ACID NYC


Designer Name:
Evelyn Luna and Scott Chester

Label Name:
ACID NYC

Website:
http://www.acidnyc.com/

“The Nolcha Shows provides independent designers the opportunity to show in an organized setting with professional guidance. We are so pleased that we found their services and are looking forward to presenting our newest looks on the runway!”

 

Background

Bronx NY born Evelyn Luna, the thirteen year designer and director of textiles at Diane Von Furstenberg ventured on to become Textile Production Manager at Victorias Secret Lingerie in 2003.

 

Shortly thereafter she began consulting independently for both companies and others in the fashion and home furnishing industry.

 

Brooklyn born Scott Chester opened ACID Studios in 1990 where he designed custom furniture, custom motorcycles and eventually art, small products and clothing. Scott AKA ‘ACID’ worked with Marvin Samel and Jon Drew to develop the ACID Cigar brand of premium, hand rolled cigars.

 

Evelyn and Scott met in 1980 while they both attended the H.S. of Art and Design, they would not meet again after graduation till 2001 where they immediately started working on projects together.

 

Their first project was to develop a graffiti inspired print, a custom painted leather jacket and a customized Mercedes Benz petal car for Diane Von Furstenberg’s “Crosstown Traffic” clothing line in Feb 2002 NYFW.

 

 

Vision

Museum quality prints for Men and Womens clothing.

 

Signature Style

Edgy fashion forward prints on wearable  body conscious designs featuring natural silks and high performance fabrics.

 

Influence

Hidden beauty in our surroundings.

 

 

If you could dress any celebrity who would it be and why?

Zoe Saldana and Jennifer Lawrence – They are both strong, dynamic actresses that look great in form fitting clothing! Daniel Craig and Vin Diesel – Action men that can carry any action movie with style. We’ve got them covered!

 

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