Day: June 16, 2010

The Mid West Maverick: Borris Powell

Gozamos June 16, 2010
Photography courtesy Ben Nelson and Giuliano Correia
It’s a love fest at Borris Powell’s studio.
The evening I visited him, his friend and colleague Erin Creaney of 808 Studios has dropped by to coo over the gorgeously draped dresses that will be his Spring/Summer 2010 line insisting, “I want to wear them now!” while clients keep calling his phone and begging for his attention. He greets me with a hug and a huge laugh as he juggles everyone clamoring after him. In the midst of all the flurry, Borris acts as the ever-glittering center of this universe. I get the feeling that tonight is not an anomaly. Every day is a love fest here. Read more