Welcome to 12 to Watch in 2012, a new web series profiling some of New York’s top minds doing innovative things with technology and design.
Meet Becca McCharen of Chromat, an up-and-coming fashion line based in Brooklyn. Ms. McCharen, an alumna of the University of Virginia School of Architecture, uses her training as an architect to create intricate clothing designs showcase angular, precise construction. Since the line began in 2008, Chromat designs have been photographed for magazines like Nylon, Vogue Italia, and Time Out, and worn by celebrities like Nicki Minaj, Nicole Sherzinger, and Kim Kardashian. Read More