Hand-drawn design sketches are becoming a rarity in this business. As people become more comfortable using advanced computer software to design, I begin to wonder if the specialized skill of drawing by hand is becoming a lost art.
The New York loft studio (above) of artist Ruben Toledo, is awash in natural light from celestory windows. You can see why Nordstroms found it a compelling location for its Fall 2010 catalog shoot. I'll take the studio and the dress!