Looking Back, Looking Forward

As we prepare for the launch of STATE's Autumn/Winter collection, we wanted to share a look at the collections that have come before. In many ways, this next collection is...

Indie Style Blogs and Publications We Look To

Is it just us, or does style seem so guided these days? Some days it feels like we've all been anesthetized to our own tastes and predilections in favor of...

The KIDS Secret Catalog

Our sixth Secret Catalog comes with a theme: KIDS! We’ve known for quite some time that we would like to curate an SC filled to the brim with our favorite kids'...

Look of the Week - 9

ABBY KING (now, ALFORD!) Production Manager for STATE Athens, GA    CLOTHINGI am most often found wearing black on black. Here I am wearing a long sleeve t-shirt I made when I finally got tired...

STATE of mind - issue 9

OUR AUTUMN DRESSING The first day of Autumn has come and gone, and while some of us are still living in high heat and humidity, cooler temperatures and a new...

Winter Inspiration

A collection of images that get us excited about the upcoming season. The colors, textures, and styling in these photos and paintings are great places to start looking for inspiration...

Look of the Week - 8

JILL SAWATZKY Designer / tonychestnut Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada  CLOTHINGIt's no secret that I LOVE to layer. Right now, where I live (the Canadian prairies), we're in a total sartorial magic zone where...

STATE of Mind - issue 8

VERY SMALL MAGIC  We’ve been working on the KIDS Secret Catalog for quite some time: surrounded by kids, making a catalog for kids and people who love kids, looking at objects formed...

Interview with Fringe Association

Recently I was interviewed by the Brilliant Katrina Rodabaugh for Fringe Association, one of my favorite blogs to visit weekly. Click here to see the interview on their site, or...

Look of the Week - 7

EDLA MURPHY   Toddler / Studio Kid  Thomson, GA   In honor of the Secret Catalog KIDS issue launching on Monday, we thought a tiny LOTW was in order. Edla (it's...

STATE of Mind - issue 7

LIFE IMITATING ART We're endlessly fascinated by the physical presence of people who make things that are, to use Plato's words,"good, true, and beautiful."  Perhaps we feel the place beauty emerges...

Look of the Week - 6

CONNIE MATISSE / @conchitarosita  Creative Director at East Fork Pottery   Asheville, NC     Since becoming pregnant with my first baby gal in 2014, my wardrobe choices have been limited to pieces that fit...

STATE of mind - issue 6

EDMONIA  LINDSEY GLASS  I'm going to tell you a story, one that Nate Dimeo, the creator of The Memory Palace, told me. I's about the things we can see and the things we can't. Take, for...

Where We Are

We love the concept of Moon Lists, a monthly interview forum that asks artists of all kinds a set of questions. Originally formatted by Sam Abell, this set of questions is...

Look of the Week - 5

TORY GIARDINA  / Victory Gardens (the video above!)Musician /  Physician Assistant  Brooklyn, NYC     CLOTHING: My STATE denim smock is my absolute favorite piece of clothing. I can throw it on over any outfit and not...