As a designer who works in New York, I have always fantasized about the life of an explorer, travelling to places where there's no wifi, no advertisement of any sort, no starbucks, and no pollution by humans. What life would be like to blend harmoniously with nature? What inspiration would I get to explore palpable and tangible living things than to sit in front of a computer using the internet 'explorer' or
Kai D.'s Spring 2013 collection features timeless utilitarian inspiration from vintage fishing, safari, military garments using soft washed cotton twill, chambray, and pigment linen cotton twill. The Greeson Jacket has large inside pockets for iPad and documents. The khaki cotton blazer has artisal stitches around the armhole. In addition, Kai D. works with local tie makers to create the bowtie and tie collection using polka dots, floral cotton, and camouflage cotton. The overdyed camouflage pant is created by combining a vintage camouflage ripstop pant, an olive flight pant, and a vintage work pant.