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On Leather, Legacy, and Infinite Possibility: An interview with Moore & Giles' Elizabeth Stroud

We're growing our community! As part of our Autotype Design Club, we asked our inaugural member ICON4x4 Founder Jonathan Ward to interview our newest: Moore & Giles' Elizabeth Stroud, VP of Bags and Accessories, on about her personal journey, what she values most in the brand, and what she looks for in design (and designers). Jonathan Ward: What about you personally, with the brand, how did you, why did you? ES: I grew up in Lynchburg, Virginia where we're based. Lynchburg is fairly small (with a population of roughly 80,000) and we had very little in the way of culture. There was never any question that I would leave, and my parents were 100 percent in support of that. I...
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I heart Irma Boom

This book never gets old for me, a modern classic printed in 2010. It seems to be the book I always grab when I'm pacing the studio. Maybe because it's BRILLIANTLY YELLOW or the print on the EDGE of the book makes me shout HALLELUJAH! The details are just too fun. It's like a movie you can watch over and over again. Thanks Irma! Thanks Knoll! Thanks National Endowment for the Arts, we a.l.m.o.s.t. lost you thanks to the current administration : / - Tu Pham
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