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Meeting Tim Gunn on Project Runway after winning a contest

Winning the Contest to meet Tim Gunn on Project...

Chris Donovan

When I graduated from the Masters program at Polimoda in Italy I asked my teacher where I should work after school. Very nicely I was told it would be extremely...

Winning the Contest to meet Tim Gunn on Project...

Chris Donovan

When I graduated from the Masters program at Polimoda in Italy I asked my teacher where I should work after school. Very nicely I was told it would be extremely...

Draping when designing shoes

Draping when designing shoes

Chris Donovan

I've spoken about the shoe lasts before and how important they are to both the  design and comfort of the shoe. The last can also be an integral part of...

Draping when designing shoes

Chris Donovan

I've spoken about the shoe lasts before and how important they are to both the  design and comfort of the shoe. The last can also be an integral part of...

Patrick Kelly: Runway of Love at the Peabody Essex Museum

Patrick Kelly: Runway of Love at the Peabody Es...

Chris Donovan

I was invited to the pre-opening of the new exhibit at Peabody Essex Museum Patrick Kelly: Runway of Love. The exhibit celebrates the career of Patrick Kelly , born in...

Patrick Kelly: Runway of Love at the Peabody Es...

Chris Donovan

I was invited to the pre-opening of the new exhibit at Peabody Essex Museum Patrick Kelly: Runway of Love. The exhibit celebrates the career of Patrick Kelly , born in...

June in Florence then it must be Calcio Storico

June in Florence then it must be Calcio Storico

Chris Donovan

Living in Florence Italy while I was in school gave me the chance to see Florence in a whole different way. One of my best memories of my time there...

June in Florence then it must be Calcio Storico

Chris Donovan

Living in Florence Italy while I was in school gave me the chance to see Florence in a whole different way. One of my best memories of my time there...

Made in Italy , Synonym for Luxury

Made in Italy , Synonym for Luxury

Chris Donovan

When I was in school for my masters at Polimoda Fashion Institute in Florence Italy, as students we had the chance to visit the factories to see how the shoes...

Made in Italy , Synonym for Luxury

Chris Donovan

When I was in school for my masters at Polimoda Fashion Institute in Florence Italy, as students we had the chance to visit the factories to see how the shoes...

shoe sketch

How an idea goes from Sketch to Shoe

Chris Donovan

I've been sketching shoes since I saw a classmate wear a pair of platforms to school in the 70's. They seemed like a piece of art to me, like a...

How an idea goes from Sketch to Shoe

Chris Donovan

I've been sketching shoes since I saw a classmate wear a pair of platforms to school in the 70's. They seemed like a piece of art to me, like a...