I love sunny days!
I love sunny days!

I love sunny days!

Stephen Burrows has an absolute disregard for the established laws of color. Does a dress have a red top? He will make the sleeves lime, the middle peach - and he’ll add orange stockings for good measure. The strangest thing is, it works. NYT August 12, 1970

http://www.pinkclouds.com/the-find/burrows-nostalgia/

Something of a technician, Burrows was among the first to use seam stitching that shows—to eliminate hemlines and any stiff construction. Along with his constant investigation of new ways to cut and drape clothes, that makes him one of the more innovative designers in New York. Not just New York, Anywhere.

Bernadine Morris, The New York Times, November 11, 1977

From Stephen Burrows: When Fashion Danced available at Museum of the City of New York (In Stock Now) 

http://www.mcny.org/shop/

Must see fashion history!

In 1973, what started out as a benefit to restore the decaying palace of Versailles turned into a full-fledged designer face-off that would forever change the history of fashion. (Paper Magazine)

Vintage Stephen Burrows.  

Vintage Stephen Burrows.  

Photo by Charles Tracy

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/21/fashion/a-stephen-burrows-retrospective.html
Photo by Charles Tracy

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/21/fashion/a-stephen-burrows-retrospective.html
Alva Chinn in Stephen Burrows with the cast of The Wiz! #Classic
Alva Chinn in Stephen Burrows with the cast of The Wiz! #Classic

Alva Chinn in Stephen Burrows with the cast of The Wiz! #Classic

The Magical Designs of Stephen Burrows on Papermag.com

An interview with Daniela Morrera on Freedom, Fashion and Diversity ahead of the Stephen Burrows retrospective at the Museum of the City of New York opening on March 22nd.

A Stephen Burrows Retrospective

The designer, known for his disco-era look of rainbow jersey dresses, is once again having a moment.

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