the Blond(s) x Rootstein Rock!! The legendary mannequin pioneers Rootstein is launching a fabulously fly collection of male + female forms based on fashion designer Phillipe Blond. In true groundbreaking style, this marks the first time both genders have been inspired by a single subject.
“In partnering with The Blonds, Rootstein continues its legacy of embracing individuality that captures, reflects and communicates the brilliant transience of fashion at its most beautiful and thrilling. The figures wield a power of their own.”
The launch (event) will coincide with NYFW and will display a look back at The Blonds most recognizable creations as seen on the hottest bods on the scene. The retrospective will highlight the daring duo behind the label while paying homage to the mannequin maker. Other iconic Rootstein mannequins include a cast of celebrities that capture the spirit of the company. Other sculpted personalities include: Twiggy, Agyness Deyn, Pat Cleveland, Joan Collins, Susanne Barstch, and many more notable names. fdmLOVES ROOTSTEIN, written by Sarah A. Freiseis.
photo credit: Marco Ovando