ARDEN WRAY

ARDEN WRAY

New post is up now! With ceramic artist Josephine Heilpern of Recreation Center. Take a look on Boots & Pine!

New post is up now! With ceramic artist Josephine Heilpern of Recreation Center. Take a look on Boots & Pine!

Josephine Heilpern and the city - from tomorrow’s post on Boots & Pine ACTUALLY FOR REAL. I’ve been so busy and gotten waylaid, but it’s coming and it’s a good’un.

Josephine Heilpern and the city - from tomorrow’s post on Boots & Pine ACTUALLY FOR REAL. I’ve been so busy and gotten waylaid, but it’s coming and it’s a good’un.

A portrait of my lovely pal Brooke, who owns the excellent shop Likely General in Toronto and makes witchy magic music under the name Loom

A portrait of my lovely pal Brooke, who owns the excellent shop Likely General in Toronto and makes witchy magic music under the name Loom

Josephine Heilpern of Recreation Center

Josephine Heilpern of Recreation Center

Guard puggle in rural Ontario last week

Guard puggle in rural Ontario last week

My friend Alex in Murfreesboro, Tennessee

My friend Alex in Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Blair on that same roadtrip

Blair on that same roadtrip

From an amazing girls road trip down to Woodstock a few years ago, back when I first ever visited the Catskills

From an amazing girls road trip down to Woodstock a few years ago, back when I first ever visited the Catskills

Artist Boychild before the Hood By Air show in February

Artist Boychild before the Hood By Air show in February

A shot of the totally stunning Betty Adewole before Hood by Air’s (another LVMH prize finalist) show in February

A shot of the totally stunning Betty Adewole before Hood by Air’s (another LVMH prize finalist) show in February

In the moments immediately preceding designer Chris Gelinas’s debut presentation of his label, CG.

In the moments immediately preceding designer Chris Gelinas’s debut presentation of his label, CG.

Another shot from backstage in the moments immediately before CG’s debut presentation. Designer Chris Gelinas is now a finalist for the LVMH prize.

Another shot from backstage in the moments immediately before CG’s debut presentation. Designer Chris Gelinas is now a finalist for the LVMH prize.

Designer Chris Gelinas is currently nominated for the hugely prestigious LVMH prize. I was lucky enough to be there before, during, and after his debut presentation in September of this year.
Here are some of his models in the moments immediately before the presentation.

Designer Chris Gelinas is currently nominated for the hugely prestigious LVMH prize. I was lucky enough to be there before, during, and after his debut presentation in September of this year.

Here are some of his models in the moments immediately before the presentation.

Amelie Mancini and her cat, Ladybird

Amelie Mancini and her cat, Ladybird

Artist Amelie Mancini in her studio - from tomorrow’s upcoming Boots & Pine

Artist Amelie Mancini in her studio - from tomorrow’s upcoming Boots & Pine