David Casavant Gives Archive Items at Dover Road Market in NYC – WWD

Dover Road Market and David Casavant are providing an opportunity to personal items worn by Rihanna, Pharrell Williams, Paul McCartney, Dua Lipa and Ye.

On Friday, the American style stylist, collector and marketing consultant will launch 26 items from his archive on the market to the general public for the primary time at Dover Road Market in New York Metropolis.

The items, introduced in 9 seems, embody runway objects from Prada, Calvin Klein, Helmut Lang, Jil Sander and Raf Simons collected over the past 20 years. It features a Raf Simons Patches bomber jacket from his fall 2000 assortment worn by Rihanna to an occasion, and Lorde on her Billboard cowl in 2014, Raf Simons’ “Consumed” tank high worn by Pharrell on the NBA All-Star Recreation Halftime present in 2018 with N*E*R*D, a Helmut Lang black leather-based and shearling jacket from the autumn 1999 assortment, and even Miu Miu males’s cotton striped boxer shorts. Costs vary from $150 to $13,000 and the sale will proceed till each merchandise is bought out.

“I considered it as a mixture of biggest hits from my archive in addition to the particular items that create a cohesive story and aesthetic all collectively,” Casavant stated. “I needed it to be one thing for the client to dream about carrying and that helped present context round every merchandise.”

Casavant needed the providing to be a mixture of generic classic finds to museum-caliber items, in addition to objects connected to celebrities’ large moments. “I like that there’s virtually a celeb memorabilia side to purchasing the piece on high of the actual fact the merchandise itself is a notable and uncommon merchandise in style historical past,” he added.

David Casavant Archive at DSMNY

One other look from the David Casavant archive sale at DSMNY.

Courtesy Photograph

Born in Tennessee, Casavant started gathering classic items at 13 years previous. He later moved to London and attended Central Saint Martins. He established his archive in 2013 and launched a e-book titled “David Casavant Archive” in 2018.

Casavant revealed that he had needed to promote items in his archive for a while and partnered with Dover Road Market to promote “in a extra intimate method,” he stated.

“I needed to start small and I needed to start out the place you purchase them bodily in retailer and never on-line,” he added. “Having to purchase the items bodily within the retailer provides a extra democratic in addition to a extra unique side as a result of it’s a must to truly go there with a view to see and purchase them. Dover Road Market is the proper match for me as they actually understood and have been excited in regards to the imaginative and prescient. Resale goes to be a staple to remain in style and I needed to have the ability to present them with the best type of what the thought of what resale might be like of their retailer.”

Leave a Comment