Jacques-Elliott Ties and Accessories by Elliot Aronow

Handmade ties and enamel pins designed with everyone in mind

Elliot Aronow is a man of many talents. The NYC transplant has worked in too many culturally influential industries to count, from publishing and music to television and fashion. The latter is where the assiduous character can currently be found, standing firmly behind his latest venture: Jacques-Elliott Ties and Accessories by Elliot Aronow. The ties come in a range of textures and styles able to …

Japanese-Influenced Ties by Kiriko

The Portland-based duo introduce a line of silk-lined ties inspired by a grandfather's style

As we’ve seen in previous products from the Portland-based project of co-founders Dawn Yanagihara and Katsu Tanaka, Kiriko holds a deeply personal connection to each of the pieces that they create. Take for example, the new Kazuyuki line of ties, which was named after Yanagihara’s grandfather, Thomas Kazuyuki Yanagihara. The new collection was inspired by a vintage tie found in Yanagihara’s grandfather’s closet. Using the …

Cerebella Design

Patterns found in nature under the lab microscope, turned into artistic accessories

If you’ve ever peered into a microscope, it’s likely that you’ve been wowed by the microscopic world of colors and texture; the patterns of nature caught under a lens. That was certainly the case for Ariele Faber, founder of Cerebella Design, a Vermont-based company that brings the visual wonders of biology to textiles. With the aim to provide an outlet for endless curiosity, while also …