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Ruffian Spring 2014

by Alex R. Travers Allow me to offer some insights into the wonderful world of Brian Wolk and Claude Morais, the designer duo behind New York-based label Ruffian. For starters, their last few collections have been markedly different from their earlier ones. If you’ve read Françoise Sagan’s 1955 novel, Bonjour Tristesse, which their Spring 2014 collection …

Fashion Week: Day 3

by Alex R. Travers Ruffian For their Fall 2013 collection, Ruffian boys Brian Wolk and Claude Morais revisit the 19th century Bowery, where vice and entertainment thrive. But some of the romantic images they try to marry with their current collection stumble upon each other. Rather than accent the prints, hats and tassels clash over …