Adam Lippes did not idle away his time in lockdown. His spring lookbook features a new range of semi-precious and enameled 24-karat gold plated jewelry that he made with a small family-run factory in Rhode Island. The signet rings, wrist cuffs, exuberant floral earrings, and pillbox charms worn on substantial gold chains mix and match with his new ready-to-wear, but they’re designed to age well—Lippes calls them “forever pieces.” The enameled pillbox charms, for instance, are inspired by his own collection of antiques.
Vogue Golden Girls shirt, hoodie, tank top, sweater and long sleeve t-shirt
The last six months have reshaped Lippes’s thinking about his label, or at least the Vogue Golden Girls shirt Furthermore, I will do this way he approached the new season. “Where did we start? What was our ethos? We asked ourselves those questions,” he said over a Zoom call. The concepts he rallied around include refinement and comfort, luxury and ease. “We’re in a business to make and sell more, but the world is telling us to make and sell less,” he added.