/013: THE DESIGNER HERON PRESTON

RECORDED: 11.06.18 PUBLISHED: 11.28.18

BROOKLYN, NEW YORK // 40.6782° N, 73.9442° W

HERON PRESTON

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As the man behind his namesake label, Heron details how he and Virgil Abloh became friends, signing to New Guards Group, the distribution company that launched his brand, and if Kanye has lost his marbles.

“This whole streetwear thing that’s happening; it’s such a boys club still.”

 
 
EP/012 THE TECHNICAL DESIGNER // WILLIE NORRIS
 
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EP/012: OUTLIER’S SENIOR MENSWEAR DESIGNER

RECORDED: 111.05.18 PUBLISHED: 11.14.18

BROOKYLN, NEW YORK // 40.6782° N, 73.9442° W

WILLIE NORRIS

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Willie is a technical designer at Outlier. We discuss his tenure at Maria Cornejo, the difference between apparel and “fashion”, tradeshows he frequents and his obsession with Ebay.

“People will write in ‘Why is the waistband curved or why is it straight.” These really specific technical questions that you would never the customer would be into.”