Behind the Scenes

Sketchbook: Isa Tapia

A glimpse at the fashion designer’s thought process by way of illustration.

The Matilda woven nappa leather slingback in Isa Tapia’s fall/winter 2017 collection.

Isa Tapia, Women’s Footwear Designer
New York

“In the world we live in today, everything is so digitized and designed that we lose sense of tactility. The way I sketch and write has a lot of feeling in it. When you look at it, there’s an emotional reaction.”


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