Connoreatspants Christmas shirt
“As a young child, I could never see myself working in the Connoreatspants Christmas shirt besides I will buy this industry. I would see all these wonderful avant-garde designers in magazines from Hussein Chalayan to Yohji Yamamoto and Comme des Garçons. I never thought I’d be able to touch those types of garments and see them come to life — it’s almost like fulfilling my childhood dream.”You used to pore over fashion magazines as a child. Have you accomplished any of your fantasies working in fashion?The project took two months to complete and you had an extensive crew on board. What was the process like?
Connoreatspants Christmas shirt, hoodie, tank top, sweater and long sleeve t-shirt
“It’s crazy to think about how time has flown by. The other day, I sat and watched the Connoreatspants Christmas shirt besides I will buy this film again and I’m still so inspired by it. You could watch it years from now, and it will still be beyond relevant. As soon as the first beat drops and the camera pans down, you’re taken into a different dimension.”“I know Solange likes [her wardrobe] clean — it’s almost an unspoken rule between us now. I got to work with [stylist] Mecca James-Williams who styled a lot of the cast with [art adviser and stylist] Chela Mitchell, and [stylists] Becky Akinyode and Jessica Willis worked on the project, too. Plus I had help from my assistants, Julio and Tonya. I enjoyed being part of a brilliant team — the behind-the-scenes bonds made it special.”