Typically, when celebrities strut the red carpet come award season, they have a designer’s name to tout for entertainment reporters on the sidelines. Well, now Yeah Yeah Yeahs frontwoman Karen O not only has a few red carpets to strut, but she also has a personal fashion designer to flaunt for that much-deserved spotlight. Good thing her work is finally available for public consumption:
Brand new Etsy shop “Joy1222” is the “ONLY PLACE IN THE WORLD TO BUY CHRISTIAN JOY!” announced O’s Brooklyn-based designer. Her pieces range from non-Target (and totes Urban Outfitters) prices of $50 to $100, but rest assured they’re:
100% ,ONE OF A KIND CHRISTIAN JOY PIECES. EXCEPT FOR PIECES LIKE TIGHTS, EACH PIECE IS SEWN AND PRINTED IN MY STUDIO IN BROOKLYN. THESE PIECES ARE MEANT TO REPRESENT MY WORK AS A COSTUME DESIGNER BUT ARE MORE WEARABLE. AS WITH MY COSTUMES, I EMBRACE THE IMPERFECTIONS THAT COME ABOUT WITH HAND PRINTING. EACH PIECE IS MEANT TO BE RAW AND FULL OF ENERGY.