As you know, this fall marked a busy, overwhelming time for the fashion world, but there is another event coming up that is of great and even grave significance: the election for America's next president.
During this time we wanted to use our social platforms also as a space to voice the American story that is familiar to us, with the hope it shows that with diversity comes unity. So, Carol and Humberto asked many of their designer friends to speak about the American experience and, if it applies to them, the immigrant experience to the States.
What does it mean to be an American? What does it mean to be an immigrant in America? Why is it important to get out and vote? We've been posting their responses on Instagram since the beginning of September with the hashtag #OCforVoting
. Days before the election, we share put down on paper everything they had to say.