Studio Visit: I Pezzi Dipinti

Gabriella Imperatori-Penn

An afternoon at designer Cathryn Collins’s downtown New York City atelier

Cult status. That term is thrown around a lot in fashion. But it’s apt praise for New York–based designer Cathryn Collins. The niche that Collins’s I Pezzi Dipinti brand of furs, sweaters, and scarves occupies may be narrow, but the love (obsession even) runs deep. Her clients tend to be always-back-from-somewhere women of opaque extraction who may work in fashion or just dress like it. (Lik...